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Arthur Koestler

(1905-1983), Writer

Sitter in 14 portraits
Born in Budapest, Koestler worked as a journalist and scientific editor in Paris and Berlin before settling in Britain and becoming a British citizen in 1948. Author of political novels such as Darkness at Noon (1940), of works relating to parapsychology and to biology and the history of science such as The Case of the Midwife Toad (1971).

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Arthur Koestler, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(198)

Arthur Koestler

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1950s-1963
NPG 4529(198)

Arthur Koestler, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(199)

Arthur Koestler

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1950s-1963
NPG 4529(199)

Arthur Koestler, by Daphne Hardy-Henrion - NPG 5741

Arthur Koestler

by Daphne Hardy-Henrion
bronze head, 1983-1984
NPG 5741

Arthur Koestler, by Fred Stein - NPG x199079

Arthur Koestler

by Fred Stein
modern archival print, 1937
NPG x199079

Arthur Koestler with his dog Attila, by Madame Yevonde - NPG x13966

Arthur Koestler with his dog Attila

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print on card mount, 1950s
NPG x13966

Arthur Koestler, by Mark Gerson - NPG x13779

Arthur Koestler

by Mark Gerson
bromide print, April 1955
NPG x13779

Arthur Koestler, by Ida Kar - NPG x13786

Arthur Koestler

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1959
NPG x13786

Arthur Koestler, by Madame Yevonde - NPG x184147

Arthur Koestler

by Madame Yevonde
bromide press print, 1959
NPG x184147

Arthur Koestler, by Ida Kar - NPG x125527

Arthur Koestler

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1959
NPG x125527

Arthur Koestler, by Ida Kar - NPG x125528

Arthur Koestler

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1959
NPG x125528

Arthur Koestler, by Lewis Morley - NPG x125197

Arthur Koestler

by Lewis Morley
toned bromide print, 1961
NPG x125197

Arthur Koestler, by Sam Haskins - NPG x136387

Arthur Koestler

by Sam Haskins
archival digital print, circa 1980
NPG x136387

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