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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

"The Lord Chamberlain"  Earl of Hopetoun John Adrian Louis Hope (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1900 Sir Leslie Ward

"The Lord Chamberlain" Earl of Hopetoun John Adrian Louis Hope (Image…

Sir Leslie Ward

"Phil" Phil May (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1895 Sir Leslie Ward

"Phil" Phil May (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1895

Sir Leslie Ward

"New South Wales" Earl of Jersey Victor Albert George Child-Villiers (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1890 Sir Leslie Ward

"New South Wales" Earl of Jersey Victor Albert George Child-Villiers (…

Sir Leslie Ward

"A Squatter" Sir Samuel Wilson (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1885 Sir Leslie Ward

"A Squatter" Sir Samuel Wilson (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1885

Sir Leslie Ward

"Sydney" Sir Daniel Cooper (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1882 Sir Leslie Ward

"Sydney" Sir Daniel Cooper (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1882

Sir Leslie Ward

"Baronet or Butcher" Sir Roger Doughty Tichborne (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1871 Carlo Pellegrini

"Baronet or Butcher" Sir Roger Doughty Tichborne (Image plate from Van…

Carlo Pellegrini

Statesmen No.83 Marquis of Normanby "By birth a man, by inheritance a Marquis and a Governor by his Sovereign's favour, he fills all his positions with credit" (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1871 Carlo Pellegrini

Statesmen No.83 Marquis of Normanby "By birth a man, by inheritance a …

Carlo Pellegrini

"Police" Lieut. Colonel Edmund Yeamans Walcott Henderson (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1875 Carlo Pellegrini

"Police" Lieut. Colonel Edmund Yeamans Walcott Henderson (Image plate …

Carlo Pellegrini

"A Returned Colonist" Rt Hon. Hugh C.E. Childers (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1869 Carlo Pellegrini

"A Returned Colonist" Rt Hon. Hugh C.E. Childers (Image plate from Van…

Carlo Pellegrini

"Australia" Sir Edmund Barton (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1902 Sir Leslie Ward

"Australia" Sir Edmund Barton (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1902

Sir Leslie Ward

"Ducker" Douglas Hamilton McLean (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1897 Sir Leslie Ward

"Ducker" Douglas Hamilton McLean (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1897

Sir Leslie Ward

"Fairie" A W Cox (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1910 Sir Leslie Ward

"Fairie" A W Cox (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1910

Sir Leslie Ward

"Western Australia" Sir Frederick Bedford (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1903 Sir Leslie Ward

"Western Australia" Sir Frederick Bedford (Image plate from Vanity Fai…

Sir Leslie Ward

"Chelsea Hospital" Sir Henry Wylie Norman (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1903 Sir Leslie Ward

"Chelsea Hospital" Sir Henry Wylie Norman (Image plate from Vanity Fai…

Sir Leslie Ward

"Fresh from the Channel Fleet" Sir Harry Holdsworth Rawson  (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1901 Sir Leslie Ward

"Fresh from the Channel Fleet" Sir Harry Holdsworth Rawson (Image pla…

Sir Leslie Ward

"Saide, R.Y.S."  Charles Gibson Millar (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1894 Sir Leslie Ward

"Saide, R.Y.S." Charles Gibson Millar (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1894

Sir Leslie Ward

"A Traveller" 2nd Baron Lamington (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Sir Leslie Ward

"A Traveller" 2nd Baron Lamington (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1892

Sir Leslie Ward

"The Cape of Good Hope"  Sir Henry Barkly  (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1887 Sir Leslie Ward

"The Cape of Good Hope" Sir Henry Barkly (Image plate from Vanity Fa…

Sir Leslie Ward

"Candidate for Chelsea" 9th Earl of Kintore (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1880 Sir Leslie Ward

"Candidate for Chelsea" 9th Earl of Kintore (Image plate from Vanity F…

Sir Leslie Ward

"The Demon Bowler"  Frederick Robert Spofforth (image plate from Vanity Fair), 1878 Sir Leslie Ward

"The Demon Bowler" Frederick Robert Spofforth (image plate from Vanit…

Sir Leslie Ward

'A Postmaster General'  (Sir James Fergusson) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Sir Leslie Ward

'A Postmaster General' (Sir James Fergusson) (Image plate from Vanity…

Sir Leslie Ward

H Searle Professional Champion Sculler of the World (Henry Searle) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1889 Sir Leslie Ward

H Searle Professional Champion Sculler of the World (Henry Searle) (Im…

Sir Leslie Ward

Governor Sir Robert Duff with Lady Duff, Lord Hopetoun and Vice-Regal Party, 1893 Kerry & Co

Governor Sir Robert Duff with Lady Duff, Lord Hopetoun and Vice-Regal …

Kerry & Co

"Aldershot Cavalry" Major General Reginald Talbot (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1897 Sir Leslie Ward

"Aldershot Cavalry" Major General Reginald Talbot (Image plate from Va…

Sir Leslie Ward

"New South Wales" (Earl Beauchamp) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1899 Sir Leslie Ward

"New South Wales" (Earl Beauchamp) (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1899

Sir Leslie Ward

"Peace and War" (A.A Greenwood Hales) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1908 Sir Leslie Ward

"Peace and War" (A.A Greenwood Hales) (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1908

Sir Leslie Ward

"Frank Wootton" (Image plate from Vanity Fair), c. 1908 Sir Leslie Ward

"Frank Wootton" (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
c. 1908

Sir Leslie Ward

"Australia" (Alfred Deakin) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1908 Sir Leslie Ward

"Australia" (Alfred Deakin) (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1908

Sir Leslie Ward

"The Australian Commonwealth" (Henry Stafford Northcote) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1904 Sir Leslie Ward

"The Australian Commonwealth" (Henry Stafford Northcote) (Image plate …

Sir Leslie Ward

"Dan" (Sir Daniel Cooper) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), (1890s) Sir Leslie Ward

"Dan" (Sir Daniel Cooper) (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
(1890s)

Sir Leslie Ward

"The Cape High Commissioner" (Sir Henry Brougham Loch) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1894 Sir Leslie Ward

"The Cape High Commissioner" (Sir Henry Brougham Loch) (Image plate fr…

Sir Leslie Ward

Portrait of the Seventh Earl of Hopetoun, the Rt Hon. John Hope, 1901 an unknown artist

Portrait of the Seventh Earl of Hopetoun, the Rt Hon. John Hope
1901

an unknown artist

"International Penny Postage"  Mr John Henniker Heaton MP (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1887 Sir Leslie Ward

"International Penny Postage" Mr John Henniker Heaton MP (Image plate…

Sir Leslie Ward

Mr Albert Frederick Calvert (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1895 Sir Leslie Ward

Mr Albert Frederick Calvert (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1895

Sir Leslie Ward

"First Conservative Whip"  Sir Alexander Fuller-Acland-Hood Bart MP (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1903 Sir Leslie Ward

"First Conservative Whip" Sir Alexander Fuller-Acland-Hood Bart MP (I…

Sir Leslie Ward

"Small Holdings"  The Earl Carrington Baron Charles Robert Carrington (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1907 Sir Leslie Ward

"Small Holdings" The Earl Carrington Baron Charles Robert Carrington …

Sir Leslie Ward

The Demon Bowler"  Frederick Robert Spofforth (image plate from Vanity Fair), 1878 Sir Leslie Ward

The Demon Bowler" Frederick Robert Spofforth (image plate from Vanity…

Sir Leslie Ward

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.