Anthony Oakshett

Anthony Oakshett is a versatile professional painter equally at home composing portraits and very large scale canvases. His commissions have taken him to many parts of Britain and overseas.

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Armada Paintings

In 2007 Anthony Oakshett was commissioned by the House of Lords to lead a team of artists to create five large paintings depicting the Armada Campaign of 1588. 

We completed the commission in June 2010. The paintings were exhibited in the Royal Gallery and then fixed into position in the Prince's Chamber in September:


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President Obama with Baroness Hayman in the Prince's Chamber