Alma Cogan

1 portrait of Alma Cogan

Alma Cogan, by Bob Collins, 1963 - NPG x136454 - © estate of Bob Collins / National Portrait Gallery, London

© estate of Bob Collins / National Portrait Gallery, London

Alma Cogan

by Bob Collins
vintage print, 1963
9 5/8 in. x 7 1/2 in. (245 mm x 190 mm) image size
Given by Rudolph John Acton, 2003
Photographs Collection
NPG x136454


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  • Alma Cogan (1932-1966), Singer. Sitter in 12 portraits.

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  • Bob Collins (1924-2002), Photographer. Artist of 212 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.

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In her interview with Collins, Cogan revealed that she always took her Polaroid, Minoz and Canonet cameras with her on tours. Her advice to enthusiasts was 'never waste film on subjects which can be bought on postcards.'