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Shane Williams unveils portrait

Welsh rugby legend Shane Williams will unveil a portrait of himself today at the National Library of Wales. The oil painting is the work of Welsh portrait artist David Griffiths.

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'Iconic' Shane Williams depicted in portrait

I am looking forward to seeing Shane again and am delighted that he can unveil the portrait.

He is indeed an iconic sportsman and it was a pleasure to work with him.

– David Griffiths, Welsh portrait artist

This portrait has a real sense of presence.

We feel as though Shane has just walked in and will be ready in a moment to play another game for Wales.

– Paul Joyner, Head of Archive and Art Acquisitions, National Library of Wales

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