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John Masefield

(1878-1967), Poet Laureate

Sitter in 36 portraits
Poet Laureate (from 1930). His first book of poetry, Salt-Water Ballads (1902) includes one of his best known poems, 'Sea Fever', later set to music by John Ireland. He was also the author of naval histories, plays, criticism and children's books, including The Midnight Folk (1927) and The Box of Delights (1933).

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John Masefield, by Howard Coster - NPG x23658

John Masefield

by Howard Coster
35mm negative, 1943
NPG x23658

John Masefield, by Howard Coster - NPG x23659

John Masefield

by Howard Coster
35mm negative, 1943
NPG x23659

John Masefield, by Howard Coster - NPG x23902

John Masefield

by Howard Coster
35mm negative, 1943
NPG x23902

John Masefield, by Howard Coster - NPG x23903

John Masefield

by Howard Coster
35mm negative, 1943
NPG x23903

John Masefield, by Howard Coster - NPG x10145

John Masefield

by Howard Coster
vintage bromide print, 1943
NPG x10145

John Masefield, by Felix H. Man - NPG x1154

John Masefield

by Felix H. Man
bromide print, circa 1945
NPG x1154

John Masefield, by John Gay - NPG x47298

John Masefield

by John Gay
bromide print, 1948
NPG x47298

John Masefield, by John Gay - NPG x126508

John Masefield

by John Gay
vintage bromide print, 1948
NPG x126508

John Masefield, by John Gay - NPG x126509

John Masefield

by John Gay
vintage bromide print, 1948
NPG x126509

John Masefield, by Keystone Press Agency Ltd - NPG x137360

John Masefield

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
vintage print, 1950s
NPG x137360

John Masefield, by Keystone Press Agency Ltd - NPG x137605

John Masefield

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
bromide press print, 1 January 1958
NPG x137605

John Masefield, by Douglas Glass - NPG x87139

John Masefield

by Douglas Glass
vintage bromide print, 1961
NPG x87139

John Masefield, by Mark Gerson - NPG x13776

John Masefield

by Mark Gerson
bromide print, May 1961
NPG x13776

John Masefield, by Central Press - NPG x21226

John Masefield

by Central Press
bromide print, 23 July 1963
NPG x21226

John Masefield, by Henry Grant - NPG x22199

John Masefield

by Henry Grant
resin print, 1964
NPG x22199

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John Masefield; Judith Masefield

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, March 1933
NPG x194292

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