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Brian Jones

(1942-1969), Musician; founder and instrumentalist for the Rolling Stones

Sitter in 31 portraits
Brian Jones was a founding member, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist in the rock group The Rolling Stones. Proficient the saxophone, harmonica, clarinet, guitar, and piano, Jones's broad musical interests served to widen the band's rhythm and blues base. Jones was also famous for his looks, his fashionable image, and his excessive drug use. He died at the age of twenty-seven at his home in Sussex.

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The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Mick Jagger, Bill Wyman, Charlie Watts), by Gered Mankowitz - NPG P1372

The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Mick Jagger, Bill Wyman, Charlie Watts)

by Gered Mankowitz
C-type colour print from original negative, 14 November 1966
NPG P1372

The Rolling Stones, by Michael Joseph - NPG P877

The Rolling Stones

by Michael Joseph
Iris print, 1968
NPG P877

The Rolling Stones (Mick Jagger; Keith Richards; Bill Wyman; Brian Jones; Charlie Watts), by Terry O'Neill - NPG x126149

The Rolling Stones (Mick Jagger; Keith Richards; Bill Wyman; Brian Jones; Charlie Watts)

by Terry O'Neill
digital R-type colour print from original transparency, 1963
NPG x126149

The Rolling Stones in Green Park, by Peter Stone, for  Daily Mirror - NPG x134772

The Rolling Stones in Green Park

by Peter Stone, for Daily Mirror
modern bromide print, 11 January 1967
NPG x134772

Sheet music cover for 'I Just Want to Make Love to You' by The Rolling Stones (Mick Jagger; Brian Jones; Bill Wyman; Keith Richards; Charlie Watts), published by Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd., after  Unknown photographer - NPG D48520

Sheet music cover for 'I Just Want to Make Love to You' by The Rolling Stones (Mick Jagger; Brian Jones; Bill Wyman; Keith Richards; Charlie Watts)

published by Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd., after Unknown photographer
halftone reproduction, published 1963
NPG D48520

Sheet music cover for 'Walking the Dog' by The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards; Mick Jagger; Brian Jones; Bill Wyman; Charlie Watts), published by Hill and Range Songs (London) Ltd, after  Unknown photographer - NPG D48521

Sheet music cover for 'Walking the Dog' by The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards; Mick Jagger; Brian Jones; Bill Wyman; Charlie Watts)

published by Hill and Range Songs (London) Ltd, after Unknown photographer
halftone reproduction, published 1963
NPG D48521

Sheet music cover for 'Around and Around' by The Rolling Stones (Bill Wyman; Keith Richards; Mick Jagger; Charlie Watts; Brian Jones), published by Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd., after  Unknown photographer - NPG D48522

Sheet music cover for 'Around and Around' by The Rolling Stones (Bill Wyman; Keith Richards; Mick Jagger; Charlie Watts; Brian Jones)

published by Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd., after Unknown photographer
halftone reproduction, published 1964
NPG D48522

Sheet music cover for 'Not Fade Away' by The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards; Mick Jagger; Brian Jones; Bill Wyman; Charlie Watts), published by Southern Music Publishing Company, after  Crispian Woodgate - NPG D48523

Sheet music cover for 'Not Fade Away' by The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards; Mick Jagger; Brian Jones; Bill Wyman; Charlie Watts)

published by Southern Music Publishing Company, after Crispian Woodgate
halftone reproduction, published 1964
NPG D48523

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