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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.

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What the tree saw: David Foster, 2018 Jacqui Stockdale

What the tree saw: David Foster
2018

Jacqui Stockdale

On display: Gallery Eight
Study for portrait of Nicholas Paspaley Jnr, 2018 Andrew Bonneau

Study for portrait of Nicholas Paspaley Jnr
2018

Andrew Bonneau

On display: Gallery Eight
Nicholas Paspaley Jnr, 2018 Andrew Bonneau

Nicholas Paspaley Jnr
2018

Andrew Bonneau

On display: Gallery Eight
Jessica Mauboy, 2018 David Rosetzky

Jessica Mauboy
2018

David Rosetzky

On display: Gallery Eight
Anna Meares, 2018 Narelle Autio

Anna Meares
2018

Narelle Autio

On display: Gallery Eight
Kate Fitzpatrick, 1978 (printed 2017) Robert McFarlane

Kate Fitzpatrick
1978 (printed 2017)

Robert McFarlane

On display: Gallery Eight
Sketchbook journal for the commission portrait "The Dance - David McAllister", 2016 Peter Brew-Bevan

Sketchbook journal for the commission portrait "The Dance - David McAl…

Peter Brew-Bevan

On display: Gallery Eight
The Dance - David McAllister, 2016 Peter Brew-Bevan

The Dance - David McAllister
2016

Peter Brew-Bevan

On display: Gallery Eight
Study for commissioned portrait, "Equation of life - a portrait of Professor Derek Denton", 2016 Evert Ploeg

Study for commissioned portrait, "Equation of life - a portrait of Pro…

Evert Ploeg

On display: Gallery Eight
Equation of a life - a portrait of Professor Derek Denton, 2016 Evert Ploeg

Equation of a life - a portrait of Professor Derek Denton
2016

Evert Ploeg

On display: Gallery Eight
Dame Mabel Brookes, c. 1955 William Dargie

Dame Mabel Brookes
c. 1955

William Dargie

On display: Gallery Eight
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 Carol Jerrems

Portrait of Anne Summers
1974

Carol Jerrems

On display: Gallery Eight
Eric McIllree, 1971 Clifton Pugh

Eric McIllree
1971

Clifton Pugh

On display: Gallery Eight
Study for painting commission portrait of Fiona Stanley, 2010 Mary Moore

Study for painting commission portrait of Fiona Stanley
2010

Mary Moore

On display: Gallery Eight
Fiona Stanley, 2011 Mary Moore

Fiona Stanley
2011

Mary Moore

On display: Gallery Eight
Clifford Possum Study 1, 2002 Tim Johnson

Clifford Possum Study 1
2002

Tim Johnson

On display: Gallery Eight
Study for painting commission. David Chalmers Portrait Study 3, 2010 Nick Mourtzakis

Study for painting commission. David Chalmers Portrait Study 3
2010

Nick Mourtzakis

On display: Gallery Eight
David Chalmers, 2011 Nick Mourtzakis

David Chalmers
2011

Nick Mourtzakis

On display: Gallery Eight
Gloria Petyarre, 2005 R. Ian Lloyd

Gloria Petyarre
2005

R. Ian Lloyd

On display: Gallery Eight
Untitled #21/09 (after Ricci, 1700; featuring Matthew Mitcham), 2009 Ross Watson

Untitled #21/09 (after Ricci, 1700; featuring Matthew Mitcham)
2009

Ross Watson

On display: Gallery Eight
Neil Armfield (study), 2010 Adam Cullen

Neil Armfield (study)
2010

Adam Cullen

On display: Gallery Eight
Neil Armfield (study), 2010 Adam Cullen

Neil Armfield (study)
2010

Adam Cullen

On display: Gallery Eight
Neil Armfield, 2010 Adam Cullen

Neil Armfield
2010

Adam Cullen

On display: Gallery Eight
Study (d) for portrait of Helen Garner, 2003 Jenny Sages

Study (d) for portrait of Helen Garner
2003

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Study (c) for portrait of Helen Garner, 2003 Jenny Sages

Study (c) for portrait of Helen Garner
2003

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Study (b) for portrait of Helen Garner, 2003 Jenny Sages

Study (b) for portrait of Helen Garner
2003

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Ted Dyson, Bill Dyson (with pipe) and Percy, c. 1899 an unknown artist

Ted Dyson, Bill Dyson (with pipe) and Percy
c. 1899

an unknown artist

On display: Gallery Eight
Ruby, Norman, Pearl, Percy, Reg, Bill Dyson and Mary in Creswick garden, c. 1899 an unknown artist

Ruby, Norman, Pearl, Percy, Reg, Bill Dyson and Mary in Creswick garde…

an unknown artist

On display: Gallery Eight
Jacques Casteau and Norman, Heidelberg, c. 1899 Barroni & Co.

Jacques Casteau and Norman, Heidelberg
c. 1899

Barroni & Co.

On display: Gallery Eight
Jacques Casteau and Norman, Heidelberg, c. 1899 an unknown artist

Jacques Casteau and Norman, Heidelberg
c. 1899

an unknown artist

On display: Gallery Eight
Portrait of Norman Lindsay as a student, c. 1896 George Coates

Portrait of Norman Lindsay as a student
c. 1896

George Coates

On display: Gallery Eight
Dadang Christanto, 2005 Hari Ho

Dadang Christanto
2005

Hari Ho

On display: Gallery Eight
Study for portrait of Helen Garner, 2003 Jenny Sages

Study for portrait of Helen Garner
2003

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Study for commissioned portrait of HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark (profile head study), 2005 Jiawei Shen

Study for commissioned portrait of HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark …

Jiawei Shen

On display: Gallery Eight
Portrait of HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, 2005 Jiawei Shen

Portrait of HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark
2005

Jiawei Shen

On display: Gallery Eight
True Stories - Helen Garner, 2003 Jenny Sages

True Stories - Helen Garner
2003

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Lindy Lee, 1995 Greg Weight

Lindy Lee
1995

Greg Weight

On display: Gallery Eight
Rosemary Valadon, 1995 Greg Weight

Rosemary Valadon
1995

Greg Weight

On display: Gallery Eight
Preparatory study for the portrait of Leo Schofield No. 2, 2001 Brent Harris

Preparatory study for the portrait of Leo Schofield No. 2
2001

Brent Harris

On display: Gallery Eight
Preparatory study for Betty Cuthbert, 2002 Andrew Daly

Preparatory study for Betty Cuthbert
2002

Andrew Daly

On display: Gallery Eight
Betty Cuthbert, 2002 Andrew Daly

Betty Cuthbert
2002

Andrew Daly

On display: Gallery Eight
Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, 2002 Tim Johnson

Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri
2002

Tim Johnson

On display: Gallery Eight
Professor Graeme Clark (profile), 2000 Peter Wegner

Professor Graeme Clark (profile)
2000

Peter Wegner

On display: Gallery Eight
Professor Graeme Clark, 2000 Peter Wegner

Professor Graeme Clark
2000

Peter Wegner

On display: Gallery Eight
Untitled (Study for 'Emily Kame Kngwarreye with Lily'), 1993 Jenny Sages

Untitled (Study for 'Emily Kame Kngwarreye with Lily')
1993

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Untitled (Study for 'Emily Kame Kngwarreye with Lily'), 1993 Jenny Sages

Untitled (Study for 'Emily Kame Kngwarreye with Lily')
1993

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Untitled (Study for 'Emily Kame Kngwarreye with Lily'), 1993 Jenny Sages

Untitled (Study for 'Emily Kame Kngwarreye with Lily')
1993

Jenny Sages

On display: Gallery Eight
Leo Schofield, 2001 Brent Harris

Leo Schofield
2001

Brent Harris

On display: Gallery Eight
Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.  N.T. Ranger Uranium, 2001 eX de Medici

Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.…

eX de Medici

On display: Gallery Eight
Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'., 2001 eX de Medici

Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.
2001

eX de Medici

On display: Gallery Eight
Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.  Test #5 Garrett in landscape, 2001 eX de Medici

Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.…

eX de Medici

On display: Gallery Eight
Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.  Test #4 Broadhead and wing pattern, 2001 eX de Medici

Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.…

eX de Medici

On display: Gallery Eight
Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.  Test #1 Ranger 3 pit mine Kakadu, N.T., 2001 eX de Medici

Preparatory study for 'Nothing's as precious as a hole in the ground'.…

eX de Medici

On display: Gallery Eight
Portrait of Professor Graeme Clark, 2000 Peter Wegner

Portrait of Professor Graeme Clark
2000

Peter Wegner

On display: Gallery Eight

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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.