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Friday, June 4, 1999 Published at 18:15 GMT 19:15 UK


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Pop icons in the frame



Icons of Pop at London's National Portrait Gallery presents 50 images of the masters of style from British pop history. To whet your appetite for the exhibition, here is a small selection of what you can see.


[ image: Helen Shapiro in 1962]
Helen Shapiro in 1962


[ image: Marianne Faithful in 1964]
Marianne Faithful in 1964


[ image: Queen in 1974]
Queen in 1974


[ image: Human League in 1981]
Human League in 1981


[ image: Adam and the Ants in 1981]
Adam and the Ants in 1981


[ image: Bananarama in 1983]
Bananarama in 1983


[ image: Paul Weller in 1984]
Paul Weller in 1984


[ image: Manic Street Preachers in 1991]
Manic Street Preachers in 1991


[ image: Cerys Matthews (Catatonia) in 1999]
Cerys Matthews (Catatonia) in 1999

Icons of Pop can be seen from 4 June until 19 September.



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