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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.

Edith Ellen Williams, c.1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Edith Ellen Williams, c.1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Edith Ellen Williams, c.1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Edith Ellen Williams, c.1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Portrait, albumen silver photograph, hand-coloured on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Ross and Judy O'Connell 2016

Lady Knox, c. 1927-29 W B McInnes
Lady Knox, c. 1927-29 W B McInnes
Lady Knox, c. 1927-29 W B McInnes

Lady Knox, c. 1927-29 W B McInnes

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Mrs Caroline Philippa Parker 2005
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Self portrait at easel, 1960-61 Fred Williams
Self portrait at easel, 1960-61 Fred Williams
Self portrait at easel, 1960-61 Fred Williams

Self portrait at easel, 1960-61 Fred Williams

Portrait, oil on masonite

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Lyn Williams 1998
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

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R. M. Williams, 1982 (printed 2005) John Elliott

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2005

Hal Hattam, 1960 Fred Williams
Hal Hattam, 1960 Fred Williams
Hal Hattam, 1960 Fred Williams

Hal Hattam, 1960 Fred Williams

Portrait, oil on masonite

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Hattam family in memory of Hal and Kate Hattam 2006
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Ita Buttrose, 1981 John Williams
Ita Buttrose, 1981 John Williams
Ita Buttrose, 1981 John Williams

Ita Buttrose, 1981 John Williams

Portrait, montage of gelatin silver photographs

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 1999

Al Grassby and Penny Dent, Community Relations Commission, Canberra, 1982 John Williams
Al Grassby and Penny Dent, Community Relations Commission, Canberra, 1982 John Williams
Al Grassby and Penny Dent, Community Relations Commission, Canberra, 1982 John Williams

Al Grassby and Penny Dent, Community Relations Commission, Canberra, 1982 John Williams

Portrait, montage of gelatin silver photographs

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 1999

Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Portrait, albumen silver photograph, hand-coloured on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Ross and Judy O'Connell 2016

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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.