2 of 35 portraits of Robert Graves
by John Arthur Malcolm Aldridge
oil on canvas, 1968
24 in. x 20 in. (610 mm x 508 mm)
Given by Contemporary Portraits Fund, 1969
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Sitterback to top
- Robert Ranke Graves (1895-1985), Poet and writer. Sitter associated with 35 portraits.
Artistback to top
- John Arthur Malcolm Aldridge (1905-1983), Painter and illustrator. Artist of 1 portrait, Sitter in 2 portraits.
This portraitback to top
The portrait was painted at Deya, Graves's home in Mallorca and was given by the artist to the sitter in return for hospitality over several holidays spent there.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 261