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


Room 32






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

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4651

Sir Adrian Carton de Wiart

by Sir William Newenham Montague Orpen
oil on canvas, 1919
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4651

6933

Craigie Aitchison

by Craigie Aitchison
oil on canvas, circa late 1950s-early 1960s
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6933

5911

Allen Jones

by Allen Jones
oil on canvas, 1959-1960
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5911

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 Celine Hallowes (nee 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

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

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

5338

Graham Vivian Sutherland

by Graham Vivian Sutherland
oil on canvas, 1977
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5338

6458

Milner Connorton Gray

by Graham Vivian Sutherland
oil on canvas, 1979
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6458

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

5728

Margaret Hilda Thatcher (nee Roberts), Baroness Thatcher

by Rodrigo Moynihan
oil on canvas, 1983-1985
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5728

5818

Francis Bacon

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

5952

Sir Eduardo Luigi Paolozzi

by Sir Eduardo Luigi Paolozzi
bronze statuette, 1987
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5952

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

6703

Seamus Heaney

by Tai-Shan Schierenberg
oil on canvas, 2004
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6703

6840

Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid

by Michael Craig-Martin
wall mounted LCD screen with integrated software, 2008
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6840

6948

Amy Jade Winehouse ('Amy-Blue')

by Marlene Dumas
oil on canvas, 2011
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6948

6956

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

by Paul Emsley
oil on canvas, 2012
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6956

6974

Tony Blair

by Alastair Adams
oil on board, 2013
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6974

6978

Dame Monica Margaret Mason

by Saied Dai
oil on board, 2013
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6978

6984

Simon Weston

by Nicola Jane ('Nicky') Philipps
oil on canvas, 2014
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6984

x137671

Brendan Behan and Beatrice Behan (nee ffrench-Salkeld)

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, September 1959
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137671

x137676

Samuel Barclay Beckett

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, May 1961
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137676

x137674

Nelson Mandela

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, June 1962
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137674

x137675

Dame (Jean) Iris Murdoch

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, June 1962
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137675

x137680

Rudolf Hametovich Nureyev and Dame Margot Fonteyn

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, February 1962
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137680

x137670

Dame Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, October 1963
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137670

x137673

Janet ('Jennie') Lee, Baroness Lee of Asheridge

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, January 1965
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137673

x137678

The Beatles with Richard Lester

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, 12 April 1965
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137678

x137672

(Eileen) Mary Ure; Elizabeth Shaw

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, 29 October 1967
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137672

x137679

Sir Ian Murray McKellen

by Michael Peto
modern bromide print from an original negative, December 1969
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137679

6675

David Sylvester ('Mr Art')

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

6051

Dame Elizabeth Taylor

by Andy Warhol
offset lithograph, 1967
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6051

6561

Mick Jagger

by Andy Warhol
silkscreen print, 1975
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6561

6257

Joan Collins

by Andy Warhol
silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 1985
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6257

6162

John Kobal

by Andy Warhol
silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 1986
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6162

6908

Anna Wintour

by Alex Katz
oil on linen, 2009
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6908