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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.

Oui-re-kine, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit
Oui-re-kine, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit
Oui-re-kine, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit

Oui-re-kine, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Paraberi, c. 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit
Paraberi, c. 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit
Paraberi, c. 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit

Paraberi, c. 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit

Portrait, engraving, hand-coloured on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Nourou-gal-derri, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit
Nourou-gal-derri, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit
Nourou-gal-derri, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit

Nourou-gal-derri, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Cour-rou-bari-gal, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Portrait, engraving, hand-coloured on paper

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

Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Y-erran-gou-la-ga, 1807 Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Portrait, engraving, hand-coloured on paper

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

Ourou-Maré, dit Bull-Dog par les Anglais, Jeune Guerrier de la Tribu des Gwé-Gal, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit
Ourou-Maré, dit Bull-Dog par les Anglais, Jeune Guerrier de la Tribu des Gwé-Gal, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit
Ourou-Maré, dit Bull-Dog par les Anglais, Jeune Guerrier de la Tribu des Gwé-Gal, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit

Ourou-Maré, dit Bull-Dog par les Anglais, Jeune Guerrier de la Tribu des Gwé-Gal, (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04] Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger
Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04] Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger
Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04] Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger

Nouvelle-Hollane: N.lle Galles de Sud. Ourou-Maraé, dit bull-dog par leas Anglais, Jeune guerrier de la Tribu des Gwea-Gal. (New Holland: New South Wales. Ouron Marae, called Bull Dog by the English. a young Warrior of the Gwea Gal tribe) [From 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australies' by Captain Nicolas Baudin, 1800-04], c. 1800 Nicolas-Martin Petit, B Roger

Portrait, colour printed stipple engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2013

Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes folio atlas, second edition, containing a double-page map of Australia, seven full-page charts, two double-page views (one of Sydney), 27 hand-coloured engraving plates and 31 uncoloured engraving plates, 1824 Francois Peron, Louis de Freycinet, Nicolas-Martin Petit
Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes folio atlas, second edition, containing a double-page map of Australia, seven full-page charts, two double-page views (one of Sydney), 27 hand-coloured engraving plates and 31 uncoloured engraving plates, 1824 Francois Peron, Louis de Freycinet, Nicolas-Martin Petit
Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes folio atlas, second edition, containing a double-page map of Australia, seven full-page charts, two double-page views (one of Sydney), 27 hand-coloured engraving plates and 31 uncoloured engraving plates, 1824 Francois Peron, Louis de Freycinet, Nicolas-Martin Petit

Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes folio atlas, second edition, containing a double-page map of Australia, seven full-page charts, two double-page views (one of Sydney), 27 hand-coloured engraving plates and 31 uncoloured engraving plates, 1824 Francois Peron, Louis de Freycinet, Nicolas-Martin Petit

Portrait, leather bound volume with text and hand-coloured engravings and uncoloured engravings.

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2017

Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger
Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Gnoung-a-gnoung-a Mour-re-mour-ga (dit Collins), (1807-17) Nicolas-Martin Petit after Barthélemy Roger

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Jacques Arago, c. 1830s Nicolas Maurin, Alexandre Sixdeniers
Jacques Arago, c. 1830s Nicolas Maurin, Alexandre Sixdeniers
Jacques Arago, c. 1830s Nicolas Maurin, Alexandre Sixdeniers

Jacques Arago, c. 1830s Nicolas Maurin, Alexandre Sixdeniers

Portrait, engraving on paper

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

Cate Blanchett, 2006 by Martin Schoeller

Martin Schoeller Close up

Previous exhibition, 2010

German-born American photographer Martin Schoeller's first exhibition in Australia presents compelling large-scale portraits. The exhibition explores human identity through photographs of individuals accustomed and unaccustomed to the spotlight.

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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.