1 portrait of David Hockney
by Jorge ('J.S.') Lewinski
bromide print, 1968
14 7/8 in. x 11 1/2 in. (377 mm x 291 mm)
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Sitterback to top
- David Hockney (1937-), Artist. Sitter in 47 portraits, Artist associated with 13 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Jorge ('J.S.') Lewinski (1921-2008), Photographer. Artist of 103 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
This portraitback to top
Taken in Hockney's studio in North Kensington; the painting in the background is A Neat Lawn, 1967.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Rogers, Malcolm, Camera Portraits, 1989 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 20 October 1989 - 21 January 1990), p. 285
Placesback to top
- Place made and portrayed: United Kingdom: England, London (sitter's studio, North Kensington, London)
Events of 1968back to top
Current affairsEnoch Powell delivers his 'Rivers of Blood' speech in Birmingham in opposition to anti-discrimination legislation and immigration from the commonwealth. The speech is usually regarded as racist and blamed for stirring up racial prejudice. Powell was sacked from the shadow cabinet as a result, but received considerable public approval at the time for his views.
Fay Sislin becomes England first black woman police officer.