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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.

Portrait of Dr John Hawkesworth, c. 1770 unknown artist after Sir Joshua Reynolds
Portrait of Dr John Hawkesworth, c. 1770 unknown artist after Sir Joshua Reynolds
Portrait of Dr John Hawkesworth, c. 1770 unknown artist after Sir Joshua Reynolds

Portrait of Dr John Hawkesworth, c. 1770 unknown artist after Sir Joshua Reynolds

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by the Liangis family 2018

Lord Viscount Sydney, c. 1790 Gilbert Stuart, John Young
Lord Viscount Sydney, c. 1790 Gilbert Stuart, John Young
Lord Viscount Sydney, c. 1790 Gilbert Stuart, John Young

Lord Viscount Sydney, c. 1790 Gilbert Stuart, John Young

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2012

The Australian exploring expedition travelling through scrub (from the Illustrated London News 1879), 1876 Jesse Young
The Australian exploring expedition travelling through scrub (from the Illustrated London News 1879), 1876 Jesse Young
The Australian exploring expedition travelling through scrub (from the Illustrated London News 1879), 1876 Jesse Young

The Australian exploring expedition travelling through scrub (from the Illustrated London News 1879), 1876 Jesse Young

Portrait, wood engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

Jane Windeyer, n.d. Madame Praeger
Jane Windeyer, n.d. Madame Praeger
Jane Windeyer, n.d. Madame Praeger

Jane Windeyer, n.d. Madame Praeger

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Windeyer family 2012

Mary Windeyer, c. 1891 Freeman Brothers
Mary Windeyer, c. 1891 Freeman Brothers
Mary Windeyer, c. 1891 Freeman Brothers

Mary Windeyer, c. 1891 Freeman Brothers

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on studio mount

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of J.B. Windeyer 2018

Jasperware medallion of Captain James Cook, 1779 Wedgwood and Bentley
Jasperware medallion of Captain James Cook, 1779 Wedgwood and Bentley
Jasperware medallion of Captain James Cook, 1779 Wedgwood and Bentley

Jasperware medallion of Captain James Cook, 1779 Wedgwood and Bentley

Portrait, white on blue Jasper Ware in oval shaped wood and gilt frame

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Robert Oatley AO 2007

Elaine Haxton, c. 1940s Max Dupain
Elaine Haxton, c. 1940s Max Dupain
Elaine Haxton, c. 1940s Max Dupain

Elaine Haxton, c. 1940s Max Dupain

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

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

Kate (Kate Grenville), 2012 Jenny Sages
Kate (Kate Grenville), 2012 Jenny Sages
Kate (Kate Grenville), 2012 Jenny Sages

Kate (Kate Grenville), 2012 Jenny Sages

Portrait, encaustic, oil and pigment on composition board

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2014
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Isabella Louisa Parry, c. 1826 an unknown artist
Isabella Louisa Parry, c. 1826 an unknown artist
Isabella Louisa Parry, c. 1826 an unknown artist

Isabella Louisa Parry, c. 1826 an unknown artist

Portrait, watercolour on ivory

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2014

Yango Mungo ye Yango of Bathurst's Plains, 1824 John Lewin, Moses Griffith
Yango Mungo ye Yango of Bathurst's Plains, 1824 John Lewin, Moses Griffith
Yango Mungo ye Yango of Bathurst's Plains, 1824 John Lewin, Moses Griffith

Yango Mungo ye Yango of Bathurst's Plains, 1824 John Lewin, Moses Griffith

Portrait, copper engraving, hand-coloured on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2011

Margaret Olley, 1998 Lewis Morley
Margaret Olley, 1998 Lewis Morley
Margaret Olley, 1998 Lewis Morley

Margaret Olley, 1998 Lewis Morley

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2003
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Chang the Chinese giant in European dress with Chinese boy and three European men, one of whom is his manager, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald
Chang the Chinese giant in European dress with Chinese boy and three European men, one of whom is his manager, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald
Chang the Chinese giant in European dress with Chinese boy and three European men, one of whom is his manager, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald

Chang the Chinese giant in European dress with Chinese boy and three European men, one of whom is his manager, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

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

Basil Hetzel, 2007-08 Mark Kimber
Basil Hetzel, 2007-08 Mark Kimber
Basil Hetzel, 2007-08 Mark Kimber

Basil Hetzel, 2007-08 Mark Kimber

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned with funds provided by Mrs Diana Ramsay AO 2008

Joseph Dalton Hooker, c. 1880s an unknown artist
Joseph Dalton Hooker, c. 1880s an unknown artist
Joseph Dalton Hooker, c. 1880s an unknown artist

Joseph Dalton Hooker, c. 1880s an unknown artist

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

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

Sir George Coles, c. 1935 W B McInnes
Sir George Coles, c. 1935 W B McInnes
Sir George Coles, c. 1935 W B McInnes

Sir George Coles, c. 1935 W B McInnes

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Coles Myer Ltd 2002
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

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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.