The Portrait Perspective

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The Portrait Perspective

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The Portrait Perspective, links paintings and photographs from the National Portrait Gallery's collection with some of the capital's most beautiful buildings in the unique vista from The Portrait Restaurant. The cloth-bound hardback booklet unfolds to reveal a one-metre long image of the view during the day on one side, with the view at twilight on the reverse. A limited number of copies are available.

18.5cm x 12.5cm (unfolds to 21cm x 1000cm) only blue cover available. 

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'The Portrait Perspective' is a visual guide to the unique view over Trafalgar Square and central London from the top floor of the National Portrait Gallery. Baizdon give a fresh interpretation of the capital's skyline by matching famous landmarks with portraits from the National Portrait Gallery collection. 

"The entire sweep and breadth of London’s glories in the two palms of your hands"  

Christopher Mooney, Contributing Editor, Art Review

"An ingenious and delightful way to contextulaise images from the National Portrait Gallery Collection into London’s landscape.”  Dr Camille Serchuk, Professor of Art History, Southern Connecticut State University

“The freshest thing I have seen for years. I wish I had thought of it.”

Graham Wood, Director of Photography, The Times Magazine