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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.

Anthony Dattilo Rubbo, 1935 Arthur Murch
Anthony Dattilo Rubbo, 1935 Arthur Murch
Anthony Dattilo Rubbo, 1935 Arthur Murch

Anthony Dattilo Rubbo, 1935 Arthur Murch

Portrait, ciment fondu, patinated

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2000

Edward Lloyd Jones, c. 1920s Arthur Murch
Edward Lloyd Jones, c. 1920s Arthur Murch
Edward Lloyd Jones, c. 1920s Arthur Murch

Edward Lloyd Jones, c. 1920s Arthur Murch

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
Gift of Charles E. Jones and Kim Lloyd Jones 2019
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

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Jack Lang, life mask, Arthur Murch

Portrait, fibreglass and resin

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2000

Clara Crosbie, c. 1885 Arthur William Burman
Clara Crosbie, c. 1885 Arthur William Burman
Clara Crosbie, c. 1885 Arthur William Burman

Clara Crosbie, c. 1885 Arthur William Burman

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of John McPhee 2018

The sculptor (George Lambert and Arthur Murch), c. 1929 Harold Cazneaux
The sculptor (George Lambert and Arthur Murch), c. 1929 Harold Cazneaux
The sculptor (George Lambert and Arthur Murch), c. 1929 Harold Cazneaux

The sculptor (George Lambert and Arthur Murch), c. 1929 Harold Cazneaux

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2015

Sidney Kidman and Arthur Triggs, c. 1914 Falk Studios
Sidney Kidman and Arthur Triggs, c. 1914 Falk Studios
Sidney Kidman and Arthur Triggs, c. 1914 Falk Studios

Sidney Kidman and Arthur Triggs, c. 1914 Falk Studios

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by The Ian Potter Foundation 2007

The Gladiators (Norm Provan and Arthur Summons), 1963 (printed 1970s) John O'Gready
The Gladiators (Norm Provan and Arthur Summons), 1963 (printed 1970s) John O'Gready
The Gladiators (Norm Provan and Arthur Summons), 1963 (printed 1970s) John O'Gready

The Gladiators (Norm Provan and Arthur Summons), 1963 (printed 1970s) John O'Gready

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Duke of Wellington, 1841 John Lucas
Duke of Wellington, 1841 John Lucas
Duke of Wellington, 1841 John Lucas

Duke of Wellington, 1841 John Lucas

Portrait, mezzotint on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2016

Artist and wife near Arthurs Seat, 1969

Through blue eyes

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2009

Works by Arthur Boyd and Sidney Nolan bring the desert, the misty seashore and the hot Monaro plains to exhibition Open Air: Portraits in the landscape.

"Peace and War" (A.A Greenwood Hales) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1908 Sir Leslie Ward
"Peace and War" (A.A Greenwood Hales) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1908 Sir Leslie Ward
"Peace and War" (A.A Greenwood Hales) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1908 Sir Leslie Ward

"Peace and War" (A.A Greenwood Hales) (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1908 Sir Leslie Ward

Portrait, chromolithograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Ronald A Walker 2009. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.

Arthur Phillip Esq., Captain General and Commander in Chief in & over the territory of New South Wales, 1789 W Sherwin, John Stockdale after Francis Wheatley
Arthur Phillip Esq., Captain General and Commander in Chief in & over the territory of New South Wales, 1789 W Sherwin, John Stockdale after Francis Wheatley
Arthur Phillip Esq., Captain General and Commander in Chief in & over the territory of New South Wales, 1789 W Sherwin, John Stockdale after Francis Wheatley

Arthur Phillip Esq., Captain General and Commander in Chief in & over the territory of New South Wales, 1789 W Sherwin, John Stockdale after Francis Wheatley

Portrait, stipple engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2014

Tea time, c.1898–1902 by Rupert Bunny (1864–1947)

Impressions Painting light and life

Previous exhibition, 2011

Impressions: Painting light and life presents portraits by, and of, artists at the heart of Australian impressionism including Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton and Frederick McCubbin.

The sisters, 1904

Beguiling impressions

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2012

Sarah Engledow is seduced by the portraits and the connections between the artists and their subjects in the exhibition Impressions: Painting light and life.

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

Arthur Streeton, Nora Streeton (nee Clench) and Pat, the dog, c. 1909 H. Walter Barnett
Arthur Streeton, Nora Streeton (nee Clench) and Pat, the dog, c. 1909 H. Walter Barnett
Arthur Streeton, Nora Streeton (nee Clench) and Pat, the dog, c. 1909 H. Walter Barnett

Arthur Streeton, Nora Streeton (nee Clench) and Pat, the dog, c. 1909 H. Walter Barnett

Portrait, platinum photograph on printed card

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2001

Arthur and Yvonne, 1993 Greg Weight
Arthur and Yvonne, 1993 Greg Weight
Arthur and Yvonne, 1993 Greg Weight

Arthur and Yvonne, 1993 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

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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.