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George Newson

(1932-), Composer and photographer

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist of 57 portraits
George Newson is a contemporary composer. He is also a keen photographer and has photographed many poets, composers and artists.

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Martin Honeysett, by George Newson - NPG x35737

Martin Honeysett

by George Newson
bromide print, 1983
NPG x35737

Paul Benedict Muldoon, by George Newson - NPG x35739

Paul Benedict Muldoon

by George Newson
bromide print, 2 July 1984
NPG x35739

Bert Hardy, by George Newson - NPG x33547

Bert Hardy

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 4 October 1984
NPG x33547

Oliver Knussen, by George Newson - NPG x33549

Oliver Knussen

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 19 June 1984
NPG x33549

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, by George Newson - NPG x33543

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 27 July 1984
NPG x33543

Alexander Goehr, by George Newson - NPG x33546

Alexander Goehr

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 2 November 1984
NPG x33546

Sir Andrzej Panufnik, by George Newson - NPG x76891

Sir Andrzej Panufnik

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 23 September 1984
NPG x76891

Priaulx Rainier, by George Newson - NPG x33552

Priaulx Rainier

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 18 October 1984
NPG x33552

Sir Harrison Birtwistle, by George Newson - NPG x35731

Sir Harrison Birtwistle

by George Newson
bromide print, 1984
NPG x35731

Graham Clarke, by George Newson - NPG x33545

Graham Clarke

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 13 September 1984
NPG x33545

Michael George Longley, by George Newson - NPG x33550

Michael George Longley

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, July 1984
NPG x33550

Hans Keller, by George Newson - NPG x33548

Hans Keller

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 15 August 1984
NPG x33548

David Bedford, by George Newson - NPG x33542

David Bedford

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, January 1985
NPG x33542

(John) Nicholas Maw, by George Newson - NPG x33551

(John) Nicholas Maw

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, January 1985
NPG x33551

Ruskin Spear, by George Newson - NPG x33554

Ruskin Spear

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 18 December 1985
NPG x33554

George Rodger, by George Newson - NPG x33553

George Rodger

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 19 May 1985
NPG x33553

Seamus Heaney, by George Newson - NPG x35734

Seamus Heaney

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 1986
NPG x35734

(William) Kenneth Armitage, by George Newson - NPG x33541

(William) Kenneth Armitage

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, 16 December 1986
NPG x33541

Carel Victor Morlais Weight, by George Newson - NPG x32378

Carel Victor Morlais Weight

by George Newson
bromide fibre print, September 1988
NPG x32378

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