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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.

Great Suffragette demonstration in London, 1911 Rose Stereograph Company
Great Suffragette demonstration in London, 1911 Rose Stereograph Company
Great Suffragette demonstration in London, 1911 Rose Stereograph Company

Great Suffragette demonstration in London, 1911 Rose Stereograph Company

Portrait, stereo view gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase
Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase
Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase

Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Marie Breckenridge 2004

Jessie Street, 1929 Jerrold Nathan

First Ladies Significant Australian Women 1913–2013

Previous exhibition, 2013

First Ladies profiles women who have achieved noteworthy firsts over the past 100 years.

Dulcie Deamer, c. 1920

Out of the shadows

Magazine article by Joanna Gilmour, 2013

Joanna Gilmour profiles the life and times of the shutter sisters May and Mina Moore.

Pat Mackie, 2004 Nancy Borlase

Blue Collar Icon

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2005

Dr Sarah Engledow delves into the life of union leader Pat Mackie who is depicted in a portrait by Nancy Borlase AM.

Andrew Sachs (‘Manuel’)

Star signs

Magazine article by Barry York, 2018

Barry York charts the course from childhood request to autographed celebrity portrait anthology.

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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.