Henry Lamb H.R.H. the Prince of Luxembourg 1944

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Artwork details

Artist
Henry Lamb 1883–1960
Title
H.R.H. the Prince of Luxembourg
Date 1944
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 559 x 457 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee 1946
Reference
N05703
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05703 H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF LUXEMBOURG 1944
 
Inscr. ‘Lamb 44’ t.l.
Canvas, 22×18 (56×46).
Presented by the War Artists' Advisory Committee 1946.
Exh: R.A., 1945 (530); National War Pictures, R.A., October–November 1945 (440).

H.R.H. Prince Félix, Prince de Bourbon Parme, Prince de Luxembourg, born at Schwarzau in 1893. Married H.R.H. Charlotte, Grande Duchesse de Luxembourg, Duchesse de Nassau, in 1919. Prince Félix was in Canada and England during part of the 1939–45 war and served in the British Army with the rank of Brigadier-General.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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