Anthony Christian

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Birthday
24, 1945
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
24, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
England

About

One of the youngest individuals admitted to study the Old Masters at the National Gallery in London. He began when he was 10.

Before Fame

He was a portrait artist. His subjects included Lord Mountbatten of Burma, Baroness Olympia de Rothschild, and Baroness Fiona Thyssen-Bornemisza.

Trivia

He gained a reputation in the 1980s as an artist who sought to preserve Renaissance Era techniques.

Family Life

He married fellow artist Marian Fanny Christian; he was dubbed a child prodigy by the media when he was 12.

Associated With

His work was popular with such private art collectors as Gore Vidal, Queen Elizabeth II, and Herbie Hancock.