SHAW, GEORGE BERNARD (1856-1950, playwright, novelist and critic, Nobel Prize winner for Literature)
PORTRAIT BY EDMUND NELSON (b. 1910), oil on canvas, half-length, holding a letter in his left hand, 351/2 x 251/2 in (90.2 x 64.8 cm).
Edmund Nelson showed at the Royal Academy, the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, the New English Art Club and the Royal Society of British Artists. His portrait of the historian G.M Trevelyan is at Trinity College, Cambridge.