Augustus Edwin John by Sir William Orpen

Portrait of Augustus John as a young man.


Oil on canvas
93 x 98 cm
Art Fund grant:
£400 ( Total: £400)
Acquired in:

Full length portrait of the artist seated to the left looking at the spectator. Purchased by the Art Fund and originally lent to Swansea Art Galleries (now Glynn Vivian Art Gallery) before being permanently transferred to the National Portrait Gallery.

Venue details

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place, LONDON London WC2H 0HE 020 7306 0055

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