Ben Uri collection

Tea Time at Wimbledon

Artist information

Name Naomi Alexander (1938-)

Born Harpenden, England

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Naomi Alexander trained as a painter, print-maker and textile designer at Hornsey College of Art and then took a post-graduate course at the Central School of Art, London. She also trained as a picture conservator, thus gaining knowledge of the techniques of the Old Masters. In 1998 she was invited to the late Duke of Devonshire to paint the attics of Chatsworth. Other important commissions include a monumental version of “MacMillan in the House of Commons” for Sir Richard Storey in 1990, and other paintings for the Sultan of Oman and Eugene Datal of Salamon Brothers, New York. In 2002 she was appointed artist in residence at the Europas Parkas Museum in Vilnius. Her work can be found in collections including that of the Duke of Devonshire, Baker Tilly (London) the Japanese Broadcasting Association and in collections in Israel and Lithuania.

Object Details

Date 1990

Object type painting

Medium oil on board

Materials and techniques oil (medium) board (support)

Unframed 40 x 60 cm

Framed 60 x 79.7 cm

Signed signed and dated: (lower right): 'Naomi Alexander 90'

Acquisition presented from the Joan Hurst Collection 2009 through the good offices of the Art Fund

Accession number 2009-33

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