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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.

John Connell, c. 1830 Richard Read junior
John Connell, c. 1830 Richard Read junior
John Connell, c. 1830 Richard Read junior

John Connell, c. 1830 Richard Read junior

Portrait, watercolour on paper laid on cardboard

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Eleanor Thorton 2013
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

John Mitchel with John Martin and Father John Kenyon [the three Johns], 1866 Edouard Gatel
John Mitchel with John Martin and Father John Kenyon [the three Johns], 1866 Edouard Gatel
John Mitchel with John Martin and Father John Kenyon [the three Johns], 1866 Edouard Gatel

John Mitchel with John Martin and Father John Kenyon [the three Johns], 1866 Edouard Gatel

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2016

Lieutenant Watts, 1789 Samuel Shelley, John Sherwin
Lieutenant Watts, 1789 Samuel Shelley, John Sherwin
Lieutenant Watts, 1789 Samuel Shelley, John Sherwin

Lieutenant Watts, 1789 Samuel Shelley, John Sherwin

Portrait, stipple engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Captain Sir John Franklin, 1830 William Derby, John Thomson
Captain Sir John Franklin, 1830 William Derby, John Thomson
Captain Sir John Franklin, 1830 William Derby, John Thomson

Captain Sir John Franklin, 1830 William Derby, John Thomson

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg 2012

General Ralph Darling, Governor of New South Wales, c. 1840 John R. Jackson after John Linnell
General Ralph Darling, Governor of New South Wales, c. 1840 John R. Jackson after John Linnell
General Ralph Darling, Governor of New South Wales, c. 1840 John R. Jackson after John Linnell

General Ralph Darling, Governor of New South Wales, c. 1840 John R. Jackson after John Linnell

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

John Roper, 1860s John Buchanan Smith
John Roper, 1860s John Buchanan Smith
John Roper, 1860s John Buchanan Smith

John Roper, 1860s John Buchanan Smith

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of John Sandefur 2019

Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown
Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown
Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown

Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Karen McLeod Adair and Anthony Adair 2003

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Professor Ralph Blacket, 1994 John Caldwell

Portrait, mixed media on archival mount board

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2017

John Laws, 1981 John Williams
John Laws, 1981 John Williams
John Laws, 1981 John Williams

John Laws, 1981 John Williams

Portrait, montage of gelatin silver photographs

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 1999

John Williamson, Springbrook, Qld, 2004 John Elliott
John Williamson, Springbrook, Qld, 2004 John Elliott
John Williamson, Springbrook, Qld, 2004 John Elliott

John Williamson, Springbrook, Qld, 2004 John Elliott

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2005

John Cargher holding a long play record, c. 1986 John Spooner
John Cargher holding a long play record, c. 1986 John Spooner
John Cargher holding a long play record, c. 1986 John Spooner

John Cargher holding a long play record, c. 1986 John Spooner

Portrait, pen and ink and brush and ink on paper laid on cardboard

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack
Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack
Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack

Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack

Portrait, charcoal on Paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Helen Brack 2012

Reverend John West, Sydney., n.d. John Cochran
Reverend John West, Sydney., n.d. John Cochran
Reverend John West, Sydney., n.d. John Cochran

Reverend John West, Sydney., n.d. John Cochran

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg 2012

Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack
Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack
Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack

Sketch for portrait of John Perceval, c. 1962 John Brack

Portrait, charcoal pencil on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Helen Brack 2012

Portrait of Denton Corker Marshall, 2009 John Gollings
Portrait of Denton Corker Marshall, 2009 John Gollings
Portrait of Denton Corker Marshall, 2009 John Gollings

Portrait of Denton Corker Marshall, 2009 John Gollings

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

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.