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The Spender family tree as represented within the Gallery's catalogued collections.

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Barry Humphries

Barry Humphries

1934-
Entertainer and writer
Sitter in 12 portraits
Humphrey Spender

Humphrey Spender

1910-2005
Photographer, artist and designer
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 15 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Nancy Culliford Spender (née Sharp)

1909-2001
Artist; painter and art teacher
Artist of 2 portraits
Stephen Spender

Stephen Spender

1909-1995
Poet and critic
Sitter associated with 53 portraits
Mathilde Elizabeth Schuster (née Weber)

Mathilde Elizabeth Schuster (née Weber)

1857-1951
Grandmother of Stephen Spender
Sitter in 5 portraits
Agnes Marie ('Inez') Spender (née Pearn)

Agnes Marie ('Inez') Spender (née Pearn)

1914-1976
First wife of Sir Stephen Spender
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Alfred Spender

John Alfred Spender

1862-1942
Journal editor and writer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Lizzie Spender

Lizzie Spender

1950-
Actress; daughter of Sir Stephen Spender
Sitter in 3 portraits
Matthew Spender

Matthew Spender

1945-
Artist and writer; son of Sir Stephen Spender
Sitter in 2 portraits
Michael Alfred Spender

Michael Alfred Spender

1906-1945
Scientist and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait

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