Sid James

1 portrait on display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery

Sid James, by Ruskin Spear, 1962 - NPG 6820 - © estate of Ruskin Spear / Bridgeman Art Library

© estate of Ruskin Spear / Bridgeman Art Library

Sid James

by Ruskin Spear
oil and collage on canvas, 1962
48 in. x 35 7/8 in. (1220 mm x 912 mm)
Purchased, 2007
Primary Collection
NPG 6820

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  • Sid James (1913-1976), Actor. Sitter in 14 portraits.

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  • Ruskin Spear (1911-1990), Painter. Artist of 12 portraits, Sitter in 10 portraits.

This portraitback to top

This painting shows James on screen in Hancock's Half Hour and includes collage elements.

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