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The Viscountess Ridley
1940, oil on canvas, 45 x 35.5 cm, private collection
Ursula Ridley, daughter of Edwin Lutyens and close friend of Rex
Lieut. Richard Whiskard
1940, oil on canvas, 81 x 30cm, private collection
Whiskard was a fellow officer in the Welsh Guards
Laurie. Easter Day, 1928
1928, pencil, 16.5 x 14.5 cm, private collection
Portrait of the artist's brother.
The Rex Whistler Archive (paintings, drawings, decorative arts,
designs, photographs and letters, from his earliest output until his death)
was purchased in 2013 by the Salisbury Museum so that it can be housed permanently.
The museum's website can be found here:
website © 2015 the estate of Rex Whistler, all rights reserved
Rex Whistler photograph at head of page by Howard Coster, 1936 © National Portrait Gallery, London.
All other copyright credits are shown with image except where the copyright holders are unknown
or the photograph is courtesy of Angelo Hornak:
the estate of Rex Whistler is grateful to:
Salisbury Museum for the use of images from the Rex Whistler archive,
The Tate Gallery, London, for use of detail from the Tate restaurant mural.
Design & Web production: Dan James
Dan is a Cornish Web designer and confirmed Muse addict
Words and content: Dr Nikki Frater
Nikki completed her PhD in 2015 on Rex Whistler and is an
acknowledged authority on his life & work
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