Dannie Abse(1923-2014), Poet; doctor; author and playwright
Sitter in 3 portraits
Welsh poet, doctor, author and playwright; Abse's collections include Running Late and Speak Old Parrot. Volumes of autobiography include Goodbye Twentieth Century.
Watch a film clip on the sitter from the BBC Archive in the Media section below
by Rollie McKenna
bromide print, 1957