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Peter Keen (1928-2009)

Artist of 53 portraits
Peter Keen joined The Observer as staff photographer in 1958 after freelancing for weekly magazines and newspapers. He became the paper's Art Editor in 1960. Joined The Sunday Times Magazine in 1963, before freelancing for the The Daily Telegraph Magazine (1965-74).

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Barbara Hepworth

by Peter Keen
glossy unglazed bromide print, early 1950s
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Barbara Hepworth

by Peter Keen
vintage bromide print, early 1950s
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Eden Phillpotts

by Peter Keen
bromide print, early 1950s
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Brendan Behan

by Peter Keen
bromide print, mid 1950s
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Brendan Behan

by Peter Keen
bromide print, mid 1950s
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Donald Campbell

by Peter Keen
glossy bromide print, 1956
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Donald Campbell

by Peter Keen
glossy bromide print, 1956
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Donald Campbell

by Peter Keen
glossy bromide print, 1956
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Donald Campbell

by Peter Keen
glossy bromide print, 1956
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Henry Moore

by Peter Keen
bromide print, late 1950s
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Barbara Hepworth

by Peter Keen
bromide print, late 1950s
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Stirling Moss

by Peter Keen
bromide print, 1957
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Graham Sutherland

by Peter Keen
vintage bromide fibre print, late 1950s
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Graham Sutherland

by Peter Keen
vintage bromide print, late 1950s
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Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt

by Peter Keen
vintage bromide print, 1958
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Samuel Beckett

by Peter Keen
bromide print, early 1960s
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Sir Basil Urwin Spence

by Peter Keen
colour print, 1960s
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