© Norman McBeath / National Portrait Gallery, London
by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, 2005
11 in. x 11 in. (280 mm x 278 mm)
Sitterback to top
- Alan Davie (1920-2014), Painter, poet, jazz musician, silversmith and jeweller. Sitter in 5 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Norman McBeath (1952-), Photographer. Artist of 54 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
Events of 2005back to top
Current affairsLondon suffers its worst bomb attack since the Second World War when four devises are detonated during rush hour on public transport. Three of the bombs went off on tube trains, and one on a bus killing 56 people and injuring 700. A Leeds-based terror cell of British born or raised Islamic extremists committed the attacks.
John Sentamu becomes the first black Archbishop of the Church of England.