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Dye-transfer print

A type of colour print made by a series of related processes in which three carefully superimposed layers of dye are transferred to a gelatin-coated base. The dye-transfer process, which has come a long way since its origins in the 1870s, is time-consuming but permits a lot of control of results and produces a relatively permanent print that does not contain silver.

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Vivien Leigh
by Madame Yevonde
NPG P742

Vita Sackville-West
by Gisèle Freund
NPG P437

Madame Yevonde
by Madame Yevonde
NPG P620

Yehudi Menuhin
by Bern Schwartz
14 May 1977
NPG P1209

Antoinette Sibley and Eloise Sibley
by Bern Schwartz
24 June 1977
NPG P1254

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