Portrait of Alex Carlisle

David O'Neill, Artist

This is one of the paintings in our collection. It was made in 1986. The place where it was made is unknown.
About the Work
Note written by the artist on the verso of the painting: Alex Carlisle was killed in action Easter 1942 whilst serving A.A. gun in Belfast 14 miles or so from his home aged 18 years
Image 360 x 322mm
Frame 405 x 360mm
oil on board
Naive style painting of head and shoulders of Alex Carlisle wearing a cap, a blue and white striped scarf and a red jacket with a brooch/badge on the lapel. The background is bright blue
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of Mr T.M.Boyd, 2003
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
16 Oct 2003


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