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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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Malcolm Fraser, Randwick Racecourse, 1975 (printed 2002) Roger Scott

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph selenium toned on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2012

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Carol Jerrems, Paddington, 1976 (printed 2003) Roger Scott

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

Frances Alda, 1918 Herman Mishkin

Bewitching

Magazine article by Roger Neill, 2006

Roger Neill delves into the life of a lesser-known Australian diva, Frances Alda.

"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 Vanity Fair), 1871 Carlo Pellegrini
"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 Vanity Fair), 1871 Carlo Pellegrini

Portrait, chromolithograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Mr Ronald Walker 2001

The Tichborne Claimant (Arthur Orton), c. 1872 Maull & Co Photographers
The Tichborne Claimant (Arthur Orton), c. 1872 Maull & Co Photographers
The Tichborne Claimant (Arthur Orton), c. 1872 Maull & Co Photographers

The Tichborne Claimant (Arthur Orton), c. 1872 Maull & Co Photographers

Portrait, albumen silver carte de visite

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2001

Yellow portrait (portrait of Alex Jelinek), 1955 Lina Bryans

Fugue in Yellow

Magazine article by Roger Benjamin, 2015

Roger Benjamin explores the intriguing union of Lina Bryans and Alex Jelinek.

Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Portrait, engraving, hand-coloured on paper

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

Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Portrait, engraving, hand-coloured on paper

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

Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04], c. 1800 Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger
Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04], c. 1800 Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger
Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04], c. 1800 Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger

Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04], c. 1800 Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger

Portrait, colour printed stipple engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2013

Archbishop Vaughan, c.1880 an unknown artist
Archbishop Vaughan, c.1880 an unknown artist
Archbishop Vaughan, c.1880 an unknown artist

Archbishop Vaughan, c.1880 an unknown artist

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2013

Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Browning Mummery, c. 1925 Corona Ltd.
Browning Mummery, c. 1925 Corona Ltd.
Browning Mummery, c. 1925 Corona Ltd.

Browning Mummery, c. 1925 Corona Ltd.

Portrait

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Roger Neill 2009

Walter Reginald Hume, c.1944 William Dargie
Walter Reginald Hume, c.1944 William Dargie
Walter Reginald Hume, c.1944 William Dargie

Walter Reginald Hume, c.1944 William Dargie

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of David Hume OAM 2016

Sir Clive McPherson, early 1950s William Dargie
Sir Clive McPherson, early 1950s William Dargie
Sir Clive McPherson, early 1950s William Dargie

Sir Clive McPherson, early 1950s William Dargie

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Estate of Marion Orme Page 2016

Sir James Balderstone, 1989 William Dargie
Sir James Balderstone, 1989 William Dargie
Sir James Balderstone, 1989 William Dargie

Sir James Balderstone, 1989 William Dargie

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of BHP Billiton 2003
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

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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.