29 May 2013

Unseen Photographs Of The Rolling Stones Taken In Swinging ‘60s London

After British photographer Eric Swayne died in 2007, he left behind a large cardboard box that turned out to be a treasure trove containing hundreds of images from London during the Swinging ‘60s.

These unseen photographs feature a fascinating cast of the dazzling decade that includes members of Rolling Stones, supermodels like Grace Coddington and the legendary Jane Birkin.

Reflecting the glamorous celebrity lifestyle that his subjects enjoyed, these pictures are an intimate documentation of those long-gone days—Swayne was “part of the gang” with these movers and shakers of the 1960s, who used to go shopping with Keith Richards.

This fascinating photographs will soon be displayed at an exhibition Proud Galleries in Chelsea.

Scroll down for a sneak peek of the exhibits.

[via The Guardian]