Grain destined for export stacked on Madras beaches (February 1877) I've started writing a series of posts on photography on World...
Wednesday, 10 March 2010
Irving Penn at the National Portrait Gallery
Everybody's talking about... Irving Penn at the NPG.
It's greatest hits time and my favourites are Truman Capote and the Duchess of Windsor rammed in to a Penn corner. The early work in other words.
Oh, and Grace Kelly.
And Francis Bacon.
And many more, especially if it's earlier rather than later. Here is curator Magdalene Keaney talking about the exhibition.