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Bern Schwartz

(1914-1978), Photographer

Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 143 portraits
Bern Schwartz (1914-1978), an American businessman, took up photography in the early 1970s as a second career. In just a few years, he made memorable studies of many well-known personalities of the time including artists, politicians and royalty. Schwartz, assisted by his wife, Ronny, often captured his subjects in surroundings reflecting their life, work and personality.

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Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1215

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 16 June 1977
NPG P1215

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1216

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 16 June 1977
NPG P1216

Malcolm Muggeridge, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1220

Malcolm Muggeridge

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 19 March 1977
NPG P1220

Malcolm Muggeridge, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1221

Malcolm Muggeridge

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 19 March 1977
NPG P1221

Benedict Nicolson, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1222

Benedict Nicolson

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 4 July 1977
NPG P1222

Sir (Ernest) John Partridge, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1233

Sir (Ernest) John Partridge

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 17 March 1977
NPG P1233

Lester Piggott, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1234

Lester Piggott

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 12 July 1977
NPG P1234

John Piper, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1235

John Piper

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 12 March 1977
NPG P1235

Michael Pocock, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1238

Michael Pocock

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 27 June 1977
NPG P1238

Zandra Rhodes, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1241

Zandra Rhodes

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 23 June 1977
NPG P1241

Angela Rippon, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1244

Angela Rippon

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 29 June 1977
NPG P1244

Lionel Charles Robbins, Baron Robbins, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1245

Lionel Charles Robbins, Baron Robbins

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 14 April 1977
NPG P1245

Sir Francis Edwin Prescott Sandilands, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1251

Sir Francis Edwin Prescott Sandilands

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 16 March 1977
NPG P1251

Paul Scofield, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1253

Paul Scofield

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 15 July 1977
NPG P1253

Antoinette Sibley and Eloise Sibley, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1254

Antoinette Sibley and Eloise Sibley

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 24 June 1977
NPG P1254

Charles Percy ('C.P.') Snow, Baron Snow, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1256

Charles Percy ('C.P.') Snow, Baron Snow

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 11 July 1977
NPG P1256

Sir David Edward Charles Steel, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1257

Sir David Edward Charles Steel

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 1977
NPG P1257

Michael Meredith Swann, Baron Swann, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1259

Michael Meredith Swann, Baron Swann

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 15 April 1977
NPG P1259

Dame Kiri Janette Te Kanawa, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1260

Dame Kiri Janette Te Kanawa

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 9 June 1977
NPG P1260

Margaret Thatcher, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1261

Margaret Thatcher

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 24 May 1977
NPG P1261

Burke Frederick St John Trend, Baron Trend, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1263

Burke Frederick St John Trend, Baron Trend

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 5 April 1977
NPG P1263

Humphrey Trevelyan, Baron Trevelyan, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1264

Humphrey Trevelyan, Baron Trevelyan

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 25 March 1977
NPG P1264

Sir Siegmund George Warburg, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1265

Sir Siegmund George Warburg

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 27 April 1977
NPG P1265

Shirley Williams, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1267

Shirley Williams

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 19 May 1977
NPG P1267

Sir Isaac Wolfson, 1st Bt, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1269

Sir Isaac Wolfson, 1st Bt

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 13 July 1977
NPG P1269

John Gielgud, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1174

John Gielgud

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 1 May 1977
NPG P1174

David Hockney, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1183

David Hockney

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 5 July 1977
NPG P1183

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1218

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 16 June 1977
NPG P1218

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1219

Louis Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 16 June 1977
NPG P1219

Rudolf Nureyev, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1225

Rudolf Nureyev

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 10 July 1977
NPG P1225

Alexander Robertus Todd, Baron Todd, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1262

Alexander Robertus Todd, Baron Todd

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 25 May 1977
NPG P1262

Alistair Cooke, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1155

Alistair Cooke

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 18 April 1978
NPG P1155

Sir Alec Guinness, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1177

Sir Alec Guinness

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 10 May 1978
NPG P1177

Jacquetta Hawkes, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1181

Jacquetta Hawkes

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, October 1978
NPG P1181

Alec Douglas-Home, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1185

Alec Douglas-Home

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 16 June 1978
NPG P1185

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