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John Craxton

(1922-2009), Painter, set designer and Royal Academician

Sitter in 4 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait
A friend and younger contemporary of Graham Sutherland, Craxton shared with him an interest in the natural world, finding his inspiration in landscape with country people and animals. Much-travelled, Craxton has often lived abroad.

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John Craxton, by John Craxton - NPG 6177

John Craxton

by John Craxton
chalk on green paper, 1945
NPG 6177

John Craxton, by Wolfgang Suschitzky - NPG P556

John Craxton

by Wolfgang Suschitzky
gelatin silver print, 1960
NPG P556

John Craxton, by Felix H. Man - NPG x11800

John Craxton

by Felix H. Man
bromide print, 1940s
NPG x11800

John Craxton, by Matthew R. Lewis - NPG x136793

John Craxton

by Matthew R. Lewis
vintage bromide print, 1992
NPG x136793


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