© National Portrait Gallery, London
Charles Edward Conder
by Charles Kingsley Adams, after Sir William Rothenstein Click on the links below to find out more
tracing in pencil, 1923 (1896)
9 1/2 in. x 14 1/8 in. (240 mm x 360 mm) overall
Given by Charles Kingsley Adams, 1923
- Charles Kingsley Adams (1899-1971), Director of the National Portrait Gallery. Artist associated with 3 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
- Sir William Rothenstein (1872-1945), Artist and teacher of art. Artist associated with 221 portraits, Sitter in 24 portraits.
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