The Rolling Stones (Charlie Watts; Keith Richards; Bill Wyman; Brian Jones; Mick Jagger)

1 portrait of Charlie Watts

The Rolling Stones (Charlie Watts; Keith Richards; Bill Wyman; Brian Jones; Mick Jagger), by Gered Mankowitz, 1965 - NPG x88063 - Photograph by Gered Mankowitz © Bowstir Ltd 2013 / mankowitz.com

Photograph by Gered Mankowitz © Bowstir Ltd 2013 / mankowitz.com

The Rolling Stones (Charlie Watts; Keith Richards; Bill Wyman; Brian Jones; Mick Jagger)

by Gered Mankowitz
digital C-type colour print, 1965
18 in. x 18 in. (458 mm x 456 mm)
Purchased, 1999
Photographs Collection
NPG x88063


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  • Sir Michael Philip ('Mick') Jagger (1943-), Singer and composer; lead vocalist for the Rolling Stones. Sitter in 49 portraits.
  • Brian Jones (1942-1969), Musician; founder and instrumentalist for the Rolling Stones. Sitter in 15 portraits.
  • Keith Richards (1943-), Musician; guitarist and bass guitarist for the Rolling Stones. Sitter in 22 portraits.
  • Charles Robert ('Charlie') Watts (1941-), Drummer for the Rolling Stones. Sitter in 22 portraits.
  • Bill Wyman (1936-), Musician; bass guitarist for the Rolling Stones; founder of Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings. Sitter in 22 portraits.

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Charlie Watts, Keith Richards, Bill Wyman, Mick Jagger and Brian Jones were photographed by Gered Mankowitz outside Mankowittz`s studio in Mason`s Yard for their third album Out of Our Heads at the invitation of their manager Andrew Loog Oldham. So began a three year colloboration during which the 18 year old photographer documented their 1965 American tour and provided four album covershots which also included Between the Buttons.

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  • Hoare, Philip; Pepper, Terence, Icons of Pop, 1999 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 4 June -19 September 1999), p. 21

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