View of the East Hall of the Victoria and Albert Museum
- Art Funded
- 48 × 35.5cm
- Bequeathed by
- Laurence Harbottle through The Art Fund
Salisbury began his career working in stained glass, but quickly gained a reputation as a portrait painter following a Royal Academy scholarship. He painted no less than five British prime ministers, five US presidents, and many other key political figures, including Mussolini.