Joseph Simpson (1879-1939):
Portrait of D.H. Lawrence (1885-1930)
Framed (ref: 7932)
Provenance: Private collection; Abbott and Holder
This is the last recorded published portrait of D.H. Lawrence, illustrated in The Sunday Dispatch, 17.02.1929, the year before Lawrence died, at the age of 45.
Illustrated: The Sunday Dispatch, 17.02.1929
David Herbert Richards "D. H." Lawrence (1885 – 1930) was an English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter. His collected works represent, among other things, an extended reflection upon the dehumanising effects of modernity and industrialisation.