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Room 32
Artists and Sitters
Britain 1960-90 and Contemporary Portraits


Room 32






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29 portraits on display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery

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L258

Girl in Bed

by Lucian Freud
oil on canvas, 1952
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L258

6817

The Situation Group

by Sylvia Sleigh
oil on linen, mounted on canvas, 1961
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6817

6932

Odette Marie Céline Hallowes (née Brailly)

by Pietro Annigoni
ink and tempera on thick paper prepared with gesso, 1961
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6932

4687

Henry Moore

by Marino Marini
bronze head, 1962
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4687

6888

(John) Peter Warren Cochrane

by (Gordon) Howard Eliot Hodgkin
oil on canvas, 1962
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6888

5243

Kenneth Clark, Baron Clark

by Graham Vivian Sutherland
oil on canvas, 1963-1964
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5243

6172

Paul McCartney ('Mike's Brother')

by Sam Walsh
oil on masonite, 1964
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6172

6552

William John Christopher Vassall

by Cecil Beaton
oil on canvas, 1966
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6552

4706

Queen Elizabeth II

by Pietro Annigoni
tempera grassa on paper on panel, 1969
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4706

6925

Henry Cooper

by William Redgrave
bronze bust, 1969
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6925

5047

Harold Wilson

by Ruskin Spear
oil on canvas, exhibited 1974
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5047

5365

Prince Charles

by Bryan Organ
acrylic on canvas, 1980
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5365

5408

Diana, Princess of Wales

by Bryan Organ
acrylic on canvas, 1981
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5408

5772

Leon Kossoff

by Leon Kossoff
oil on board, 1981
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5772

5843

Conservative Party Conference, Brighton 1982

by Paul Brason
oil on canvas, 1982-1985
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5843

5695

Paul McCartney

by Humphrey Ocean (Humphrey Anthony Erdeswick Butler-Bowdon)
oil on canvas, 1983
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5695

5818

Francis Bacon

by Ruskin Spear
oil on board, 1984
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5818

5990

Arthur Scargill

by William Bowyer
oil on board, 1984
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5990

5749

Trade Unionists (Joe Gormley; Thomas Jackson; Sidney Weighell)

by Hans Schwarz
oil on board, 1984
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5749

6823

Brian Eno

by Tom Phillips
oil on board, 1984-1985
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6823

5849

Arnold Abraham Goodman, Baron Goodman

by Lucian Freud
charcoal, 1985
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5849

L240

Arnold Abraham Goodman, Baron Goodman

by Sir Anthony Alfred Caro
bronze head, 1988
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L240

L201

Nathaniel Charles Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild ('Man in a Chair')

by Lucian Freud
oil on canvas, 1989
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L201

6835

Chris Ofili

by Chris Ofili
oil on canvas, 1991
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6835

6791

R.B. Kitaj ('Self-Portrait: Hockney Pillow')

by R.B. Kitaj
oil on canvas, 1993-1994
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6791

6252

Darcey Bussell

by Allen Jones
oil on canvas, 1994
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6252

6414

A.S. Byatt (Portrait of A S Byatt : Red, Yellow, Green and Blue : 24 September 1997)

by Patrick Heron
oil on canvas, 1997
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6414

x139888

Grayson Perry

by Richard Ansett
C-type colour print, 18 September 2013
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x139888

6675

David Sylvester ('Mr Art')

by Larry Rivers (Yitzroch Grossberg)
oil on canvas, 1962
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6675