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Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)

(1906-1956), Photographer

Sitter in 4 portraits
Artist associated with 90 portraits
Of Jewish Italian ancestry, Baron Sterling Henry Nahum was born in Manchester. He took up documentary film making in 1933, before establishing a photographic studio three years later in London. He was soon portraying the stars of ballet, film and politics and became widely known as a broadcaster and writer on photography. In 1954, whilst in America promoting his book Ballet Encore, Baron was commissioned to photograph Hollywood's female celebrities.

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Doris Ethel Waters; (Florence) Elsie Waters, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x135727

Doris Ethel Waters; (Florence) Elsie Waters

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
bromide print, 1940s
NPG x135727

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136398

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136398

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136399

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136399

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles, possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136400

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136400

'Four Generations at Buckingham Palace', possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136772

'Four Generations at Buckingham Palace'

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136772

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x35386

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
cibachrome print, 15 December 1948
NPG x35386

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x35387

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
cibachrome print, 1949
NPG x35387

Leslie Scott Falconer Mitchell, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x75821

Leslie Scott Falconer Mitchell

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
chlorobromide print, circa 1949
NPG x75821

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136401

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136401

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136402

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136402

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136403

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136403

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136404

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136404

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136405

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136405

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136406

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136406

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136407

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136407

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138036

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138036

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138066

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138066

Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138069

Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138069

Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138070

Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138070

Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138071

Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138071

Princess Anne; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136408

Princess Anne; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 21 October 1950
NPG x136408

Queen Mary; Princess Anne; Queen Elizabeth II; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136771

Queen Mary; Princess Anne; Queen Elizabeth II; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 21 October 1950
NPG x136771

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother; Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138029

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother; Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 21 October 1950
NPG x138029

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138030

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 21 October 1950
NPG x138030

Princess Anne; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138031

Princess Anne; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 21 October 1950
NPG x138031

Princess Anne; Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138032

Princess Anne; Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 21 October 1950
NPG x138032

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Anne; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138033

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II; Princess Anne; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, December 1950
NPG x138033

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138864

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1950
NPG x138864

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  James Valentine & Sons Ltd - NPG x138038

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by James Valentine & Sons Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1951
NPG x138038

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  James Valentine & Sons Ltd - NPG x138039

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by James Valentine & Sons Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1951
NPG x138039

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138064

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1951
NPG x138064

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138065

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1951
NPG x138065

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  James Valentine & Sons Ltd - NPG x138868

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by James Valentine & Sons Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1951
NPG x138868

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for  Camera Press: London: UK - NPG x134727

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for Camera Press: London: UK
glossy bromide print, 1952
NPG x134727

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138862

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1952
NPG x138862

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138863

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1952
NPG x138863

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, after Dorothy Wilding, and  Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x138884

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

after Dorothy Wilding, and Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
bromide postcard print, 1952
NPG x138884

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for  Camera Press: London: UK - NPG x131146

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for Camera Press: London: UK
glossy bromide print, 1953
NPG x131146

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for  Camera Press: London: UK - NPG x131147

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for Camera Press: London: UK
glossy bromide print, 1953
NPG x131147

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x131148

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
glossy bromide print, 1953
NPG x131148

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for  Camera Press: London: UK - NPG x131149

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for Camera Press: London: UK
glossy bromide print, 1953
NPG x131149

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x21936

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
bromide print, 1953
NPG x21936

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x4404

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
bromide print, 1953
NPG x4404

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x132907

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
glossy bromide print, 1953
NPG x132907

Henry Frederick Thynne, 6th Marquess of Bath; Virginia Penelope (née Parsons), Marchioness of Bath, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for  Camera Press: London: UK - NPG x184187

Henry Frederick Thynne, 6th Marquess of Bath; Virginia Penelope (née Parsons), Marchioness of Bath

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), for Camera Press: London: UK
bromide press print, mid 1950s
NPG x184187

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138018

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138018

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  James Valentine & Sons Ltd - NPG x138019

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by James Valentine & Sons Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138019

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  James Valentine & Sons Ltd - NPG x138020

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by James Valentine & Sons Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138020

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138021

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138021

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138022

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138022

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138023

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138023

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138024

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138024

Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138025

Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138025

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138026

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138026

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138858

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138858

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138859

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138859

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138860

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138860

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138861

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138861

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  The Photochrom Co Ltd - NPG x138865

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1953
NPG x138865

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