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Mayotte Magnus

(1934-), Photographer; wife of Jorge ('J.S.') Lewinski

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist of 81 portraits
French born wife of Jorge Lewinski. She took up photography in 1970, winning a major Ilford photographic prize in 1972. Magnus became a fellow of the Royal Photographic Society in 1973. She had a one-woman show at F.N.A.C., Paris in 1974. The National Portrait Gallery held an exhibition of her photographs of eminent British women in 1977 entitled Women and Magnus had work included in Women's Images of Men in 1981 at the ICA, London. She has collaborated with her husband Jorge Lewinski in a series of photographically illustrated books.

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Dame Margaret Drabble, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18611

Dame Margaret Drabble

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, May 1976
On display on the end wall of Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x18611

Dame Jane Beverly Drew, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18612

Dame Jane Beverly Drew

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, May 1976
NPG x18612

Jessica Mitford, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18652

Jessica Mitford

by Mayotte Magnus
colour print on card mount, November 1976
NPG x18652

Iris Murdoch, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18628

Iris Murdoch

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, June 1976
NPG x18628

Dame (Alice) Rosemary Murray, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18627

Dame (Alice) Rosemary Murray

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, September 1976
NPG x18627

Dilys Powell, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18635

Dilys Powell

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, June 1976
NPG x18635

Marie Rambert, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18636

Marie Rambert

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, February 1976
NPG x18636

Jean Muir, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18626

Jean Muir

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, June 1976
NPG x18626

Edna O'Brien, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18630

Edna O'Brien

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, September 1976
On display on the end wall of Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x18630

Molly Parkin, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18631

Molly Parkin

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, August 1977
NPG x18631

Erin Pizzey, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18632

Erin Pizzey

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, February 1977
NPG x18632

Francis Bacon, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x138805

Francis Bacon

by Mayotte Magnus
modern bromide print from original negative, 1977
NPG x138805

Francis Bacon, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x138806

Francis Bacon

by Mayotte Magnus
modern bromide print from original negative, 1977
NPG x138806

Francis Bacon, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x138807

Francis Bacon

by Mayotte Magnus
modern bromide print from original negative, 1977
NPG x138807

Tina Brown, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x138812

Tina Brown

by Mayotte Magnus
modern bromide print from original negative, 1977
On display on the end wall of Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x138812

Fay Godwin, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x138815

Fay Godwin

by Mayotte Magnus
modern bromide print from original negative, 1977
NPG x138815

Marina Warner, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x138831

Marina Warner

by Mayotte Magnus
modern bromide print from original negative, 1977
On display on the end wall of Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x138831

Margery Grace Blackie, by Mayotte Magnus - NPG x18605

Margery Grace Blackie

by Mayotte Magnus
bromide print, July 1977
NPG x18605

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