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Picture Descriptions - Late 20th Century

Peter Blake
by Clive Barker
1983
NPG 5845

Line Drawing: Peter Blake

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Elton John ('On the throne')
by Suzi Malin
1978
NPG 6563

Line Drawing: Elton John ('On the throne')

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Maggi Hambling
by Maggi Hambling
1977-1978
NPG 6562

Line Drawing: Maggi Hambling

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Pandit Ram Gopal
by Feliks Topolski
circa 1972
NPG 6812

Audio: Pandit Ram Gopal

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Zandra Rhodes
by Andrew Logan
1989
NPG 6221

Line Drawing: Zandra Rhodes

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Harold Wilson
by Ruskin Spear
exhibited 1974
NPG 5047

Line Drawing: Harold Wilson

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Ian Botham
by John Bellany
1985
NPG 5835

Line Drawing: Ian Botham

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Iris Murdoch
by Tom Phillips
1984-1986
NPG 5921

Line Drawing: Iris Murdoch

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Lucian Freud
by Lucian Freud
1963
NPG 5205

Line Drawing: Lucian Freud

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John Primatt Redcliffe-Maud, Baron Redcliffe-Maud
by Ruskin Spear
exhibited 1973
NPG 5555

Line Drawing: John Primatt Redcliffe-Maud, Baron Redcliffe-Maud

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