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Caroline Charles (1942-), Fashion designer

Sitter in 4 portraits
Fashion designer; studied at Swindon Art School (1958-60), before moving to London. Completed an apprenticeship at Michael Sherard's couture house, and worked with Mary Quant. After working with photographer Tony Rawlinson for a year, Charles founded her own firm in 1963. Her collections were an instant hit with stars including Cilla Black and Barbara Streisand. Awarded an OBE in June 2002.

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P803

Caroline Charles

by Lord Snowdon
vintage bromide print, 21 June 1993
NPG P803

x125460

Caroline Charles

by Allan Ballard
vintage bromide print, 1960s
NPG x125460

x135742

Petula Clark; Caroline Charles

by Jack Nisberg
C-type colour print, 1965
NPG x135742

x87335

Caroline Charles

by Bronwyn Kidd
C-type colour print, 4 July 1997
NPG x87335

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