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Max Schubert
1980

David Simpson

Sarah Simpson

Sarah Simpson
c. 1866

an unknown artist

Alfred Simpson

Alfred Simpson
c. 1866

an unknown artist

George Trott (George Henry Stevens (Harry) Trott, member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)

George Trott (George Henry Stevens (Harry) Trott, member of the 1896 Australian…

H Parker Rolfe

Frank Iredale (Francis Adams Iredale, member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)

Frank Iredale (Francis Adams Iredale, member of the 1896 Australian Cricket…

H Parker Rolfe

Clem Hill (member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)

Clem Hill (member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)
1896

H Parker Rolfe

Syd Gregory (Sydney Edward Gregory, member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)

Syd Gregory (Sydney Edward Gregory, member of the 1896 Australian Cricket…

H Parker Rolfe

Henry (Harry) Donnan (member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)

Henry (Harry) Donnan (member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)
1896

H Parker Rolfe

Joe Darling (Joseph Darling, member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)

Joe Darling (Joseph Darling, member of the 1896 Australian Cricket Team)…

H Parker Rolfe

Reverend William Bedford junior

Reverend William Bedford junior
c. 1846

Thomas Griffiths Wainewright

On loan to Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Portrait of Henry Hopkins

Portrait of Henry Hopkins
c. 1845

Thomas Griffiths Wainewright

On loan to Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Portrait of Julia Swan

Portrait of Julia Swan
c. 1842

an unknown artist

Portrait of Harriet Swan

Portrait of Harriet Swan
c. 1842

an unknown artist

Jessie Robertson

Jessie Robertson
c. 1849

Thomas Bock

Mick Dodson

Mick Dodson
2010

Ricky Maynard

On display: Gallery Three
Henri van Raatle

Henri van Raatle
c. 1910

an unknown artist

Thomas Woolner

Thomas Woolner
c. 1865

an unknown artist

Rev. Andrew Mitchell Ramsay

Rev. Andrew Mitchell Ramsay
1865

an unknown artist

Joseph Dalton Hooker

Joseph Dalton Hooker
c. 1880s

an unknown artist

Australian Aboriginal Cricketers

Australian Aboriginal Cricketers
1867

Patrick Dawson

Geo Face Distributor

Geo Face Distributor
2009

James Angus

On display: forecourt
Sir James Martin

Sir James Martin
c. 1880s

Henry Samuel Sadd

The Honorable Sir Frederick Darley

The Honorable Sir Frederick Darley
c. 1887

Henry Samuel Sadd

Jacques Arago

Jacques Arago
c. 1830s

Nicolas Maurin, Alexandre Sixdeniers

La Pérouse

La Pérouse
c. 1830s

N Mague, Blaisot

The first ministry under responsible government in New South Wales ( Thomas Holt, Treasurer; Sir William Manning, Attorney General; Sir Stuart Donaldson, First Premier of New South Wales; Sir John Darvall, Solicitor General; and George Nichols, Auditor General).

The first ministry under responsible government in New South Wales ( Thomas…

Freeman Brothers

Victor Trumper

Victor Trumper
1905

George Beldam, Sun Electric Engraving Company

Walter Lindrum OBE

Walter Lindrum OBE
c. 1932

Will Longstaff

Sketch portrait of Sir Alex Onslow

Sketch portrait of Sir Alex Onslow
1896

Tom Roberts

General Cosgrove, Dili, East Timor 1999

General Cosgrove, Dili, East Timor 1999
2006

Rick Amor

Jack Brabham

Jack Brabham
2004

Julie Edgar

Murray Rose, Jon Henricks and John Devitt

Murray Rose, Jon Henricks and John Devitt
1955

Ern McQuillan OAM

Evonne Goolagong

Evonne Goolagong
1973

Ern McQuillan OAM

Billy Cook and Pride of Egypt

Billy Cook and Pride of Egypt
1954

Ern McQuillan OAM

John Landy

John Landy
1960

Ern McQuillan OAM

Heather McKay

Heather McKay
1980

Ern McQuillan OAM

Peter Thomson

Peter Thomson
1970

Ern McQuillan OAM

Nancy Wake - The White Mouse

Nancy Wake - The White Mouse
2001

Melissa Beowulf

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