Portrait of Judy

Portrait of Judy



IMRE GOTH (1893-1983)

Portrait of Judy

Signed on the overlap: Imre Goth Oil on canvas Framed

51 by 41 cm., 20 by 16 in. (frame size 68 by 58 cm., 26 in.)

Provenance: Private collection, UK

Goth was born in Szeged, Hungary and studied at the Budapest Academy of Fine Arts. He moved to Berlin to study further and set himself up as a portrait painter. In the 1935 he emigrated to England and established himself as a society portrait painter, his sitters included Lady Eden and Mrs Quentin Hogg. Through is friendship with film director Alexander Korda he came into contact with many of the stars of the British film industry, painting Ralph Richardson, Michael Wilding, Ann Todd, Margaret Leighton and others.


Height 51 cm / 20 14"
Width 41 cm / 16 14"
Framed height 68 cm / 27"
Framed width 58 cm / 23"