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Bryan Ferry

(1945-), Musician, lead singer and songwriter for 'Roxy Music'

Sitter in 10 portraits
Influential musician and lead singer and songwriter for Roxy Music since the early 1970s. The band enjoyed success with three number one albums and ten top-ten singles in the United Kingdom. Together with his work as a solo artist, Ferry has sold over thirty million albums worldwide.

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Bryan Ferry, by The Douglas Brothers - NPG P2000

Bryan Ferry

by The Douglas Brothers
platinum print, February 1993
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P2000

Bryan Ferry, by John Swannell - NPG x87595

Bryan Ferry

by John Swannell
Iris print, 1985
NPG x87595

Bryan Ferry, by Andrew Catlin - NPG x35986

Bryan Ferry

by Andrew Catlin
bromide print, 1990
NPG x35986

Bryan Ferry, by Andrew Catlin - NPG x35987

Bryan Ferry

by Andrew Catlin
bromide print, 1990
NPG x35987

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Bryan Ferry

by Johnny Dewe-Mathews
colour print, June 1974
NPG x16129

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Bryan Ferry

by Johnny Dewe-Mathews
bromide print, 1974
NPG x16128

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Bryan Ferry

by John Swannell
bromide print, 1980s
NPG x25279

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Bryan Ferry

by John Swannell
bromide print, 1980s
NPG x34020

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Bryan Ferry

by Bob Carlos Clarke
bromide print, 1996
NPG x137389

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