William Nicholson(1872-1949), Artist
Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson
Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist associated with 30 portraits
Sir William Nicholson was a distinguished and dandified Edwardian portrait painter, poster designer and painter of still lifes.
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Watch our film created to say ‘goodbye’ to the Gallery before we closed for our major transformation project.