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Jane Asher (1946-), Actress and writer

Sitter in 3 portraits
Started her film career in Mandy (1952). 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 began with Gerald Scarfe (they met in l970, and marriage in 1981). Celebrated for her intelligence, striking red hair and blue eyes. Latterly known for her cake designs and novels.

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Jane Asher

by Michael Ward
bromide fibre print, 9 July 1963
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The Beatles with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

by Philip Townsend
bromide fibre print, 31 August 1967
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Jane Asher

by John d'Green
bromide print, 1967
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