4 of 21 portraits of Oswald Mosley
by Donald Edward Green
9 in. x 11 3/4 in. (229 mm x 298 mm)
Given by Robert Innes-Smith, 1982
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Sitterback to top
- Sir Oswald Mosley, 6th Bt (1896-1980), Founder of the British Union of Fascists and politician; MP for Harrow and Smethwick. Sitter in 21 portraits.
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- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 445
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