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Alastair Thain (1961-), Photographer

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 23 portraits
The young British photographer studied at the London College of Printing 1981-4. His imaginative and often subversive portraits soon began to appear internationally in publications such as Vogue, The New York Times, Vanity and The Face and on record sleeves.

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P855

Bruce McLean

by Alastair Thain
four bromide prints, 1984
NPG P855

P319

Lindsay Anderson

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, 1985
NPG P319

x25148

Michael Craig-Martin

by Alastair Thain
bromide print on card mount, mid 1980s
NPG x25148

x36072

Sir Ridley Scott

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, mid 1980s
NPG x36072

x36073

Julian Trevelyan

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, mid 1980s
NPG x36073

x36074

Julian Trevelyan

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, mid 1980s
NPG x36074

x30429

Suzanna Hamilton

by Alastair Thain
sepia-toned lith print, mid 1980s
NPG x30429

x36071

Derek Jarman

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, 1984
NPG x36071

x36069

Kathy Acker (née Lehman)

by Alastair Thain
Kodalith resin print, 1984
NPG x36069

x30428

Rupert Everett

by Alastair Thain
toned lith print, 1984
NPG x30428

x25146

John Bellany

by Alastair Thain
sepia-toned glossy unglazed Agfa print, 1985
NPG x25146

x25147

Ithell Colquhoun

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, 1985
NPG x25147

x45106

Anthony Hopkins

by Alastair Thain
toned bromide fibre print, 1985
NPG x45106

x36070

Suzanna Hamilton

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, 1986
NPG x36070

x26022

Sir John Hurt

by Alastair Thain
resin print, 1986
NPG x26022

x30430

Tim Roth

by Alastair Thain
toned lith print, 1986
NPG x30430

x30431

Max Wall

by Alastair Thain
toned lith print, 1986
NPG x30431

x45104

Dame Vivienne Isabel Westwood

by Alastair Thain
toned bromide fibre print, 1988
NPG x45104

x45105

Annie Lennox

by Alastair Thain
colour print, 1988
NPG x45105

x126917

Steven Berkoff

by Alastair Thain
bromide print, 1988
NPG x126917

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