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- group 'Women photographers'


Women photographers


No individual image available for this person

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
No individual image available for this person

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 263 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
Sue Davies

Sue Davies

1933-2020
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 428 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
Yvonne Gregory

Yvonne Gregory

1889-1970
Photographer; wife of Bertram Park
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist associated with 110 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Alice Hughes

1857-1939
Photographer
Artist associated with 53 portraits
Ida Kar

Ida Kar

1908-1974
Photographer
Sitter in 137 portraits | Artist associated with 1564 portraits
Jill Kennington

Jill Kennington

1943-
Fashion model and photographer
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 20 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Astrid Kirchherr

1938-2020
Photographer
Artist associated with 6 portraits
Annie Leibovitz

Annie Leibovitz

1949-
Photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 14 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Studio Lisa (Lisa Sheridan)

1894-1966
Photographer
Artist associated with 61 portraits
Linda McCartney

Linda McCartney

1941-1998
Photographer, artist, musician, businesswoman, cookery writer and animal rights activist; late wife of Sir Paul McCartney
Sitter in 10 portraits | Artist of 14 portraits
Mary McCartney

Mary McCartney

1969-
Photographer; daughter of Sir Paul and Linda McCartney
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 18 portraits
Mayotte Magnus

Mayotte Magnus

1934-
Photographer; wife of Jorge ('J.S.') Lewinski
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 82 portraits
Rita Martin

Rita Martin

1875-1958
Photographer
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist associated with 310 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Lotte Meitner-Graf

1898-1973
Photographer
Artist of 10 portraits
Lee Miller

Lee Miller

1907-1977
Photographer
Sitter in 13 portraits | Artist associated with 17 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Lisette Model

1906-1983
Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Lucia Moholy

1894-1989
Photographer
Artist of 45 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Lida Moser

1920-2014
Photographer
Artist of 89 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Helen Muspratt

1905-2001
Photographer
Artist associated with 15 portraits
Eveleen Myers (née Tennant)

Eveleen Myers (née Tennant)

1856-1937
Photographer
Sitter associated with 30 portraits | Artist associated with 203 portraits
Lady Caroline Emily Nevill

Lady Caroline Emily Nevill

1829-1887
Photographer; daughter of 4th Earl of Abergavenny
Sitter in 1 portrait
Anne-Katrin Purkiss

Anne-Katrin Purkiss

1959-
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 109 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Miriam Reik

1949-
Photographer
Artist of 17 portraits
Sheila Rock

Sheila Rock

Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 9 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Pennie Smith

1949-
Photographer
Artist of 11 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sally Soames

1937-2019
Photographer
Artist of 17 portraits
Jo Spence

Jo Spence

1934-1992
Photographer
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Alice Springs (June Newton)

Alice Springs (June Newton)

1923-2021
Photographer and actress
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 6 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Koo Stark

1956-
Actress and photographer
Artist of 7 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Maud Sulter

1960-2008
Photographer, writer and poet
Artist of 9 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Tessa Traeger

1938-
Photographer
Artist of 50 portraits
Vivienne

Vivienne

1889-1982
Photographer, miniaturist, singer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 214 portraits
Dorothy Wilding

Dorothy Wilding

1893-1976
Photographer
Sitter in 30 portraits | Artist associated with 2177 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Olivia Wyndham

1897-1967
Photographer
Artist associated with 5 portraits
Madame Yevonde

Madame Yevonde

1893-1975
Photographer
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 326 portraits
Fiona Adams

Fiona Adams

1935-2020
Photographer
Sitter associated with 2 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Robin Adler

died 2015
Photojournalist
Artist of 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sue Adler

1941-
Photographer
Artist of 8 portraits
Joyce Allingham

Joyce Allingham

1913-2001
Photographer, publishing secretary and business manager; daughter of Herbert John Allingham; sister of Margery Allingham
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Emily Andersen

1956-
Photographer
Artist of 14 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Rogi André (née Rozsa Klein)

1900-1970
Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Judith Aronson

1942-
Photographer
Artist of 10 portraits

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