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Nicholas Sinclair

(1954-), Photographer

Artist of 31 portraits
Nicholas Sinclair was born in London in 1954 and started working as a photographer in 1982. His work has been widely exhibited and published in Britain and Europe and three books of his work have been published: The Chameleon Body (1996), Portraits of Artists (2000) and Crossing the Water (2002). Sinclair works principally as a portrait photographer with a strong interest in identity and the idea of evolving, shifting and multiple identities.

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Sir Harold Walter Kroto, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG P704

Sir Harold Walter Kroto

by Nicholas Sinclair
bromide print, 1997
NPG P704

Sir (John) Kyffin Williams, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38834

Sir (John) Kyffin Williams

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1987
NPG x38834

(Leslie) James Gardner, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38827

(Leslie) James Gardner

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1988
NPG x38827

Dame Wendy Margaret Hiller, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38829

Dame Wendy Margaret Hiller

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1989
NPG x38829

Sir John Mills, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38830

Sir John Mills

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1990
NPG x38830

Paul Schofield, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38832

Paul Schofield

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1990
NPG x38832

Paul Schofield, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38833

Paul Schofield

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1990
NPG x38833

Sidonie Goossens, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38828

Sidonie Goossens

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1991
NPG x38828

Dame Gwen Lucy Ffrangcon-Davies, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38420

Dame Gwen Lucy Ffrangcon-Davies

by Nicholas Sinclair
platinum print, 1991
NPG x38420

Sir (John) Kyffin Williams, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x88163

Sir (John) Kyffin Williams

by Nicholas Sinclair
bromide print, 1992
NPG x88163

Joe Tilson, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77015

Joe Tilson

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned bromide print, 22 December 1992
NPG x77015

Robert Morley, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38831

Robert Morley

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1992
NPG x38831

Cyril James Cusack, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x38826

Cyril James Cusack

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned silver print, 1992
NPG x38826

Laura Godfrey-Isaacs, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77010

Laura Godfrey-Isaacs

by Nicholas Sinclair
gelatin silver print, 1992
NPG x77010

Anthony Caro, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77008

Anthony Caro

by Nicholas Sinclair
gelatin silver print, 1992
NPG x77008

Howard Hodgkin, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77012

Howard Hodgkin

by Nicholas Sinclair
gelatin silver print, 1992
NPG x77012

William Turnbull, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77016

William Turnbull

by Nicholas Sinclair
gelatin silver print, 1992
NPG x77016

Tess Jaray, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77013

Tess Jaray

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned bromide print, 1993
NPG x77013

Caroline Coon, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77009

Caroline Coon

by Nicholas Sinclair
selenium-toned bromide print, 1993
NPG x77009

Sir (John) Kyffin Williams, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77017

Sir (John) Kyffin Williams

by Nicholas Sinclair
gelatin silver print, 1993
NPG x77017

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