Search the Collection

Jane Asher (1946-), Actress and writer

Sitter in 3 portraits
Asher started her film career in Mandy (1952) and later appeared as a waif starring opposite Michael Caine in Alfie (1966). Regular girlfriend of Beatle Paul McCartney in the 1960s before she began her relationship with Gerald Scarfe, whom she met in 1970 and married in 1981. She is elebrated for her intelligence, striking red hair and blue eyes and known, more recently, for her cake designs and novels.

List Thumbnail

x125656

Jane Asher

by Michael Ward
bromide fibre print, 9 July 1963
NPG x125656

x128616

The Beatles with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

by Philip Townsend
bromide fibre print, 31 August 1967
NPG x128616

x88429

Jane Asher

by John d'Green
bromide print, 1967
NPG x88429