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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.

Heath Ledger, Prague, 2000 (printed 2009) Bruce Weber
Heath Ledger, Prague, 2000 (printed 2009) Bruce Weber
Heath Ledger, Prague, 2000 (printed 2009) Bruce Weber

Heath Ledger, Prague, 2000 (printed 2009) Bruce Weber

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with the assistance of Alan Dodge AM 2009

Bruce Petty, 2008 Bruce Petty
Bruce Petty, 2008 Bruce Petty
Bruce Petty, 2008 Bruce Petty

Bruce Petty, 2008 Bruce Petty

Portrait, digital animation, colour, with sound, duration 2 minutes, 19 seconds

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned 2008

Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Bruce Tyrrell, 1986 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2018

Max Walker, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Max Walker, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Max Walker, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Max Walker, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by James Bain AM and Janette Bain 2010

Bruce Spence, n.d. Stuart Campbell
Bruce Spence, n.d. Stuart Campbell
Bruce Spence, n.d. Stuart Campbell

Bruce Spence, n.d. Stuart Campbell

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Estate of Stuart Campbell 2012

Bruce Ruxton, 1995 Paul Fitzgerald
Bruce Ruxton, 1995 Paul Fitzgerald
Bruce Ruxton, 1995 Paul Fitzgerald

Bruce Ruxton, 1995 Paul Fitzgerald

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Bruno Grollo 1999

Bruce Beresford, 1962 (printed 2006) Jozef Vissel
Bruce Beresford, 1962 (printed 2006) Jozef Vissel
Bruce Beresford, 1962 (printed 2006) Jozef Vissel

Bruce Beresford, 1962 (printed 2006) Jozef Vissel

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2006

Bruce Beresford on location 'Puberty Blues', 1976 (printed 2004) Robert McFarlane
Bruce Beresford on location 'Puberty Blues', 1976 (printed 2004) Robert McFarlane
Bruce Beresford on location 'Puberty Blues', 1976 (printed 2004) Robert McFarlane

Bruce Beresford on location 'Puberty Blues', 1976 (printed 2004) Robert McFarlane

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2003

Bruce Goold, 1998 Greg Weight
Bruce Goold, 1998 Greg Weight
Bruce Goold, 1998 Greg Weight

Bruce Goold, 1998 Greg Weight

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Patrick Corrigan AM 2004
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Bruce Armstrong, 2001 Greg Weight
Bruce Armstrong, 2001 Greg Weight
Bruce Armstrong, 2001 Greg Weight

Bruce Armstrong, 2001 Greg Weight

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Patrick Corrigan AM 2004
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Bruce Pollard 2, 1979, 1979 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney
Bruce Pollard 2, 1979, 1979 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney
Bruce Pollard 2, 1979, 1979 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney

Bruce Pollard 2, 1979, 1979 (printed 2012) Robert Rooney

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2012

Bruce Dawe, Melbourne, 1969 (printed 2000) David Moore
Bruce Dawe, Melbourne, 1969 (printed 2000) David Moore
Bruce Dawe, Melbourne, 1969 (printed 2000) David Moore

Bruce Dawe, Melbourne, 1969 (printed 2000) David Moore

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
The series David Moore: From Face to Face was acquired by gift of the artist and financial assistance from Timothy Fairfax AC and L Gordon Darling AC CMG 2001

Dennis Lillee, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Dennis Lillee, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Dennis Lillee, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Dennis Lillee, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by James Bain AM and Janette Bain 2010

Tommy Woodcock and Reckless, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Tommy Woodcock and Reckless, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Tommy Woodcock and Reckless, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Tommy Woodcock and Reckless, 1977 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by James Bain AM and Janette Bain 2010

Peter Carey in Kelly country, 2000 Bruce Armstrong
Peter Carey in Kelly country, 2000 Bruce Armstrong
Peter Carey in Kelly country, 2000 Bruce Armstrong

Peter Carey in Kelly country, 2000 Bruce Armstrong

Portrait, synthetic polymer paint on board

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds from the Basil Bressler Bequest 2001

Greg Chappell, 1985 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Greg Chappell, 1985 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Greg Chappell, 1985 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Greg Chappell, 1985 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by James Bain AM and Janette Bain 2010

Stanley Bruce, 1937 Barbara Tribe
Stanley Bruce, 1937 Barbara Tribe
Stanley Bruce, 1937 Barbara Tribe

Stanley Bruce, 1937 Barbara Tribe

Portrait, cast bronze

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2000

Norman Gunston and Denise Drysdale, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Norman Gunston and Denise Drysdale, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Norman Gunston and Denise Drysdale, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Norman Gunston and Denise Drysdale, 1976 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by James Bain AM and Janette Bain 2010

Portrait jug of Stanley Melbourne Bruce, 1925-28 Ashtead Potters Limited, Surrey, UK, Percy Metcalfe
Portrait jug of Stanley Melbourne Bruce, 1925-28 Ashtead Potters Limited, Surrey, UK, Percy Metcalfe
Portrait jug of Stanley Melbourne Bruce, 1925-28 Ashtead Potters Limited, Surrey, UK, Percy Metcalfe

Portrait jug of Stanley Melbourne Bruce, 1925-28 Ashtead Potters Limited, Surrey, UK, Percy Metcalfe

Portrait, glazed ceramic

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2006

The Seekers reunite 50 years on, 2011 Helen Edwards
The Seekers reunite 50 years on, 2011 Helen Edwards
The Seekers reunite 50 years on, 2011 Helen Edwards

The Seekers reunite 50 years on, 2011 Helen Edwards

Portrait, synthetic polymer on linen

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Judith Durham, Athol Guy, Keith Potger and Bruce Woodley 2012
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

The Seekers, 1993 Rennie Ellis
The Seekers, 1993 Rennie Ellis
The Seekers, 1993 Rennie Ellis

The Seekers, 1993 Rennie Ellis

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2005

Graham Kennedy and the Seekers in Melbourne, c. 1967 Robert Whitaker
Graham Kennedy and the Seekers in Melbourne, c. 1967 Robert Whitaker
Graham Kennedy and the Seekers in Melbourne, c. 1967 Robert Whitaker

Graham Kennedy and the Seekers in Melbourne, c. 1967 Robert Whitaker

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2007

Burnum Burnum, 1987 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Burnum Burnum, 1987 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle
Burnum Burnum, 1987 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Burnum Burnum, 1987 (printed 2010) Bruce Postle

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by James Bain AM and Janette Bain 2010

John Howard and Janette Howard, 2000 Josonia Palaitis
John Howard and Janette Howard, 2000 Josonia Palaitis
John Howard and Janette Howard, 2000 Josonia Palaitis

John Howard and Janette Howard, 2000 Josonia Palaitis

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned with funds provided by the Founding Patron, L Gordon Darling AC CMG 2000

Chris Wallace-Crabbe, 2011 Kristin Headlam
Chris Wallace-Crabbe, 2011 Kristin Headlam
Chris Wallace-Crabbe, 2011 Kristin Headlam

Chris Wallace-Crabbe, 2011 Kristin Headlam

Portrait, oil on linen

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with the assistance of the Circle of Friends 2014

Rayner Hoff, 1924 Harold Cazneaux
Rayner Hoff, 1924 Harold Cazneaux
Rayner Hoff, 1924 Harold Cazneaux

Rayner Hoff, 1924 Harold Cazneaux

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Richard King 2008
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Tim Burstall, Andamooka (filming of the Last of the Knucklemen), c. 1979 Rennie Ellis
Tim Burstall, Andamooka (filming of the Last of the Knucklemen), c. 1979 Rennie Ellis
Tim Burstall, Andamooka (filming of the Last of the Knucklemen), c. 1979 Rennie Ellis

Tim Burstall, Andamooka (filming of the Last of the Knucklemen), c. 1979 Rennie Ellis

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2006

Sir Les Patterson, 1999 Polly Borland
Sir Les Patterson, 1999 Polly Borland
Sir Les Patterson, 1999 Polly Borland

Sir Les Patterson, 1999 Polly Borland

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2001

Florence Cardell-Oliver Broothorn Studios
Florence Cardell-Oliver Broothorn Studios
Florence Cardell-Oliver Broothorn Studios

Florence Cardell-Oliver, Broothorn Studios

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper laid on photography studio backing board

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Chris Nielsen 2016

Yellow portrait (portrait of Alex Jelinek), 1955 Lina Bryans
Yellow portrait (portrait of Alex Jelinek), 1955 Lina Bryans
Yellow portrait (portrait of Alex Jelinek), 1955 Lina Bryans

Yellow portrait (portrait of Alex Jelinek), 1955 Lina Bryans

Portrait, oil on plywood

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Paul and James Bryans 2015
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Self portrait, c. 1985 Bert Flugelman
Self portrait, c. 1985 Bert Flugelman
Self portrait, c. 1985 Bert Flugelman

Self portrait, c. 1985 Bert Flugelman

Portrait, stainless steel

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2009
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Alan Bond, 1985 Rennie Ellis
Alan Bond, 1985 Rennie Ellis
Alan Bond, 1985 Rennie Ellis

Alan Bond, 1985 Rennie Ellis

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2006

Portrait of Professors Margaret Gardner and Glyn Davis, 2017 Jacqueline Mitelman
Portrait of Professors Margaret Gardner and Glyn Davis, 2017 Jacqueline Mitelman
Portrait of Professors Margaret Gardner and Glyn Davis, 2017 Jacqueline Mitelman

Portrait of Professors Margaret Gardner and Glyn Davis, 2017 Jacqueline Mitelman

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned with funds provided by Jim and Barbara Higgins, Sir Roderick Carnegie AC, Rupert Myer AO and Annabel Myer, Louise and Martyn Myer Foundation, Peter and Ruth McMullin, Diana Carlton, Professor Derek Denton AC, Harold Mitchell AC, Peter Jopling AM QC, Andrew and Liz Mackenzie, Patricia Patten, Tamie Fraser AO, Bruce Parncutt and Robin Campbell, Lauraine Diggins, Steven Skala AO and Lousje Skala 2017

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Peter Porter, 2004 Tony Clark

Portrait, synthetic polymer paint and permanent marker on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds from the Basil Bressler Bequest 2004

Sir John Eccles, 1959 Pam MacFarlane
Sir John Eccles, 1959 Pam MacFarlane
Sir John Eccles, 1959 Pam MacFarlane

Sir John Eccles, 1959 Pam MacFarlane

Portrait, pastel on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of an anonymous donor 2007

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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.