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Anna Wintour (1949-), Editor of American Vogue

Sitter in 2 portraits
As Editor-in-Chief of American Vogue since 1988, and artistic director for Condé Nast, British-born Wintour has made a significant contribution to the international fashion industry. Previously editor of British Vogue (1984-7), Wintour is credited with boosting the circulation and reinvigorating both titles in the Vogue franchise. She has also worked as a journalist on magazine titles including Harper's and Queen and House and Garden. Her work at American Vogue has been documented in the film The September Issue (2009).

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Bee Schaffer; Anna Wintour

by Anna Bauer
C-type contact print, March 2008
NPG x131792

6908

Anna Wintour

by Alex Katz
oil on linen, 2009
On display in Room 35 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6908

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