Arthur Scargill

1 portrait

Arthur Scargill, by William Bowyer, 1984 - NPG 5990 - © William Bowyer

© William Bowyer

Arthur Scargill

by William Bowyer
oil on board, 1984
27 in. x 27 7/8 in. (686 mm x 708 mm)
Purchased, 1988
Primary Collection
NPG 5990


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  • William Bowyer (1926-), Painter. Artist of 2 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.

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The portrait of Scargill was painted at the height of the miners' strike and Bowyer, who had spent two years working in the mines during the War, had a particular sympathy with the cause.

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