Anna Zinkeisen Portrait of an Architect


+44 (0)1249 447478

+44 (0)7867 305451


United Kingdom

DC Member since 2012
Item enquiry Delivery quote Similar item? Stock request

  • Description
  • Location
  • About dealer

Anna Zinkeisen Portrait of an Architect

Anna Katrina Zinkeisen (1902 - 1976) Full length Portrait of the architect Estlyn Jmes Anthony Steedman (Born 1927) oil on canvas, circa 1965, portrayed seated on a stool with a pencil and paper in his hands and rolls of drawings at his side, the wall in the background pinned with architectural drawings.

within it's original frame bearing a Royal Society of Portrait Painters label to the reverse.

Portrait painter and muralist. Anna Zinkeisen won a scholarship to the Royal Academy Schools from Harrow School of Art, and in 1920 and 1921 received the Landseer Award. She later worked for Wedgwood as a ceramics designer. With her sister Doris, Anna painted murals for the passenger liners RMS Queen Mary and RMS Queen Elizabeth. She later specialised in pathological and clinical drawing. During the Second World War she worked in the casualty ward at St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, in the mornings and painted in a disused operating theatre in the afternoons.


  • H: 142cm (55.91in)
  • W: 92cm (36.22in)


Circa 1965

Contact Us


Telephone: +44 (0)1249 447478

Mobile: +44 (0)7867 305451


34 Market Place
15 St Mary Street
SN15 3JN
United Kingdom


With a lifelong passion for the subject, Lisa has worked in the word of art and antiques for over 25 years.  Sixteen of these were spent as a Director of an Auctioneers in London before moving to South West France with her husband Marc Allum to restore a rambling 17th Century Chateau, which they used as base to host art and antique holidays. 
After returning to the UK in 2012, Hand of Glory was born, offering an eclectic mix of antiques, objects and.... in the words of John Tradescant; 'anything strang (sic)'
In addition to running Hand of Glory, Lisa also writes for various magazines.
Clients are welcome to view pieces at the shop opened in November 2019 at 34 Market Place, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 3HP. Opening hours are Wednesday to Saturday, 10am to 5pm. Other times by appointment.
SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS:  Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, Twitter

We use cookies to help make this website better. Find out more about cookies.