We now have our shortlist of 10 paintings taken from your nominations. Our specialist panel deliberated over all of the nominations and came up with the final shortlist.
The Panel was: JONATHAN YEO Portrait painter DEBORAH BULL Writer and broadcaster MARTIN GAYFORD Art critic and journalist
It's now over to you. VOTE for your choice out of the shortlisted 10 below by clicking in the radio button below the painting of your choice and then click the SUBMIT button at the bottom of the page.
We'll announce the winner live on air on Monday 5th September.
**CLICK on the small picture thumbnails to view the larger prints.