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Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966), Photographer

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist associated with 113 portraits
The Boston-born photographer first visited England in 1899. Best known for his two books of collected portraits Men of Mark (1913) and More Men of Mark (1922).

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P216

George Meredith

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
platinum print, 1904
NPG P216

P48

Edward Carpenter

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
gum platinum print, 1905
NPG P48

P1031

Harley Granville-Barker

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
gum platinum print, 27 March 1906
NPG P1031

P1032

Harley Granville-Barker

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
gum platinum print on photographer's mount, 1907
NPG P1032

P169

George Moore

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 1908
NPG P169

x126447

Lillah McCarthy

possibly by Alvin Langdon Coburn
sepia gum platinum print on mount, early 1900s
NPG x126447

x87253

G.K. Chesterton

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 12 August 1904
NPG x87253

x87256

George Bernard Shaw

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 1 August 1904
NPG x87256

Ax7770

Andrew Lang

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 27 August 1904
NPG Ax7770

Ax7768

George Bernard Shaw

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 1 August 1904
NPG Ax7768

Ax7769

G.K. Chesterton

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 12 August 1904
NPG Ax7769

Ax7771

Sir Frank Brangwyn

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 8 September 1904
NPG Ax7771

Ax7772

George Meredith

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 24 October 1904
NPG Ax7772

x87258

H.G. Wells

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 2 November 1905
NPG x87258

Ax7773

H.G. Wells

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 2 November 1905
NPG Ax7773

Ax7774

Edward Carpenter

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 28 November 1905
NPG Ax7774

Ax7777

Henry James

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 12 June 1906
NPG Ax7777

x87255

Henry James

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 12 June 1906
NPG x87255

x87257

Arthur William Symons

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 22 September 1906
NPG x87257

Ax7775

Harley Granville-Barker

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 27 March 1906
NPG Ax7775