Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898)

Jacques-Emile Blanche (1862-1942)

1895

Oil on canvas

A friend of Beardsley's, Blanche was a "charming, well-connected painter in his mid-thirties" (Sturgis 255), who painted Beardsley and many others in his Dieppe studio.

© National Portrait Gallery, London (no. 1991), by kind permission of the NPG

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