Edward McKenzie Lucie-Smith

Ted Hughes in a leather jacket by Edward McKenzie Lucie-Smith

This photo of poet Ted Hughes (one-time husband of Sylvia Plath) was taken in May of 1970 by the writer and art critic (John) Edward McKenzie Lucie-Smith. This is a bromide print, according to the original caption. Hughes, born in August of 1930, turned 40 a few months after this photo was taken.