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Sir Terence Conran

(1931-2020), Businessman, designer and restaurateur; founder of the Design Museum

Sitter in 14 portraits
Designer and entrepreneur whose empire of shops and restaurants included London's Bluebird restaurant and his eponymous Conran Shop. Conran's career was based on a belief, demonstrated particularly with the setting up of Habitat in the sixties, of the importance of good affordable design in everyday life. He was fond of quoting William Morris's dictum: Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful. Conran was a recipient of many design awards and was also founder of the Design Museum in London.

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Sir Terence Conran, by Alistair Morrison - NPG P316

Sir Terence Conran

by Alistair Morrison
bromide print, 1986
NPG P316

Sir Terence Conran, by Barry Marsden - NPG P718(7)

Sir Terence Conran

by Barry Marsden
colour transparency, 1998
NPG P718(7)

Sir Terence Conran, by Ray Williams - NPG x200105

Sir Terence Conran

by Ray Williams
modern bromide print, 1950s
NPG x200105

Sir Terence Conran, by Francis Goodman - NPG x195022

Sir Terence Conran

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, December 1952
NPG x195022

Sir Terence Conran, by Francis Goodman - NPG x195023

Sir Terence Conran

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, December 1952
NPG x195023

Sir Terence Conran, by Francis Goodman - NPG x195065

Sir Terence Conran

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, December 1952
NPG x195065

Sir Terence Conran, by Francis Goodman - NPG x195203

Sir Terence Conran

by Francis Goodman
twelve 2 1/4 inch square film negatives, December 1952
NPG x195203

Sir Terence Conran, by Unknown photographer - NPG x184344

Sir Terence Conran

by Unknown photographer
bromide press print, June 1964
NPG x184344

Caroline (née Herbert), Lady Conran; Sir Terence Conran, by Desmond O'Neill - NPG x184122

Caroline (née Herbert), Lady Conran; Sir Terence Conran

by Desmond O'Neill
bromide press print, 15 December 1967
NPG x184122

Sir Terence Conran, by Stephen Hyde - NPG x31684

Sir Terence Conran

by Stephen Hyde
bromide fibre print, 28 September 1987
NPG x31684

Sir Terence Conran, by Jill Kennington - NPG x127149

Sir Terence Conran

by Jill Kennington
bromide print, 1987
NPG x127149

Sir Terence Conran, by Harry Borden - NPG x87200

Sir Terence Conran

by Harry Borden
R-type colour print, 11 August 1995
NPG x87200

Sir Terence Conran, by Barry Marsden - NPG x88417

Sir Terence Conran

by Barry Marsden
R-type colour print, 1998
NPG x88417

Sir Terence Conran, by Julian Broad - NPG x199270

Sir Terence Conran

by Julian Broad
C-type colour print, 2011
NPG x199270

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