© Estate of Godfrey Argent / National Portrait Gallery, London
Sir David English
by Godfrey Argent Click on the links below to find out more
bromide fibre print, 1977
14 5/8 in. x 14 5/8 in. (370 mm x 370 mm) image size
Given by Press Gazette, 2005 in conjunction with the Newspaper Hall of Fame 2005
- Sir David English (1931-1998), Editor in Chief and Chairman of Associated Newspapers. Sitter in 1 portrait.
- Godfrey Argent (1937-2006), Photographer. Artist associated with 800 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
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