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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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Jarvis Cocker, by Barry Marsden - NPG x126126

Jarvis Cocker

by Barry Marsden
cibachrome print, 23 March 1995
NPG x126126

David Coulthard, by Barry Marsden - NPG x87660

David Coulthard

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 3 February 1995
NPG x87660

Sir Terence Conran, by Barry Marsden - NPG x88417

Sir Terence Conran

by Barry Marsden
R-type colour print, 1998
NPG x88417

Rick Stein, by Barry Marsden - NPG x88418

Rick Stein

by Barry Marsden
bromide print, 22 September 1998
NPG x88418

Anton Mosimann, by Barry Marsden - NPG x88419

Anton Mosimann

by Barry Marsden
R-type colour print, 1998
NPG x88419

Fay Maschler, by Barry Marsden - NPG x87883

Fay Maschler

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 1998
NPG x87883

Simon Charles Hopkinson, by Barry Marsden - NPG x88121

Simon Charles Hopkinson

by Barry Marsden
bromide fibre print, 24 August 1998
NPG x88121

Jimmy Carr, by Barry Marsden - NPG x135324

Jimmy Carr

by Barry Marsden
C-type colour print, 9 October 2006
NPG x135324

David Mitchell; Robert Webb, by Barry Marsden - NPG x135323

David Mitchell; Robert Webb

by Barry Marsden
C-type colour print, 19 June 2009
NPG x135323

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Prue Leith

by Barry Marsden
R-type colour print, 1998
NPG x88420

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Sophie Grigson

by Barry Marsden
C-type colour print, 6 November 1998
NPG x87872



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