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Bern Schwartz (1914-1978), Photographer

Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 143 portraits
Bern Schwartz (1914-1978), an American businessman, took up photography in the early 1970s as a second career. In just a few years, he made memorable studies of many well-known personalities of the time including artists, politicians and royalty. Schwartz, assisted by his wife, Ronny, often captured his subjects in surroundings reflecting their life, work and personality.

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P1252

Bern Schwartz

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 1970s
NPG P1252

P1165

(Israel) Maurice Edelman

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, October 1975
NPG P1165

P1135

Constance Mary Katherine Applebee

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, October 1975
NPG P1135

P1134

Larry Adler

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 2 November 1976
NPG P1134

P1139

Sir Alfred Jules Ayer

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 20 November 1976
NPG P1139

P1159

Sir Clifford Michael Curzon

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 6 November 1976
NPG P1159

P1169

(John) Barry Foster

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, September 1976
NPG P1169

P1176

Arnold Abraham Goodman, Baron Goodman

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 19 May 1976
NPG P1176

P1182

Sir Edward Heath

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 5 November 1976
NPG P1182

P1187

Basil Hume

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 25 November 1976
NPG P1187

P1188

Basil Hume

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 25 November 1976
NPG P1188

P1192

Ann Maureen Jenner

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
28 November 1976
NPG P1192

P1201

Donald Whyte MacLeary

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 9 November 1976
NPG P1201

P1203

Alicia Markova

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 1 October 1976
NPG P1203

P1206

Sir Robert Mayer

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 10 November 1976
NPG P1206

P1210

Henry Moore

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 29 October 1976
NPG P1210

P1211

Henry Moore

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 29 October 1976
NPG P1211

P1212

Henry Moore

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 29 October 1976
NPG P1212

P1232

Merle Park

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 11 November 1976
NPG P1232

P1240

William Rees-Mogg, Baron Rees-Mogg

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 22 November 1976
NPG P1240