The models were friends and acquaintances of Vicari and included a number of prominent Welshmen..
Actors John Gregson, Richard Harris, Stanley Baker, Bernard Bresslaw and Alfred Marks. Musician and
composer Cy Grant and Lionel Bart. From the world of sport Mel Charles and Clem Thomas. Comedian
Harry Secombe and politician Lord Wyn Roberts. Andrew included his friend Conrad Oak and
also the vicar who had lent him the church hall to create this huge work!
For this exhibition we have reproduced the painting
for conservation reasons, it is replicated at a slightly smaller size to be able to fit on the wall.