Sir John Betjeman

1 portrait of Sir John Betjeman

Sir John Betjeman, by John Gay, published March 1954 (1949) - NPG x126619 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir John Betjeman

by John Gay
vintage bromide print, published March 1954 (1949)
10 in. x 7 7/8 in. (257 mm x 199 mm)
Bequeathed by executors of Marie Anita Gay (Mrs John Gay), 2003
Photographs Collection
NPG x126619


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  • Sir John Betjeman (1906-1984), Poet Laureate, writer and broadcaster. Sitter in 41 portraits.

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  • John Gay (1909-1999), Photographer. Artist of 276 portraits, Sitter associated with 5 portraits.

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This portrait was taken at Regent's Canal in London, for Country Fair magazine.