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Orpen, Sir William (1878–1931)

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

Second edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199239665
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726750
Orpen, Sir William (1878–1931)

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British painter, chiefly famous as one of the leading fashionable portraitists of his day. He was born at Blackrock,

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Subjects: History of Art

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