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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.

Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1842 Robert Frain, Frederick Bromley
Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1842 Robert Frain, Frederick Bromley
Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1842 Robert Frain, Frederick Bromley

Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1842 Robert Frain, Frederick Bromley

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by
Ross A. Field 2008

General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1850 (published) James Faed, W Wilding after John Watson Gordon
General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1850 (published) James Faed, W Wilding after John Watson Gordon
General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1850 (published) James Faed, W Wilding after John Watson Gordon

General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1850 (published) James Faed, W Wilding after John Watson Gordon

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Ross A Field 2008

Katharine Brisbane, 1982 (printed 2017) Robert McFarlane
Katharine Brisbane, 1982 (printed 2017) Robert McFarlane
Katharine Brisbane, 1982 (printed 2017) Robert McFarlane

Katharine Brisbane, 1982 (printed 2017) Robert McFarlane

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2017

Mabel Forrest, 1917 Murray Studio (Brisbane & Gympie)
Mabel Forrest, 1917 Murray Studio (Brisbane & Gympie)
Mabel Forrest, 1917 Murray Studio (Brisbane & Gympie)

Mabel Forrest, 1917 Murray Studio (Brisbane & Gympie)

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2012

The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878) an unknown artist
The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878) an unknown artist
The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878) an unknown artist

The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878), 1878 an unknown artist

Portrait, wood engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2003

Self portrait, 1971 Thomas de Kessler
Self portrait, 1971 Thomas de Kessler
Self portrait, 1971 Thomas de Kessler

Self portrait, 1971 Thomas de Kessler

Portrait, pen and ink on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Diana de Kessler 2009

Thomas Woolner, c. 1865 an unknown artist
Thomas Woolner, c. 1865 an unknown artist
Thomas Woolner, c. 1865 an unknown artist

Thomas Woolner, c. 1865 an unknown artist

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by L Gordon Darling AC CMG 2009

Thomas Lee, 1847? Joseph Backler
Thomas Lee, 1847? Joseph Backler
Thomas Lee, 1847? Joseph Backler

Thomas Lee, 1847? Joseph Backler

Portrait, oil on canvas laid on composition board

Courtesy of the Tait family

Rover Thomas, 1986 Martin van der Wal
Rover Thomas, 1986 Martin van der Wal
Rover Thomas, 1986 Martin van der Wal

Rover Thomas, 1986 Martin van der Wal

Portrait, inkjet print on rag paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2005

Thomas Muir of Huntershill, 1838 John Kay
Thomas Muir of Huntershill, 1838 John Kay
Thomas Muir of Huntershill, 1838 John Kay

Thomas Muir of Huntershill, 1838 John Kay

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Thomas Fitzherbert Hawkins, c. 1790 an unknown artist
Thomas Fitzherbert Hawkins, c. 1790 an unknown artist
Thomas Fitzherbert Hawkins, c. 1790 an unknown artist

Thomas Fitzherbert Hawkins, c. 1790 an unknown artist

Portrait, oil on cotton laid down on cardboard

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Peter E.B. Mansell 2018

Thomas White, midshipman, c.1838 John Kay
Thomas White, midshipman, c.1838 John Kay
Thomas White, midshipman, c.1838 John Kay

Thomas White, midshipman, c.1838 John Kay

Portrait, etching on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2015

The Explorers and Early Colonists of Victoria, 1872 Thomas Foster Chuck
The Explorers and Early Colonists of Victoria, 1872 Thomas Foster Chuck
The Explorers and Early Colonists of Victoria, 1872 Thomas Foster Chuck

The Explorers and Early Colonists of Victoria, 1872 Thomas Foster Chuck

Portrait, composite albumen paper photograph consisting of 713 personages

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Daniel Thomas, 1987 Judy Cassab
Daniel Thomas, 1987 Judy Cassab
Daniel Thomas, 1987 Judy Cassab

Daniel Thomas, 1987 Judy Cassab

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Mr Peter Kampfner 2013
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program

Major Thomas Lord, c.1840 Henry Mundy
Major Thomas Lord, c.1840 Henry Mundy
Major Thomas Lord, c.1840 Henry Mundy

Major Thomas Lord, c.1840 Henry Mundy

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2015

Reverend Thomas Buddle, 1863 Batchelder & O'Neill
Reverend Thomas Buddle, 1863 Batchelder & O'Neill
Reverend Thomas Buddle, 1863 Batchelder & O'Neill

Reverend Thomas Buddle, 1863 Batchelder & O'Neill

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

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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.