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Ceri Richards

(1903-1971), Painter

Sitter in 12 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait
Painter. Born near Swansea, Richards studied at Swansea School of Art (1921-4) and the Royal College of Art (1924-7), where he later taught (1956-61). He exhibited with the Objective Abstractions group in 1934 and was included in the International Surrealists Exhibition (1936). During the war Richards taught at Cardiff School of Art. Poetry, particularly that of Dylan Thomas, and music were inspirations throughout his life. He designed sets for opera, stained glass for Derby Cathedral and the furnishings for the Blessed Sacrament Chapel in the Roman Catholic Cathedral, Liverpool (1966). He represented Britain at the Venice Biennale in 1962.

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Ceri Richards, by Ceri Richards - NPG 4909

Ceri Richards

by Ceri Richards
oil on composition board, 1934
NPG 4909

Ceri Richards, by Ida Kar - NPG x128740

Ceri Richards

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960
NPG x128740

Ceri Richards, by Ida Kar - NPG x128741

Ceri Richards

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960
NPG x128741

Ceri Richards, by Ida Kar - NPG x128742

Ceri Richards

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960
NPG x128742

Ceri Richards, by J.S. Lewinski - NPG x13744

Ceri Richards

by J.S. Lewinski
bromide print on card mount, 1963-1964
NPG x13744

Ceri Richards, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x14190

Ceri Richards

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print on white card mount, 1964?
NPG x14190

Ceri Richards, by Bob Collins - NPG x136781

Ceri Richards

by Bob Collins
modern bromide print from original negative, 1971
NPG x136781

Ceri Richards, by Bob Collins - NPG x136782

Ceri Richards

by Bob Collins
modern bromide print from original negative, 1971
NPG x136782

Ceri Richards, by Bob Collins - NPG x136783

Ceri Richards

by Bob Collins
modern bromide print from original negative, 1971
NPG x136783

Ceri Richards, by Bob Collins - NPG x136784

Ceri Richards

by Bob Collins
modern bromide print from original negative, 1971
NPG x136784

Ceri Richards, by Bob Collins - NPG x136785

Ceri Richards

by Bob Collins
modern bromide print from original negative, 1971
NPG x136785

Ceri Richards, by Bob Collins - NPG x34134

Ceri Richards

by Bob Collins
bromide fibre print, 1971
NPG x34134

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