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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.

Dichotomia, Barry Otto, 2008 Peter Brew-Bevan
Dichotomia, Barry Otto, 2008 Peter Brew-Bevan
Dichotomia, Barry Otto, 2008 Peter Brew-Bevan

Dichotomia, Barry Otto, 2008 Peter Brew-Bevan

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2010

Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell
Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell
Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell

Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell

Portrait, direct positive colour photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artists 2003

Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell
Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell
Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell

Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell

Portrait, direct positive colour photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artists 2003

Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell
Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell
Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell

Miranda Otto, 1997 Montalbetti+Campbell

Portrait, direct positive colour photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artists 2003

Wolf Blass, Wolf Blass Wines, n.d. Joe Greenberg
Wolf Blass, Wolf Blass Wines, n.d. Joe Greenberg
Wolf Blass, Wolf Blass Wines, n.d. Joe Greenberg

Wolf Blass, Wolf Blass Wines, n.d. Joe Greenberg

Portrait, watercolour, crayon, coloured pencil, fibre-tipped pen and gouache on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2001

Slim Dusty and Dame Edna Everage, Carlton Hill Station, WA, 10 July 1993 John Elliott

Rarely Everage The Lives of Barry Humphries

Previous exhibition, 2002

The exhibition begins with Barry's childhood in Camberwell, Melbourne and chronicles his days as a struggling actor in Australia and England, his creation of characters including Barry McKenzie, Dame Edna Everage, Sandy Stone and Sir Les Patterson

Self portrait, 2002 Barry Humphries
Self portrait, 2002 Barry Humphries
Self portrait, 2002 Barry Humphries

Self portrait, 2002 Barry Humphries

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust 2003

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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.