© Iconic IMages/Terry ONeill
Jackie Collins; Joan Collins
by Terry O'Neill Click on the links below to find out more
bromide fibre print, 1970s
14 3/4 in. x 14 3/4 in. (377 mm x 377 mm)
Given by Terry O'Neill, 2003
- Terry O'Neill (1938-), Photographer. Artist of 75 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
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