NPG Number
2277
Mkey
307
Sitter/Title
Albert Ball
Qualifier
by
Artist(s)
HenryPoole
Date made
1920s
Medium
bronze statuette
Credit line
© National Portrait Gallery, London
albert ball

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2277

Albert Ball

by

Henry Poole

1920s

bronze statuette

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Albert Ball was killed in action over enemy territory on 7 May 1917 'fighting gloriously' as the inscription proclaims on the public monument in Nottingham for which this is the model.