Portraiture

Graeme's Practice as a portrait painter is really just another facet of his studio work. Distinguished sitters include Sir John Harvey-Jones, Lord Chelmer and Sir William Taylor; and his work has been included in exhibitions at the National Portrait Gallery in London. At the same time informal and family portraits, together with studies of children and 'Conversation Pieces', have resulted in a versatile range of formats. A portrait has to be more than just a 'likeness' (important as that may be) - it has to sustain interest as a painting...

  • Sir William Taylor

    Sir William Taylor

    Oil on canvas

    60" X 36"

    1992

    Collection: University of Hull

  • Sir John Harvey-Jones

    Sir John Harvey-Jones

    Oil on canvas (detail)

    60" X 48"

    Collection: University of Bradford

  • Peter & Brenda Collins

    Peter & Brenda Collins

    Oil on canvas

    48" x 30"

    1995

    Private Collection, U.K.


  • Portrait of Mary & Cathy Sara

    Portrait of Mary & Cathy Sara

    Oil on canvas

    32" X 30"

    1988

    Private Collection, U.K.

  • Portrait of Simon & Olivia

    Portrait of Simon & Olivia

    Oil on canvas

    34" X 22"

    1993

    Private Collection, U.K.

  • Detail from Roger Suddards, Vice Chancellor, Bradford University

    Detail from Roger Suddards,
    Vice Chancellor, Bradford University

    Oil on canvas

    60" x 46"

    1993

    Collection: University of Bradford


  • The Holroyd Family

    The Holroyd Family

    'Triptych'

    120" X 60"

    1991 - 92

    Private Collection, U.K.

  • Detail: Henrietta Holroyd

    Detail: Henrietta Holroyd

    Private Collection, U.K.

  • Portrait of Jenny Coleman

    Portrait of Jenny Coleman

    Oil on panel

    36" x 24"

    2000

    Private Collection, U.K.


Portraits may be commissioned by negotiation.
Rough price range guide: 1000 for 'head and shoulders' through to 5000 for full length individual, through to 10,000 for family group.