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Barry Marsden

(1954-), Photographer

Artist of 71 portraits
Marsden took up photography at the age of 30 in 1981 after taking a degree in painting at Loughborough College of Art. His portrait of the classical composer James MacMillan appeared on the poster for the 1997 NPG exhibition Variations on a Theme while his iconic portrait of Jarvis Cocker, one of many pop commissions for Vox magazine, featured strongly in the 1999 Icons of Pop exhibition.

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Graham Swift, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39372

Graham Swift

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1988
NPG x39372

Miron Grindea, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39364

Miron Grindea

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1989
NPG x39364

John Mortimer, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39367

John Mortimer

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1989
NPG x39367

Lord Snowdon, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39370

Lord Snowdon

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1989
NPG x39370

John Charles Galliano, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39363

John Charles Galliano

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39363

Sir Peter Robert Wright, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39375

Sir Peter Robert Wright

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39375

Roger James Cook, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39358

Roger James Cook

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39358

Edward Francis Charles Publius de Bono, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39359

Edward Francis Charles Publius de Bono

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39359

Marianne Faithfull, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39361

Marianne Faithfull

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39361

David Heath, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39365

David Heath

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39365

Sir Simon Neville Llewelyn Marsden, 4th Bt, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39366

Sir Simon Neville Llewelyn Marsden, 4th Bt

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39366

Ralph Steadman, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39371

Ralph Steadman

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1990
NPG x39371

Clive Barker, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39356

Clive Barker

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1991
NPG x39356

Donald Pleasence, by Barry Marsden - NPG x39368

Donald Pleasence

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1991
NPG x39368

Caroline Quentin, by Barry Marsden - NPG x87705

Caroline Quentin

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, mid-late 1990s
NPG x87705

Jenny Eclair, by Barry Marsden - NPG x87706

Jenny Eclair

by Barry Marsden
C-type colour print, mid 1990s
NPG x87706

James Loy MacMillan, by Barry Marsden - NPG x76983

James Loy MacMillan

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 15 June 1994
NPG x76983

Pulp, by Barry Marsden - NPG x88190

Pulp

by Barry Marsden
R-type colour print, 1995
NPG x88190

Goldie, by Barry Marsden - NPG x87758

Goldie

by Barry Marsden
C-type colour print, 6 February 1995
NPG x87758

Jarvis Cocker, by Barry Marsden - NPG x125140

Jarvis Cocker

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1995
NPG x125140

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