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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.

Charles Conder, Stella Maris Condor and Florence Humphrey at les Petites Dalles, Normandy, 1902 H. Walter Barnett
Charles Conder, Stella Maris Condor and Florence Humphrey at les Petites Dalles, Normandy, 1902 H. Walter Barnett
Charles Conder, Stella Maris Condor and Florence Humphrey at les Petites Dalles, Normandy, 1902 H. Walter Barnett

Charles Conder, Stella Maris Condor and Florence Humphrey at les Petites Dalles, Normandy, 1902 H. Walter Barnett

Portrait, platinum photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2001

The sisters, 1904

Beguiling impressions

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2012

Sarah Engledow is seduced by the portraits and the connections between the artists and their subjects in the exhibition Impressions: Painting light and life.

Self portrait, c. 1934 Stella Bowen
Self portrait, c. 1934 Stella Bowen
Self portrait, c. 1934 Stella Bowen

Self portrait, c. 1934 Stella Bowen

Portrait, oil on cardboard

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2003

Matepai c. 1929-32

Missionary positions

Magazine article by Stella Ramage, 2016

Stella Ramage on Father McHardy’s Bougainville portraiture.

Dr Stella Cornelius AO OBE, 1989 Judy Cassab
Dr Stella Cornelius AO OBE, 1989 Judy Cassab
Dr Stella Cornelius AO OBE, 1989 Judy Cassab

Dr Stella Cornelius AO OBE, 1989 Judy Cassab

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Cornelius family 2019

Self portrait, c. 1934 Stella Bowen

A Singular Line

Magazine article by Simon Elliott, 2003

A newly acquired work by Stella Bowen adds to the National Portrait Gallery's growing collection of important Australian self-portraits.

Self, titled, 2013 video: 5 minutes

Self, titled, 2013 by Stella Rosa McDonald

General content

Finalist, MDPA 2013

Portrait 10 December 2003 - February 2004

Magazine

This issue of Portrait Magazine features Roy de Maistre, the Australians in Hollywood exhibtion, Stella Bowen, portraits of scientists and more.

The rose, 1927

The World of Thea Proctor

Previous exhibition, 2005

The World of Thea Proctor is the Portrait Gallery's second major biographical exhibition - that is, the second exhibition to focus exclusively on the life and work of a single individual

Livingston Hopkins, n.d. an unknown artist
Livingston Hopkins, n.d. an unknown artist
Livingston Hopkins, n.d. an unknown artist

Livingston Hopkins, n.d. an unknown artist

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

Self portrait, 1894 Livingston Hopkins
Self portrait, 1894 Livingston Hopkins
Self portrait, 1894 Livingston Hopkins

Self portrait, 1894 Livingston Hopkins

Portrait, etching on paper

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

Ursula Hoff, 1994 Francis Reiss
Ursula Hoff, 1994 Francis Reiss
Ursula Hoff, 1994 Francis Reiss

Ursula Hoff, 1994 Francis Reiss

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2004

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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.