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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.

Patrick Corrigan, 2006 Paul Newton
Patrick Corrigan, 2006 Paul Newton
Patrick Corrigan, 2006 Paul Newton

Patrick Corrigan, 2006 Paul Newton

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Patrick Corrigan AM 2007

Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy
Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy
Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy

Patrick Corrigan, 2015 Gary Grealy

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist and Anne Grealy 2016

Mark Ella, 2015 Nikki Toole

Gallery unveils Portrait of Mark Ella 12 May 2016

Archived media releases 2016

Last night in Sydney, the National Portrait Gallery unveiled a newly commissioned portrait of Australian sporting legend Mark Ella AM.

John Coburn, 1987 Greg Weight

101 photographic portraits

Magazine article by Michelle Fracaro, 2004

Pat Corrigan's generous gift of 100 photographic portraits by Greg Weight.

Marilyn Darling AC, 2010 Anne Zahalka

Support Crew

Magazine article by Dr Christopher Chapman, 2011

Portraits of philanthropists in the collection honour their contributions to Australia and acknowledge their support of the National Portrait Gallery.

Patrick White, 1987 Max Dupain
Patrick White, 1987 Max Dupain
Patrick White, 1987 Max Dupain

Patrick White, 1987 Max Dupain

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Timothy Fairfax AC 2003

Interview with William Yang video: 2 minutes

Patrick White by William Yang

Portrait story

An interview with photographer William Yang who recalls his encounters with the author Patrick White.

Patrick White with Tom Jones, 1956 Axel Poignant
Patrick White with Tom Jones, 1956 Axel Poignant
Patrick White with Tom Jones, 1956 Axel Poignant

Patrick White with Tom Jones, 1956 Axel Poignant

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2003

Patrick White, 1990 Rick Amor
Patrick White, 1990 Rick Amor
Patrick White, 1990 Rick Amor

Patrick White, 1990 Rick Amor

Portrait, woodcut on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2005
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.