Lord Snowdon


An image taken for an article in the Sunday Times Magazine

on mental hospitals, 1968

© Lord Snowdon


A girl being tattooed in Waterloo Road behind the Old Vic theatre. “A young Irish girl was having the word ‘Mother’ tattooed on her arm,” recalled Snowdon. “She said it was to take away the pain of her toothache In the early 1960s, Armstrong-Jones became the artistic adviser of the Sunday Times magazine