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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 Joseph La Trobe, c. 1857 Francis Grant, Samuel Bellin
Charles Joseph La Trobe, c. 1857 Francis Grant, Samuel Bellin
Charles Joseph La Trobe, c. 1857 Francis Grant, Samuel Bellin

Charles Joseph La Trobe, c. 1857 Francis Grant, Samuel Bellin

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

Lord John Russell, 1844 Samuel Bellin after Thomas Heathfield Carrick
Lord John Russell, 1844 Samuel Bellin after Thomas Heathfield Carrick
Lord John Russell, 1844 Samuel Bellin after Thomas Heathfield Carrick

Lord John Russell, 1844 Samuel Bellin after Thomas Heathfield Carrick

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2014

Sir Saul Samuel, c. 1870 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Sir Saul Samuel, c. 1870 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Sir Saul Samuel, c. 1870 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Sir Saul Samuel, c. 1870 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2014

Miss Frances Samuel, 1840 Maurice Felton
Miss Frances Samuel, 1840 Maurice Felton
Miss Frances Samuel, 1840 Maurice Felton

Miss Frances Samuel, 1840 Maurice Felton

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

"A Squatter" Sir Samuel Wilson (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1885 Sir Leslie Ward
"A Squatter" Sir Samuel Wilson (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1885 Sir Leslie Ward
"A Squatter" Sir Samuel Wilson (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1885 Sir Leslie Ward

"A Squatter" Sir Samuel Wilson (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1885 Sir Leslie Ward

Portrait, chromolithograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Mr Ronald Walker 2001

Sir Sidney Kidman, 1932 Samuel Woolf
Sir Sidney Kidman, 1932 Samuel Woolf
Sir Sidney Kidman, 1932 Samuel Woolf

Sir Sidney Kidman, 1932 Samuel Woolf

Portrait, charcoal heightened with white chalk

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright
"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright
"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright

"Sammy" Samuel Wood (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1892 Henry Seppings-Wright

Portrait, chromolithograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

Matthew Burnett, c.1865 Henry Samuel Sadd
Matthew Burnett, c.1865 Henry Samuel Sadd
Matthew Burnett, c.1865 Henry Samuel Sadd

Matthew Burnett, c.1865 Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, steel engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2015

The Hon. Sir Francis Forbes, c.1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
The Hon. Sir Francis Forbes, c.1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
The Hon. Sir Francis Forbes, c.1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

The Hon. Sir Francis Forbes, c.1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2012

The Hon. Sir James Dowling, c. 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
The Hon. Sir James Dowling, c. 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
The Hon. Sir James Dowling, c. 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

The Hon. Sir James Dowling, c. 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2012

Sir James Martin, c.1880's Henry Samuel Sadd
Sir James Martin, c.1880's Henry Samuel Sadd
Sir James Martin, c.1880's Henry Samuel Sadd

Sir James Martin, c.1880's Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by L Gordon Darling AC CMG 2009

The Honorable Sir Frederick Darley, c. 1887 Henry Samuel Sadd
The Honorable Sir Frederick Darley, c. 1887 Henry Samuel Sadd
The Honorable Sir Frederick Darley, c. 1887 Henry Samuel Sadd

The Honorable Sir Frederick Darley, c. 1887 Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by L Gordon Darling AC CMG 2009

William John Wills, 2nd. In command of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
William John Wills, 2nd. In command of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
William John Wills, 2nd. In command of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

William John Wills, 2nd. In command of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by
Ross A Field 2007

Robert O'Hara Burke, Leader of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
Robert O'Hara Burke, Leader of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd
Robert O'Hara Burke, Leader of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

Robert O'Hara Burke, Leader of the Victorian Expedition, 1860 Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Ross A Field 2007

Portrait of Captain Edward Riou, 1801 Samuel Shelley, James Heath
Portrait of Captain Edward Riou, 1801 Samuel Shelley, James Heath
Portrait of Captain Edward Riou, 1801 Samuel Shelley, James Heath

Portrait of Captain Edward Riou, 1801 Samuel Shelley, James Heath

Portrait, stipple engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

William Lamb, Baron Melbourne, 1832 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Samuel Freeman, Fisher, Son & Co London
William Lamb, Baron Melbourne, 1832 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Samuel Freeman, Fisher, Son & Co London
William Lamb, Baron Melbourne, 1832 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Samuel Freeman, Fisher, Son & Co London

William Lamb, Baron Melbourne, 1832 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Samuel Freeman, Fisher, Son & Co London

Portrait, engraving on paper

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

The Right Reverend Lord Bishop of Melbourne (Dr. Charles Perry), 1876 Thomas Atkinson, Samuel Mullen after Henry Weigall Jnr
The Right Reverend Lord Bishop of Melbourne (Dr. Charles Perry), 1876 Thomas Atkinson, Samuel Mullen after Henry Weigall Jnr
The Right Reverend Lord Bishop of Melbourne (Dr. Charles Perry), 1876 Thomas Atkinson, Samuel Mullen after Henry Weigall Jnr

The Right Reverend Lord Bishop of Melbourne (Dr. Charles Perry), 1876 Thomas Atkinson, Samuel Mullen after Henry Weigall Jnr

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

New South Wales State Repatriation Board, c.1920 Frank Neish
New South Wales State Repatriation Board, c.1920 Frank Neish
New South Wales State Repatriation Board, c.1920 Frank Neish

New South Wales State Repatriation Board, c.1920 Frank Neish

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on cardboard

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the family of FW Macpherson 2012

First High Court of Australia, c. 1903 an unknown artist
First High Court of Australia, c. 1903 an unknown artist
First High Court of Australia, c. 1903 an unknown artist

First High Court of Australia, c. 1903 an unknown artist

Portrait, albumen silver photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

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

The Catholic Hierarchy of Australia, 1869 Archibald McDonald, Henry Samuel Sadd
The Catholic Hierarchy of Australia, 1869 Archibald McDonald, Henry Samuel Sadd
The Catholic Hierarchy of Australia, 1869 Archibald McDonald, Henry Samuel Sadd

The Catholic Hierarchy of Australia, 1869 Archibald McDonald, Henry Samuel Sadd

Portrait, albumen photograph on carte de visite

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

'The Australian Cricketers' from The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News June 1882 an unknown artist
'The Australian Cricketers' from The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News June 1882 an unknown artist
'The Australian Cricketers' from The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News June 1882 an unknown artist

'The Australian Cricketers' from The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News June 1882, 1882 an unknown artist

Portrait, engraving on paper (2 sheets)

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

MacKenzie family silhouette, 1846 Samuel Metford
MacKenzie family silhouette, 1846 Samuel Metford
MacKenzie family silhouette, 1846 Samuel Metford

MacKenzie family silhouette, 1846 Samuel Metford

Portrait, brush and ink, pen and ink, stencil cut-out with watercolour highlights

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Estate of Nancy Wiseman 2007

David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

David Clarke, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Peter O'Shaughnessy, 1947 Howard Matthews
Peter O'Shaughnessy, 1947 Howard Matthews
Peter O'Shaughnessy, 1947 Howard Matthews

Peter O'Shaughnessy, 1947 Howard Matthews

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 1999

Joseph Banks, 1774 Sir Joshua Reynolds, William Dickinson
Joseph Banks, 1774 Sir Joshua Reynolds, William Dickinson
Joseph Banks, 1774 Sir Joshua Reynolds, William Dickinson

Joseph Banks, 1774 Sir Joshua Reynolds, William Dickinson

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

'words are the daughters of the earth' Marion Halligan, 2002 Leeanne Crisp
'words are the daughters of the earth' Marion Halligan, 2002 Leeanne Crisp
'words are the daughters of the earth' Marion Halligan, 2002 Leeanne Crisp

'words are the daughters of the earth' Marion Halligan, 2002 Leeanne Crisp

Portrait, 9 watercolour and gouache on vellum

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2004

David Moore, Max Dupain and John Gollings, 1980 Kate Gollings
David Moore, Max Dupain and John Gollings, 1980 Kate Gollings
David Moore, Max Dupain and John Gollings, 1980 Kate Gollings

David Moore, Max Dupain and John Gollings, 1980 Kate Gollings

Portrait, colour digital print on photographic paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Marilyn Darling AC 2001

Omai, 1777 William Hodges, James Caldwall
Omai, 1777 William Hodges, James Caldwall
Omai, 1777 William Hodges, James Caldwall

Omai, 1777 William Hodges, James Caldwall

Portrait, copper-line engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

Max Dupain, Artamon, Sydney, 1979 (printed 2000) David Moore
Max Dupain, Artamon, Sydney, 1979 (printed 2000) David Moore
Max Dupain, Artamon, Sydney, 1979 (printed 2000) David Moore

Max Dupain, Artamon, Sydney, 1979 (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

Dame Jean Macnamara, c. 1930 Donovan
Dame Jean Macnamara, c. 1930 Donovan
Dame Jean Macnamara, c. 1930 Donovan

Dame Jean Macnamara, c. 1930 Donovan

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Merran Samuel (nee Connor) 2004
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Richard Fitzgerald, c. 1838 Edmund Edgar
Richard Fitzgerald, c. 1838 Edmund Edgar
Richard Fitzgerald, c. 1838 Edmund Edgar

Richard Fitzgerald, c. 1838 Edmund Edgar

Portrait, pencil and watercolour on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift in memory of Richard Kelynack Evans 2010
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

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

Catholic clergymen from the Diocese of Adelaide, c.1862 Stephen Edward Nixon
Catholic clergymen from the Diocese of Adelaide, c.1862 Stephen Edward Nixon
Catholic clergymen from the Diocese of Adelaide, c.1862 Stephen Edward Nixon

Catholic clergymen from the Diocese of Adelaide, c.1862 Stephen Edward Nixon

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

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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.