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Anthony Wysard

(1907-1984), Caricaturist

Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Artist associated with 58 portraits
Educated at Harrow, and destined to become an accountant, Wysard decided instead to pursue an artistic career. He published drawings in all of the fashionable journals of the day, including the Tatler, the Bystander, the Sphere and Harper's Bazaar. After serving in the Second World War, Wysard became editor of Harper's Bazaar.

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Cecil Beaton, by Anthony Wysard - NPG 6438

Cecil Beaton

by Anthony Wysard
pencil, ink and wash on board, 1930
NPG 6438

The 7th and 8th Marquesses of Londonderry, by Anthony Wysard - NPG 6122

The 7th and 8th Marquesses of Londonderry

by Anthony Wysard
pencil and gouache, 1936
NPG 6122

Charles Laughton, by Anthony Wysard - NPG 6121

Charles Laughton

by Anthony Wysard
pencil and gouache, 1936
NPG 6121

'Like Father: Like Son (XIV)' (Malcolm John MacDonald; Ramsay MacDonald), by Anthony Wysard - NPG 6123

'Like Father: Like Son (XIV)' (Malcolm John MacDonald; Ramsay MacDonald)

by Anthony Wysard
pencil and gouache, published in 'The Tatler' April 1936
NPG 6123

Albert Henry Stanley, Baron Ashfield, by Anthony Wysard - NPG 6114

Albert Henry Stanley, Baron Ashfield

by Anthony Wysard
pencil and gouache, published 1938
NPG 6114

Alexander Korda, by Anthony Wysard - NPG 6120

Alexander Korda

by Anthony Wysard
pencil and gouache, circa 1940-1956
NPG 6120

Nikita Baliev, by Anthony Wysard - NPG D266

Nikita Baliev

by Anthony Wysard
watercolour, pen and ink on green paper mounted on card, 1927
NPG D266

Maxim Gorky, by Anthony Wysard - NPG D274

Maxim Gorky

by Anthony Wysard
pencil and watercolour, 1927
NPG D274

Kenneth Grahame, by Anthony Wysard - NPG D275

Kenneth Grahame

by Anthony Wysard
pen and ink with bodycolour, late 1920s-early 1930s
NPG D275

Lili de Alvarez, by Anthony Wysard - NPG D265

Lili de Alvarez

by Anthony Wysard
pencil and watercolour, published 1928
NPG D265


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