John Piper

1 portrait

John Piper, by Ida Kar, 1954 - NPG x133211 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

John Piper

by Ida Kar
quarter-plate film negative, 1954
Purchased, 1999
Photographs Collection
NPG x133211


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  • Ida Kar (1908-1974), Photographer. Artist associated with 1487 portraits, Sitter associated with 137 portraits.

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Kar photographed Piper at Fawley Bottom Farmhouse, Oxfordshire where he lived from 1935. He is shown with a stage design and his painting Stone Gate, Portland (1950), a coastal view that Piper depicted more frequently than any other landscape.

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