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Women photographers


409 People in group

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Berenice Abbott

1898-1991
Photographer
Artist of 4 portraits
Sarah Angelina Acland

Sarah Angelina Acland

1849-1930
Photographer; daughter of Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1st Bt
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 4 portraits
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Eve Arnold

1912-2012
Photographer
Artist of 9 portraits
Emma Barton

Emma Barton

1872-1938
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Polly Borland

1959-
Photographer
Artist of 72 portraits
Jane Bown

Jane Bown

1925-2014
Photographer
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 73 portraits
Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)

Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)

1862-1939
Photographer
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist associated with 94 portraits
Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron

1815-1879
Pioneer photographer
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 114 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Lizzie Caswall Smith

1870-1958
Photographer
Artist associated with 262 portraits
Pamela Chandler

Pamela Chandler

1928-1993
Photographer
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist of 27 portraits
Lallie Charles

Lallie Charles

1869-1919
Photographer
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist associated with 98 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Louise Dahl-Wolfe

1895-1989
Photographer
Artist of 3 portraits
Susan Elizabeth ('Sue') Davies (née Adey)

Susan Elizabeth ('Sue') Davies (née Adey)

1933-
Founder and director of the Photographers' Gallery
Sitter in 3 portraits
Corinne Day

Corinne Day

1962-2010
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Lucinda Douglas-Menzies

1956-
Photographer
Artist of 76 portraits
Jillian Edelstein

Jillian Edelstein

1957-
Photographer
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 119 portraits
Olive Edis

Olive Edis

1876-1955
Photographer
Sitter in 18 portraits | Artist associated with 427 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Gisèle Freund

1912-2000
Photographers
Artist of 6 portraits
Jill Furmanovsky

Jill Furmanovsky

1953-
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 9 portraits
Fay Godwin

Fay Godwin

1931-2005
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 48 portraits