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Twiggy Lawson (née Lesley Hornby)

(1949-), Model and actress

Sitter in 30 portraits
Launched by a famous little-boy haircut, shaped by Leonard and coloured by Daniel Galvin, Twiggy was the world's first supermodel. As both 'Woman of the Year' and The 'Face of 1966', Twiggy (born Lesley Hornby) was the embodiment of the 60s look. Her career developed when she appeared in Ken Russell's film The Boyfriend (1971) and in the Broadway musical My One and Only (1983-4). Twiggy continues with her blonde look and makes regular appearances in magazines and on television.

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Twiggy, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1186

Twiggy

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 1 July 1978
NPG P1186

Twiggy, by Ron Falloon - NPG x133095

Twiggy

by Ron Falloon
C-type colour print, mid 1960s
NPG x133095

Twiggy; Helen ('Nell') Hornby (née Reeman), by Terry O'Neill - NPG x126148

Twiggy; Helen ('Nell') Hornby (née Reeman)

by Terry O'Neill
digital R-type colour print from original transparency, 1965
NPG x126148

Twiggy, by Barry Lategan - NPG x133188

Twiggy

by Barry Lategan
bromide print, 1966
NPG x133188

Twiggy, by Barry Lategan - NPG x133189

Twiggy

by Barry Lategan
bromide print, 1966
NPG x133189

Twiggy, by Barry Lategan - NPG x133190

Twiggy

by Barry Lategan
C-type colour print, 1966
NPG x133190

Twiggy, by David Steen - NPG x133060

Twiggy

by David Steen
C-type colour print, 1967
NPG x133060

Twiggy, by David Steen - NPG x133061

Twiggy

by David Steen
C-type colour print, 1967
NPG x133061

Twiggy, by Melvin Sokolsky - NPG x133064

Twiggy

by Melvin Sokolsky
archival pigment print, 1967
NPG x133064

Twiggy, by Melvin Sokolsky - NPG x133065

Twiggy

by Melvin Sokolsky
archival pigment print, 1967
NPG x133065

Twiggy, by Ronald Traeger - NPG x134359

Twiggy

by Ronald Traeger
archival Hahnemuehle print, 1967
NPG x134359

Twiggy, by Ronald Traeger - NPG x134360

Twiggy

by Ronald Traeger
archival Hahnemuehle print, 1967
NPG x134360

Twiggy, by Ronald Traeger - NPG x125452

Twiggy

by Ronald Traeger
cibachrome print from a transparency of vintage print, February 1967
NPG x125452

Twiggy, by Ronald Traeger - NPG x125453

Twiggy

by Ronald Traeger
cibachrome print from a transparency of vintage contact sheet, February 1967
NPG x125453

Twiggy, by Allan Ballard - NPG x125465

Twiggy

by Allan Ballard
vintage bromide print, late 1960s
NPG x125465

Twiggy, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x14224

Twiggy

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print on white card mount, 1968
NPG x14224

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