Steve Coogan as Duncan Disorderly/Paul Calf. Manchester, 1991- Richard Davis.
- A3 Print on premium Fuji crystal archival paper.
Exclusive to the British Culture Archive. A rare portrait of Steve Coogan in character as an early version of his Duncan Disorderly/Paul Calf character. Photographed by Richard Davis in Hulme, Manchester, 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.