Archibald Prize portraits and other portraits

William Wright
“Portrait of William Wright” 1999 archival oil on board 172 x 122 cm. Finalist in the 2000 Archibald Prize.

But the best…was probably John R Walker’s powerful portrait of Jeremy Nelson. Walker has applied the paint with a fidgety hand, creating a nerve-racking atmosphere of psychic pressure and a credible presence.” Sebastian Smee  SMH 8 March 2007