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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.

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 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 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 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

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

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

Frame from Self portrait, 2008

I walk the line

Magazine article by Michael Desmond, 2009

Bruce Petty's animated self portrait captures a life's journey compressed into a few minutes.

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

Billy Hughes paperweight, n.d. an unknown artist

Mugshots

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2006

A toast to the acquisition of an unconventional new portrait of former Prime Minister, Stanley Melbourne Bruce.

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

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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.