© Eve Arnold / Magnum Photos
Queen Elizabeth II
by Eve Arnold Click on the links below to find out more
cibachrome print, 1968
17 1/4 in. x 11 5/8 in. (432 mm x 295 mm)
- Eve Arnold (1912-2012), Photographer. Artist of 9 portraits.
- Moorhouse, Paul and Cannadine, David (appreciation), The Queen: Art and Image, 2011 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 17 May to 21 October 2012), p. 86
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 202
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