1 portrait on display in Room 38a at the National Portrait Gallery
by Ross Wilson
charcoal and pencil, surface worked, 1994
18 5/8 in. x 13 1/4 in. (472 mm x 335 mm)
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Sitterback to top
- Seamus Justin Heaney (1939-2013), Poet and Nobel Prize winner. Sitter associated with 23 portraits.
This portraitback to top
Made at Harvard University (where Heaney is Professor of Rhetoric and Oratory), the drawing relates to a painting commissioned by a private collector.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 292