Sir Roy Strong
by Godfrey Argent Click on the links below to find out more
bromide print, 21 March 1969
11 1/4 in. x 14 7/8 in. (285 mm x 377 mm) image size
- Sir Roy Strong (1935-), Art historian and museum director; Director of the National Portrait Gallery. Sitter associated with 21 portraits.
- Godfrey Argent (1937-2006), Photographer. Artist associated with 800 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
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