by Ida Kar
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1963
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Artistback to top
- Ida Kar (1908-1974), Photographer. Artist associated with 1508 portraits, Sitter in 137 portraits.
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Kar photographed Riley at her second exhibition at Gallery One, 16 North Audley Street, London, in September 1963. This was the final show before Victor Musgrave closed the gallery, saying 'It has been very good but it's not very creative. And I don't like the atmosphere of the gallery world as much as I used to'.
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- Various contributors, National Portrait Gallery: A Portrait of Britain, 2014, p. 224