1 portrait of Tony Benn
by Cecil Beaton
pencil, early 1970s?
8 7/8 in. x 6 7/8 in. (226 mm x 176 mm)
Accepted in lieu of tax by H.M. Government and allocated to the Gallery, 1991
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- Anthony Wedgwood ('Tony') Benn (1925-2014), Politician; Chairman of the Labour Party. Sitter in 21 portraits.
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- Cecil Beaton (1904-1980), Photographer, designer and writer. Artist associated with 1078 portraits, Sitter associated with 347 portraits.
Exhibitions and displays
- Photograph of the Month
Until 31 August
- Lunchtime Lecture: 'Something of me’ – Portraits of Cecil Beaton
20 November, 13:15