Jane Bown has died

I was always an admirer of Jane Bown’s portraits in the Observer, long before I took up photography myself, and indeed long before the Observer ceased to interest me that much. I talked about her work after seeing her exhibition in Newcastle nearly five years ago, and I don’t have much to add to that:

Jane Bown – 100 Portraits

Jane carried on working for many years, but has now died at the age of 89. She’ll be fondly remembered.

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