Tattooed Lady | Sir Peter Blake | V&A Search the Collections
'Tattooed Lady', black gouache and collage, mounted on red paper, by Peter Blake. Great Britain, 1958.. Museum Number P.3-1972.
Sir Peter Blake | Illustration
Peter graduated from the RCA in 1956 having also completed his National Service. He received the Leverhulme Research Award to study popular art whilst travelling Europe and went on to teach for several years at various London Art Schools, all the while working and exhibiting. His first solo show was held in the Portal Gallery in 1962 and since the early 70s his work has regularly been exhibited in one-man shows and retrospectives around the world. In 1981 he was elected a member of the Royal…
Portraiture work, by Peter Blake
An exhibition showcasing Peter Blake’s portraiture work is set to open. Peter Blake: Portraits and People will include new work, as well as early work that has never been exhibited previously. Previously unseen work includes portraits of one of Blake’s closest friends Leslie Waddington, fashion designer Paul Smith and actor Helen Mirren. Also shown will […]