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Commissions from the Portrait Award

Selected portraits that were commissioned from the Portrait Award.
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Paul Smith
by James Lloyd
1998
NPG 6441

Fiona Shaw
by Victoria Russell
2001-2002
NPG 6609

Ian McKellen
by Clive Smith
2001-2002
NPG 6610

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

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