© National Portrait Gallery, London
Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour; Barbara Amiel
by India-Jane Birley Click on the links below to find out more
oil on canvas, 1999-2000
31 5/8 in. x 24 7/8 in. (803 mm x 632 mm)
- India-Jane Birley (1961-), Artist and businesswoman; daughter of Mark Birley. Artist of 1 portrait, Sitter in 5 portraits.
The artist is the granddaughter of the distinguished early 20th Century portrait painter Sir Oswald Birley.
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