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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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Amschel Mayor James Rothschild, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1247

Amschel Mayor James Rothschild

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 12 November 1976
NPG P1247

Dorothy Mathilde de Rothschild, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1248

Dorothy Mathilde de Rothschild

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, circa 1976
NPG P1248

Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1250

Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 29 November 1976
NPG P1250

Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1266

Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 17 November 1976
NPG P1266

Harold Wilson, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1268

Harold Wilson

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 20 May 1976
NPG P1268

Sir Hugh Walter Kingwell Wontner, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1270

Sir Hugh Walter Kingwell Wontner

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 9 November 1976
NPG P1270

Henry Moore, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1213

Henry Moore

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 29 October 1976
NPG P1213

Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1255

Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 30 November 1976
NPG P1255

Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1154

Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 1 June 1977
NPG P1154

Kenneth Clark, Baron Clark, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1153

Kenneth Clark, Baron Clark

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 7 April 1977
NPG P1153

Prince Charles, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1152

Prince Charles

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 30 March 1977
NPG P1152

Prince Charles, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1151

Prince Charles

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 30 March 1977
NPG P1151

Lord David Cecil, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1150

Lord David Cecil

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 23 March 1977
NPG P1150

Sir Hugh Maxwell Casson, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1149

Sir Hugh Maxwell Casson

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 2 May 1977
NPG P1149

(Richard) Michael Carver, Baron Carver, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1148

(Richard) Michael Carver, Baron Carver

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 13 April 1977
NPG P1148

James Callaghan, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1147

James Callaghan

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 13 May 1977
NPG P1147

Claire Bloom, by Bern Schwartz - NPG P1145

Claire Bloom

by Bern Schwartz
dye transfer print, 7 November 1977
NPG P1145

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