A.S. Byatt reflects on the experience of having her portrait painted

Contributor/s : A.S. Byatt, Philip Hensher

Recorded on date : November 23, 2017

Recorded at Location : British Library Knowledge Centre

A.S. Byatt talks to fellow novelist Philip Hensher about the experience of having her portrait created, and reflects on the tradition of painting not from life but from interior imagining.

 

Recorded at the National Portrait Gallery on Thursday 11 October 2012.

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