Ed Balls has a wide range of interests outside politics. One of his serious interests is piano playing. Consequently, it was quickly decided to use his upright piano as a basis for the composition of the portrait painting. After testing seated and standing poses, it was mutually agreed to go with the relaxed standing pose.
Exhibited at Royal Society of Portrait Painters
- Oil on Linen on Board
36 x 24 in.92 x 61 cm.Dimensions of portraits are given with height followed by width.
All dimensions are close approximations.
- Guide Price
Guide price for similar portrait painting £5,000-£6,000