Dame Gail Rebuck

Dame Gail Rebuck, by Jennifer McRae, 2015 - NPG 7018 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Dame Gail Rebuck

by Jennifer McRae
oil on canvas, 2015
54 3/8 in. x 43 1/4 in. (1380 mm x 1100 mm) overall
Commissioned, 2016
Primary Collection
NPG 7018

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Painted from life, this portrait reflects Rebuck's home and public life. Her late husband, Lord Gould’s, favourite view from their home is depicted to the left. To the right is an impression of the cityscape from Rebuck’s rooftop office at Penguin Random House. The items sprawled across the desk reference her publishing career.

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