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Josef Herman

(1911-2000), Painter

Sitter in 14 portraits
Artist of 2 portraits
Polish-British painter Josef Herman studied at Warsaw School of Art (1930-31). In 1938 he went to Brussels and then, with the prospect of imminent Nazi invasion, fled to Glasgow in 1940. He moved to London in 1943 holding his first exhibition at the Reid and Lefevre Gallery the same year. He received an OBE in 1981 and was elected a Royal Academician in 1990.

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Josef Herman, by Josef Herman - NPG 7040

Josef Herman

by Josef Herman
oil on canvas, 1947
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 7040

Josef Herman, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P797(21)

Josef Herman

by Lord Snowdon
bromide print, 5 August 1964
NPG P797(21)

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x131096

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, circa 1955
NPG x131096

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x131095

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960
NPG x131095

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x131097

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960
NPG x131097

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x131098

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960
NPG x131098

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x134441

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1960
NPG x134441

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x134442

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1960
NPG x134442

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x134443

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1960
NPG x134443

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x134444

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1960
NPG x134444

Josef Herman, by Ida Kar - NPG x131099

Josef Herman

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, mid 1960s
NPG x131099

Josef Herman, by J.S. Lewinski - NPG x13722

Josef Herman

by J.S. Lewinski
bromide print on card mount, 1964
NPG x13722

Josef Herman, by Lucinda Douglas-Menzies - NPG x46473

Josef Herman

by Lucinda Douglas-Menzies
bromide print, 8 August 1991
NPG x46473

Josef Herman, by Bernard Mitchell - NPG x76987

Josef Herman

by Bernard Mitchell
bromide print, 1996
NPG x76987

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