David Bailey: Artist of the Portrait

Francis Hodgson, David Bailey (Illustrator)

Research output: Book/ReportBook - authored


Historical and critical text accompanying the retrospective publication of 300 portraits by the distinguished UK photographer David Bailey
Original languageEnglish
PublisherTASCHEN GmbH
Number of pages222
ISBN (Print)9783836558105
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2019

Bibliographical note

This volume is one of the very few published by Taschen in the SUMO size; an honour awarded so far to fewer than half a dozen artists. The retail price of the book when published was over £2,000 and it comes with its own table designed by the Australian designer Marc Newson. Various editions are published with a choice of cover; only one of these is listed here.


  • Portrait
  • Celebrity
  • photography
  • Cinema
  • Music industry, Pop music
  • British post-war history

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