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Gilbert Frankau

(1884-1952), Writer

Sitter in 16 portraits
A best-selling author of the 1920s and 1930s, Frankau made his name with Peter Jackson, Cigar Merchant (1920), which drew on the family cigar business. Other novels such as Masterson (1923) were popular in their time, but it is chiefly for his war poetry that he is known today.

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Gilbert Frankau, by Flora Lion - NPG 6313

Gilbert Frankau

by Flora Lion
oil on canvas, 1923
NPG 6313

Gilbert Frankau, by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé - NPG x29755

Gilbert Frankau

by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé
gelatin silver print, 7 April 1920
NPG x29755

Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84186

Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 28 August 1920
NPG x84186

Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x75173

Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 28 August 1920
NPG x75173

Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x75174

Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 28 August 1920
NPG x75174

Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x31187

Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 12 November 1937
NPG x31187

Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x31188

Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 12 November 1937
NPG x31188

Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x31189

Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 12 November 1937
NPG x31189

Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x31190

Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 12 November 1937
NPG x31190

Susan Lorna Frankau (née Harris); Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x31194

Susan Lorna Frankau (née Harris); Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 12 November 1937
NPG x31194

Susan Lorna Frankau (née Harris); Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x31195

Susan Lorna Frankau (née Harris); Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 12 November 1937
NPG x31195

Susan Lorna Frankau (née Harris); Gilbert Frankau, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x31196

Susan Lorna Frankau (née Harris); Gilbert Frankau

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 12 November 1937
NPG x31196

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Gilbert Frankau

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print
NPG x89282

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Gilbert Frankau

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative
NPG x100087

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Gilbert Frankau

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1943
NPG x13560

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Gilbert Frankau

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 1951
NPG x89291

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