8 of 14 portraits of Peter Sellers
© estate of Bob Collins / National Portrait Gallery, London
by Bob Collins
bromide print, circa 1964
9 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. (241 mm x 190 mm) image size
Given by Rudolph John Acton, 2003
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Sitterback to top
- Richard Henry ('Peter') Sellers (1925-1980), Actor and photographer. Sitter in 14 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Bob Collins (1924-2002), Photographer. Artist of 220 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.
This portraitback to top
Collins considered Sellers to be one of the most talented amateur photographers. Many of his cameras were purchased through the photographic dealer that was part owned by Harry Secombe. Sellers singled out the actress Britt Ekland, his wife, as his favourite subject.
Linked displays and exhibitionsback to top
- Shooting Stars: Photographs by Bob Collins (17 September 2012 - 21 April 2013)