Caroline Aherne as Sister Mary Immaculate – Richard Davis | A3 Open Edition Print.


Caroline Aherne as Sister Mary Immaculate.

  • A3 Print on premium Fuji crystal archival paper.

Exclusive to the British Culture Archive. An early portrait of Caroline Aherne dressed in character as Sister Mary Immaculate. Photographed by Richard Davis in Manchester. January, 1991.


Richard Davis (b.1965) is a British social documentary and portrait photographer from Birmingham, UK. 

Richard’s important documentary photography work in inner city Manchester captured the mood and spirit of life on the fringes of Thatcher’s Britain.

As well as his documentary photography work, Richard captured the many bands, comedians and artists that came to prominence during Manchester’s creative explosion of the late 1980s.