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Working drawings by Sir David Low, 1926-63


427 Portraits in set

New-Zealand-born Low produced over 14,000 drawings, publishing his first cartoon strip at the age of eleven. He moved to the Evening Standard in 1927, and later worked for the Daily Herald (1950-3) and Manchester Guardian (1953-63).

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Augustine Birrell, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(32)

Augustine Birrell

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1920s-1933
NPG 4529(32)

Sir Basil Phillott Blackett, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(33)

Sir Basil Phillott Blackett

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1920s-1935
NPG 4529(33)

Philip Alexius de László, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(207)

Philip Alexius de László

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1920s-1937
NPG 4529(207)

Sir Edmund William Gosse, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(141)

Sir Edmund William Gosse

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1920s?
NPG 4529(141)

Anthony Hope (Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins), by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(172)

Anthony Hope (Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins)

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1920s-1933
NPG 4529(172)

David Kirkwood, 1st Baron Kirkwood, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(197)

David Kirkwood, 1st Baron Kirkwood

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1920s or 1930s?
NPG 4529(197)

George Riddell, Baron Riddell, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(298)

George Riddell, Baron Riddell

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1920s-1934
NPG 4529(298)

Sir Ben Turner, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(366)

Sir Ben Turner

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1920s or 1930s?
NPG 4529(366)

Sir Ben Turner, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(367)

Sir Ben Turner

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1920s or 1930s?
NPG 4529(367)

Donald Tyerman, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(369)

Donald Tyerman

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1920s or 1930s?
NPG 4529(369)

Sir Edmund William Gosse, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(141a)

Sir Edmund William Gosse

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1920s?
NPG 4529(141a)

Joseph Conrad, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(93)

Joseph Conrad

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1923
NPG 4529(93)

Joseph Conrad, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(94)

Joseph Conrad

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1923
NPG 4529(94)

G.K. Chesterton, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(80)

G.K. Chesterton

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1926 or before
NPG 4529(80)

G.K. Chesterton, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(81)

G.K. Chesterton

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1926 or before
NPG 4529(81)

G.K. Chesterton, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(82)

G.K. Chesterton

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1926 or before
NPG 4529(82)