Articles Tagged 'The National Portrait Gallery'

Dame Maggie Smith

Dame Maggie Smith National Portrait Gallery Painting Revealed

When Dame Maggie Smith (Downton Abbey) was invited to sit for a portrait commissioned by The National Portrait Gallery her first words to painter James Lloyd were, “Poor you,” reports Gawker.com. While this is a huge honor she did a nice job of holding back her enthusiasm. She seems to be pleased with the finished work […]