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(1946-), Singer and songwriter

Donovan (Donovan Phillips Leitch)

Sitter in 8 portraits
Folk singer, born Donovan Phillips Leitch, was first touted as Britain's Bob Dylan. Began playing in folk clubs before his single Catch The Wind charted in 1965. Other hits include Colours (1965), Sunshine Superman and Mellow Yellow (both 1966) featuring Paul McCartney. In 1968 joined the Beatles on a transcendental meditation course resulting in more hits including Hurdy Gurdy Man and Jennifer Juniper (both 1968).

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Donovan, by Bill Francis - NPG x135744


by Bill Francis
modern matte bromide print, 1965
NPG x135744

Donovan, by Lewis Morley - NPG x137573


by Lewis Morley
bromide fibre print, 1965
NPG x137573

Joan Baez; Donovan, by Graham Keen - NPG x199762

Joan Baez; Donovan

by Graham Keen
modern bromide print from original negative, 29 May 1965
NPG x199762

Donovan, by Lewis Morley - NPG x87161


by Lewis Morley
cibachrome print from original transparency, 1965
NPG x87161

Donovan, by Lewis Morley - NPG x38931


by Lewis Morley
bromide fibre print, 1965
NPG x38931

Donovan, by Lewis Morley - NPG x125171


by Lewis Morley
toned bromide print, 1965
NPG x125171

Sheet music cover for 'Colours' by Donovan, published by Southern Music Publishing Company, after  Unknown photographer - NPG D48385

Sheet music cover for 'Colours' by Donovan

published by Southern Music Publishing Company, after Unknown photographer
halftone reproduction, published 1968
NPG D48385

A Gift From a Flower to a Garden (Donovan Philips Leitch), published by Donovan Music Ltd., after  Karl Ferris - NPG D48603

A Gift From a Flower to a Garden (Donovan Philips Leitch)

published by Donovan Music Ltd., after Karl Ferris
halftone reproduction, published 1968
NPG D48603

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