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Patrick Lichfield

(1939-2005), Photographer

Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield

Sitter in 29 portraits
Artist associated with 60 portraits
Educated at Harrow and Sandhurst, Lichfield served in the Grenadier Guards from 1959-1962 before becoming a professional photographer. He was quickly in demand for editorial work, including Life, Queen Magazine and a five-year contract with American Vogue given by Diana Vreeland in 1967. Lichfield's many royal commissions included the 1981 wedding of Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer. Lichfield was awarded Fellowships of both The British Institute of Professional Photographers and The Royal Photographic Society. He published many books on photography including Lichfield: In Retrospect, and his career was celebrated in Martin Harrison's major publication Perceptions: Patrick Lichfield.

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Jill Kennington, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128484

Jill Kennington

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, September 1964
NPG x128484

Henry Cooper, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128483

Henry Cooper

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, February 1966
NPG x128483

Penelope Tree, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128486

Penelope Tree

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, June 1967
NPG x128486

Duchess of Windsor; Edward, Duke of Windsor, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128487

Duchess of Windsor; Edward, Duke of Windsor

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, September 1967
NPG x128487

'Out' Group, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128491

'Out' Group

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, July 1967
NPG x128491

'Out' Group, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128492

'Out' Group

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, July 1967
NPG x128492

''In' Group', by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128493

''In' Group'

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, July 1967
NPG x128493

The Royal Family, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128494

The Royal Family

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
giclée colour print, October 1967
NPG x128494

Marsha Hunt, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128488

Marsha Hunt

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, October 1968
NPG x128488

Cecil Beaton, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x133047

Cecil Beaton

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
gelatin silver print, 1968
NPG x133047

Feliks Topolski, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128479

Feliks Topolski

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, February 1969
NPG x128479

David Bailey, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128480

David Bailey

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, April 1969
NPG x128480

Ian McKellen, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128482

Ian McKellen

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, October 1969
NPG x128482

Jacqueline Bisset, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128485

Jacqueline Bisset

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, January 1969
NPG x128485

Yves Saint Laurent, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128495

Yves Saint Laurent

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
giclée colour print, 1969
NPG x128495

Jane Birkin, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x128496

Jane Birkin

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
giclée colour print, June 1969
NPG x128496

Cecil Beaton, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x40464

Cecil Beaton

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
bromide fibre print, 1969
NPG x40464

Cecil Beaton, by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield - NPG x40463

Cecil Beaton

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
bromide fibre print, 1969
NPG x40463

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