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Prince Edward; Sophie, Countess of Wessex
by John Swannell Click on the links below to find out more
bromide print, 1999
12 in. x 15 7/8 in. (305 mm x 404 mm)
Given by John Swannell, 1999
- John Swannell (1946-), Photographer. Artist of 128 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
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