1 of 31 portraits of Constant Lambert
by Christopher Wood
oil on canvas, 1926
36 in. x 22 in. (914 mm x 559 mm)
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- Constant Lambert (1905-1951), Composer, conductor and critic. Sitter in 31 portraits.
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Wood's portrait was painted in Paris where Lambert was working on the ballet Romeo and Juliet, commissioned by Diaghilev, for which Wood had been recommended as designer by Picasso.
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- Audio Guide
- Bakewell, Michael, Character Sketches: Fitzrovia: London's Bohemia, 1999, p. 32
- Clerk, Honor, The Sitwells, 1994 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 14 October - 22 January 1995), p. 97
- Ribeiro, Aileen, The Gallery of Fashion, 2000, p. 218
- Ribeiro, Aileen; Blackman, Cally, A Portrait of Fashion: Six Centuries of Dress at the National Portrait Gallery, 2015, p. 222
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 361