Oil on canvas
height (canvas): 127cm
width (canvas): 76.5cm
height (frame): 150cm
width (frame): 99.5cm
depth (frame): 7cm
"BRYAN KNEALE 58" (inscribed dark paint t.r.)
Estate of the sitter; sold at Bonhams, Knightsbridge, "Richard Attenborough. A Life Both Sides of the Camera." 21 October 2015 Lot 85, bought by the Garrick Club.
The sitter is seated, three-quarter length, wearing a brown jacket over an open knecked shirt. He gazes away from the viewer with his hands clasped above his lap. The portrait was painted the year that Attenborough appeared in the films "Sea of Sand", "Dunkirk" and "The Man Upstairs".