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British Models dressed by British Designers

by Mario Testino
chromogenic print on aluminium, 2001
16 1/4 in. x 20 3/8 in. (414 mm x 516 mm)
Purchased, 2003
Primary Collection
NPG P1025

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  • Mario Testino (1954-), Photographer. Artist or producer of 22 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.

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1. Stella Tennant wearing a jacket by Stella McCartney and sandals by Gina. 2. Cecilia Chancellor with her son Lucas wearing waistcoat and shirt by Luella, jeans by Andy Quammie and boots by Free Lance. 3. Erin O'Connor wearing a corset top by John Galliano. 4. Naomi Campbell wearing a jacket and bikini by Julien Macdonald and belt by Katie Hillier for Luella. 5. Kate Moss wearing a dress by Hussein Chalayan. 6. Rosemary Ferguson wearing a jacket and knickers by Markus Lupfer. 7. Jasmine Guinness wearing a shirt and knickers by Boyd and sandals by Gina. Photographed shortly before giving birth to her son Arthur. 8. Karen Elson wearing a dress by Betty Jackson. 9. Georgina Cooper wearing a dress by Antonio Beradi. 10. Sophie Dahl wearing a dress by Matthew Williamson and shoes by Gina. 11. Jodie Kidd wearing a dress by Vivienne Westwood. 12. Jacquetta Wheeler wearing a jacket by Nicole Farhi, jeans by Alexia and boots by Free Lance. 13. Liberty Ross wearing top and shorts by Clements Ribeiro and boots by Patrick Cox. 14. Elizabeth Jagger wearing a dress by Russell Sage and headpiece by Philip Treacy.

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Current affairs

Labour wins a second landslide general election victory campaigning on improvements to public services based on private finance projects. The Conservative party proved itself to be out-of-touch by ignoring public services and campaigning on the issue of Britain's membership of the EU. The day after the election William Hague resigned as leader of the Conservative Party.

Art and science

The Eden Project opens in Cornwall. The eco-centre, conceived by Tim Smit, replicates tropical and temporal climates and houses plants from all over the world in two domed biomes. The project is both a large-scale scientific experiment to study the environmental changes in different biomes over time, and a visitor attraction teaching the public about the natural environment.


On 11th September (9/11) America comes under foreign attack for the first time since Pearl Harbour when Islamic Fundamentalist terrorists hijack four planes, flying two into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Centre, and one into the Pentagon; the fourth plane crashed in a field.
George Bush launches his 'War on Terror' by invading Afghanistan to overthrown the Taliban and capture Osama bin Laden, leader of al-Qaeda.

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