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Jean Shrimpton, 1963
gelatin silver print
signed and dated in ink (on the recto), titled in ink and credit stamp (on the reverse of the flush mount)
18 x 15 3/8in. (46 x 39cm.)
Hamiltons Gallery, London
Queen, November 1963;
Wyndham, 'The Model Makers', The Sunday Times Colour Magazine, May 10 1964, p. 21.

Lot Essay

Bailey and Shrimpton became, in 1962, the archetypal photographer-model couple of the new London scene. For a few brief years they were the most prolific, successful and exemplary of the new generation. This image was the one selected to illustrate Bailey's work in a Sunday Times feature, 'The Model Makers', that was significant in reinforcing the popular mythology around three influential fashion photographers, Terence Donovan, Brian Duffy and Bailey.

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