by Stephen Conroy
oil on canvas, 1999
72 in. x 48 in. (1829 mm x 1219 mm)
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Sitterback to top
- Sir Jonathan Wolfe Miller (1934-), Physician, theatre and opera director, and television presenter. Sitter in 27 portraits.
This portraitback to top
Stephen Conroy exhibited in the National Portrait Gallery's Portrait Award in the 1980s and shot to fame after graduating from Glasgow School of Art. He is now recognised as one of the foremost figurative artists of his generation who revisits the elusive single figure in both his paintings and his prints.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Hayward, Tony (foreword), BP Portrait Award 2007, 2007 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 14 June to 16 September 2007), p. 9
- Howgate, Sarah; Nairne, Sandy, A Guide to Contemporary Portraits, 2009, p. 2
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 431
See this portrait
On display in Room 12 at the National Portrait Gallery