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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1927-2013), Writer

Sitter in 2 portraits
Author of novels, short stories and film scripts; winner of the Booker Prize for Heat and Dust (1975). Among her scripts for Merchant and Ivory are adaptations of Henry James and E.M. Forster classics including The Europeans (1979) and A Room with a View (1986)

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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

by Don Bachardy
acrylic with wash, 1996
NPG 6373


Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

by Fay Godwin
bromide print, 1970s
NPG x15441