by Bettina von Zwehl
C-type colour print, 18 May 2010
22 in. x 18 in. (559 mm x 458 mm) sight
Commissioned jointly with BT for Road to 2012, 2011
Sitterback to top
- Nathan Stephens (1988-), Javelin and discus thrower; Paralympian. Sitter in 1 portrait.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Nairne, Sandy (foreword) Rake, Michael (foreword) Coe, Sebastian (introduction) McClure, Richard (photographers' profiles) Smith, Liz (appreciation) McClure, Richard and Braybon, Anne (appreciation), Road to 2012: Stories Behind the Olympic Games, 2012 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 20 July - 26 September 2010, 25 July - 25 September 2011 and 19 July - 23 September 2012), p. 115
Placesback to top
- Place made and portrayed: United Kingdom: Wales, Vale of Glamorgan (Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales)
Linked displays and exhibitionsback to top
- Road to 2012: Aiming High (19 July 2012 - 23 September 2012)
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