The wedding of Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach

1 portrait of George Harrison

The wedding of Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach, by Terry O'Neill, 27 April 1981 - NPG x126137 - © Iconic IMages/Terry O’Neill

© Iconic IMages/Terry O’Neill

The wedding of Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach

by Terry O'Neill
bromide fibre print, 27 April 1981
14 3/4 in.x 14 3/4 in. (378 mm x 378 mm)
Given by Terry O'Neill, 2003
Photographs Collection
NPG x126137


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Artistback to top

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

Sittersback to top

  • Barbara Bach (1947-), Film actress; wife of Ringo Starr. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Gianni Gregorini (1973-), Son of Barbara Bach and Augusto Gregorini. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • George Harrison (1943-2001), Musician; member of The Beatles. Sitter in 49 portraits.
  • Olivia Harrison (née Arias) (1948-), Wife of George Harrison. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • James Louis McCartney (1977-), Son of Paul and Linda McCartney. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Linda McCartney (1941-1998), Photographer, artist, musician, businesswoman, cookery writer and animal rights activist; late wife of Sir Paul McCartney. Sitter in 4 portraits, Artist of 14 portraits.
  • Sir (James) Paul McCartney (1942-), Musician and member of The Beatles and Wings. Sitter in 51 portraits.
  • Ringo Starr (Richard Starkey) (1940-), Musician; drummer for The Beatles. Sitter associated with 38 portraits.

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Starr and Bach were married at a Marylebone register office and celebrated afterwards at London club 'Rags'. The wedding party (seen from left to right at the reception) George and Olivia Harrison, Ringo Starr, Barbara Bach and her son Gianni, Paul and Linda McCartney with their son James. Starr met his second wife when co-starring with her in Caveman (1981). Bach is shown wearing a dress designed by David and Elizabeth Emanuel.

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