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Portraits that show sitters sleeping or at rest with their eyes closed. Explore the full list here.

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Kin Hoitsma
by Cecil Beaton
NPG x40208

Dudley Moore; Peter Cook
by Terry O'Neill
NPG x34136

Tim Souster
by David Ward
NPG P854

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