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Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson

(1872-1949), Artist

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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Sir Max Beerbohm, by William Nicholson - NPG 3850

Sir Max Beerbohm

by William Nicholson
oil on canvas, 1905
NPG 3850

Gertrude Jekyll, by William Nicholson - NPG 3334

Gertrude Jekyll

by William Nicholson
oil on canvas, 1920
NPG 3334

William Henry Davies, by William Nicholson - NPG 4194

William Henry Davies

by William Nicholson
oil on canvas, 1921
NPG 4194

Edward Knoblock, by William Nicholson - NPG 6470

Edward Knoblock

by William Nicholson
pen and ink, 1930s?
NPG 6470

Rudyard Kipling, by William Nicholson - NPG D36883

Rudyard Kipling

by William Nicholson
hand-coloured woodcut, 1897
NPG D36883

James Abbott McNeill Whistler, after William Nicholson - NPG D2895

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

after William Nicholson
lithograph after a woodcut, 1897
NPG D2895

Queen Victoria, after William Nicholson - NPG D768

Queen Victoria

after William Nicholson
coloured woodcut, (1897)
NPG D768

James Abbott McNeill Whistler, after William Nicholson - NPG D7816

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

after William Nicholson
lithograph after a woodcut, 1897
NPG D7816

Sarah Bernhardt, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D9631

Sarah Bernhardt

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1897
NPG D9631

Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts, after William Nicholson - NPG D9923

Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts

after William Nicholson
lithograph after a woodcut, 1897
NPG D9923

Queen Victoria, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32962

Queen Victoria

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D32962

King Edward VII, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32963

King Edward VII

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899
NPG D32963

Prince Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck-Schonhausen, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32964

Prince Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck-Schonhausen

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D32964

William Ewart Gladstone, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32965

William Ewart Gladstone

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899
NPG D32965

Frederick Temple, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32966

Frederick Temple

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899
NPG D32966

Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32967

Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D32967

Cecil John Rhodes, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32968

Cecil John Rhodes

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D32968

Henry Hawkins, Baron Brampton, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32969

Henry Hawkins, Baron Brampton

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899
NPG D32969

James Abbott McNeill Whistler, published by William Heinemann, after  William Nicholson - NPG D32970

James Abbott McNeill Whistler

published by William Heinemann, after William Nicholson
lithographic reproduction of a hand-coloured woodcut, published 1899 (1897)
NPG D32970

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