The Tea Trader

The Tea Trader by Britta Westhausen

The Tea Trader
by Britta Westhausen
© Britta Westhausen

Britta Westhausen studied at the School of Arts and Crafts in Copenhagen, (now the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Design). Her work has been seen in numerous international group exhibitions including being selected for The Portrait Now at the National Historic Museum, Frederiksborg Castle, Denmark and for the Beijing International Art Biennale, China at the National Art Museum of China, 2012–19.

The portrait is of the artist’s son, Leslie, who works in the tea trade. It was made in her garden on a sunny day of which Westhausen recalls: ‘The light was remarkable bright and featured his personality as I see it. I had to paint his portrait.’

 




Exhibitors

Under The Light

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

by Michael Youds

Portrait of Fatima

by Jamie Coreth

Untitled

by Robert Bosisio

Paterson Joseph

by Steve Caldwell

Joel, Brooklyn, Summer 2019

by Gonzalo Orquín

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