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Barry Humphries

(1934-), Entertainer and writer

(John) Barry Humphries

Sitter in 12 portraits
Australian-born entertainer and writer, Humphries established his career in satire in London during the 1960s. He is best known for his television appearances as Dame Edna Everage, the Australian housewife superstar.

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Barry Humphries, by Annie Leibovitz - NPG P625

Barry Humphries

by Annie Leibovitz
bromide print, 1991
NPG P625

Barry Humphries, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1886

Barry Humphries

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print
NPG P1886

Barry Humphries, by Lewis Morley - NPG x125192

Barry Humphries

by Lewis Morley
resin print, 1960s
NPG x125192

Barry Humphries, by Lewis Morley - NPG x38940

Barry Humphries

by Lewis Morley
bromide fibre print, 1962
NPG x38940

Barry Humphries, by Lewis Morley - NPG x125193

Barry Humphries

by Lewis Morley
toned bromide print, 1970
NPG x125193

Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Everage, by Nicholas A. Read - NPG x35140

Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Everage

by Nicholas A. Read
bromide fibre print, 1980s
NPG x35140

Barry Humphries, by Polly Borland - NPG x88448

Barry Humphries

by Polly Borland
C-type colour print, October 1999
NPG x88448

Barry Humphries as Sir Les Patterson, by Polly Borland - NPG x88449

Barry Humphries as Sir Les Patterson

by Polly Borland
C-type colour print, October 1999
NPG x88449

Barry Humphries, by Robert D. Phillips - NPG x134710

Barry Humphries

by Robert D. Phillips
C-type colour print, June 2008
NPG x134710

Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Everage, by Lucy Sewill - NPG x136871

Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Everage

by Lucy Sewill
giclée fine art print, 11 January 2012
NPG x136871

Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Everage, by Cecil Beaton - NPG D17947(13)

Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Everage

by Cecil Beaton
pencil, late 1960s-early 1970s
NPG D17947(13)

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