The Beatles (George Harrison; Ringo Starr; Paul McCartney; John Lennon)

1 portrait of Ringo Starr

The Beatles (George Harrison; Ringo Starr; Paul McCartney; John Lennon), by Terry O'Neill, 1963 - NPG x126131 - © Terry O'Neill

© Terry O'Neill

The Beatles (George Harrison; Ringo Starr; Paul McCartney; John Lennon)

by Terry O'Neill
bromide fibre print, 1963
20 in. x 30 in. (507 mm x 763 mm)
Given by Terry O'Neill, 2003
Photographs Collection
NPG x126131


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Sittersback to top

  • George Harrison (1943-2001), Musician; member of The Beatles. Sitter associated with 48 portraits.
  • John Lennon (1940-1980), Musician; co-founder and singer for The Beatles. Sitter associated with 55 portraits.
  • Sir (James) Paul McCartney (1942-), Musician; member of The Beatles. Sitter associated with 50 portraits.
  • Ringo Starr (Richard Starkey) (1940-), Musician; drummer for The Beatles. Sitter associated with 36 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • Terry O'Neill (1938-), Photographer. Artist of 75 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.

This portraitback to top

O'Neill photographed The Beatles early on in their careers, in the year following the signing a record contract under the management of Brian Epstein. It was the year in which they had chart topping success with singles From Me to You, She Loves You and I Want to Hold Your Hand. Following their success in England and America ( in 1964) 'Beatlemania' spread across the world.

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