Curtly Thomas

Curtly Thomas by Mary Millner

Curtly Thomas 
by Mary Millner
© Mary Millner

Mary Millner had studied at the London Art School at the start of her career and returned to education to take a course at the Royal Drawing School in 2004. Her work has been seen in exhibitions including the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, the Lynn Painter- Stainers Prize and the Jerwood Drawing Prize and is held in private and public collections including those of Westminster Abbey and the Science Museum.

The portrait is of the stylist and South London personality Curtly Thomas. Thomas is widely recognised for his choice of wearing historical costume every day. The artist and sitter were introduced by mutual friends and discovered a shared interest in dressing up and costume. Thomas wears a velvet frock coat from the wardrobe department of the National Theatre.

 




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by Stefan Nandancee

Kitty, the Teenage Baker.

by Mark Draisey

Self and Finn

by Francis Mosley

Ellie

by Gary Craig

Portrait of Kaiyan

by Haiyu Yuan

Relationship

by Hongshu Lei

Alexander Nilere, Kilburn

by Peter James Field

Bevis

by Clare Ceprynski Ciekawy

Girl at a Table (Lucy)

by Simon Thomas Braiden

Curtly Thomas

by Mary Millner

Louis, Bix and John

by John Burke

Self-Portrait

by Patricia Buckley

Awaiting Diagnosis

by YangYu Wang

The Tea Trader

by Britta Westhausen

Manko

by Antony Williams

Restless

by Egbert Vincent Modderman

Mid-shift

by Thomas Leveritt

Marriage

by Jennifer Mcrae

Night Talk

by Jiab Prachakul

Pae Yun Sok

by Laura Quinn Harris

Sir Lenny Henry

by Martyn Burdon

Me and my Son

by Parmen Daushvili

Lola Flash

by Sarah Jane Moon

Osun Wumi

by Christopher Hanson

Labour Of Love

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Portrait of Fatima

by Jamie Coreth

Untitled

by Robert Bosisio

Paterson Joseph

by Steve Caldwell

Joel, Brooklyn, Summer 2019

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Red Beret

by Thomas Arthurton

Father and child

by Vanessa Garwood

Songbook

by Richard Wilson

Derek Blake with Parkinson's

by John Anthony Richardson

Kumba

by Moses Hamborg

Self-Portrait (Outside Looking Inward)

by Kevin M.A. Cunningham

Mary Ratcliffe

by Shona Chew

Sharmadean Reid

by Charles Moxon

My Brother, Ronnie

by Steven Higginson