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Bert Stern (1929-2013)

Artist of 1 portrait
American photographer who was self-taught in photography. He was an assistant to art director Hershel Bramson of Flair magazine in 1948 before serving as a movie cameraman in the United States Army in Japan from 1951 to 1953. In 1959 he established his own photographic studio in New York. He worked as a freelance photographer for magazines such as Look, Life, Holiday, Vogue and Glamour from the 1960s until his retirement in the mid 1970s.

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Dame Elizabeth Taylor

by Bert Stern
Iris print, 1962
NPG P787