Commissioned works

Part of the first prize for winning the BP Portrait Award is a commission to paint a portrait that subsequently enters the Gallery's collection. The portraits below are some of the resulting commissions.

This year a selection of the commissioned portraits are also on display in Room 36 at the Gallery.

 

 

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Dame Kelly Holmes
by Craig Wylie
2012
NPG 6944

V.S. Naipaul
by Paul Emsley
2009
NPG 6875

Camila Batmanghelidjh
by Dean Marsh
2008
NPG 6845

Sir Peter Mansfield
by Stephen Shankland
2008
NPG 6836

Dame Vivien Louise Duffield
by Charlotte Harris
2005
NPG 6765

Dame Cicely Mary Strode Saunders
by Catherine Goodman
2005
NPG 6704

J.K. Rowling
by Stuart Pearson Wright
2005
NPG 6723

Fiona Shaw
by Victoria Kate Russell
2001-2002
NPG 6609

Ian McKellen
by Clive Smith
2001-2002
NPG 6610

John Robert Fowles
by Tomas Watson
2001
NPG 6584

Paul Smith
by James Lloyd
1998
NPG 6441

Michael Caine
by James Hague
1998
NPG 6411

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