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Robin Craig Guthrie

(1902-1971), Painter

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 20 portraits
Robin Guthrie was born in Harting, Sussex, the son of James Joshua Guthrie (1874-1952), also an artist and writer, and the founder of the Pear Tree Press. He studied at the Slade School of Art (1918-22) under Philip Wilson Steer and Henry Tonks and from 1923 exhibited with the New English Art Club; later his work was shown in the Goupil Gallery and at the Fine Art Society. His draughtsmanship was admired from early in his career and in addition to painting and drawing landscapes and portraits he undertook book illustrations, including his father's A Wild Garden (1924).

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Adam Fox, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6506

Adam Fox

by Robin Craig Guthrie
crayon
NPG 6506

Sir Julian Sorell Huxley, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6509

Sir Julian Sorell Huxley

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pen and ink and crayon, 1930s?
NPG 6509

Sir Barry Vincent Jackson, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6510

Sir Barry Vincent Jackson

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil, pen and ink and crayon, 1930s?
NPG 6510

James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6513

James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil, pen and ink and crayon, 1930s?
NPG 6513

David Lloyd George, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 3261

David Lloyd George

by Robin Craig Guthrie
chalk, 1934
NPG 3261

Robin Craig Guthrie, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6507

Robin Craig Guthrie

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil, pen and ink on paper laid on card, circa 1936
NPG 6507

Edward Verrall Lucas, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 3934

Edward Verrall Lucas

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pen and ink, 1937
NPG 3934

Sir Giles Gilbert Scott, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 4162

Sir Giles Gilbert Scott

by Robin Craig Guthrie
chalk, 1937
NPG 4162

Sir (Arthur) Beverley Baxter, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6504

Sir (Arthur) Beverley Baxter

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil, pen and ink and crayon, 1937
NPG 6504

Sir Desmond MacCarthy, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 3936

Sir Desmond MacCarthy

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil, 1938
NPG 3936

Geoffrey Dawson, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6505

Geoffrey Dawson

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil, pen and ink, crayon and white chalk, 1939
NPG 6505

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6508

Leslie Hore-Belisha, Baron Hore-Belisha

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pen and ink and crayon, 1939
NPG 6508

Moira Shearer, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 5974

Moira Shearer

by Robin Craig Guthrie
oil on canvas, circa 1946
NPG 5974

Clement Attlee, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6502

Clement Attlee

by Robin Craig Guthrie
black and white chalk on paper laid on card, 1950s?
NPG 6502

William Richard Morris, Viscount Nuffield, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6511

William Richard Morris, Viscount Nuffield

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil on paper laid on card, 1950s?
NPG 6511

Sir Frank Whittle, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6514

Sir Frank Whittle

by Robin Craig Guthrie
crayon, 1950s?
NPG 6514

Sir Claude Auchinleck, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG 6503

Sir Claude Auchinleck

by Robin Craig Guthrie
pencil and crayon, 1958
NPG 6503

Edward Thomas, by Robin Craig Guthrie - NPG D7663

Edward Thomas

by Robin Craig Guthrie
linocut, after 1917
NPG D7663

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