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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 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

Edward John Eyre, 1867 Julia Margaret Cameron
Edward John Eyre, 1867 Julia Margaret Cameron
Edward John Eyre, 1867 Julia Margaret Cameron

Edward John Eyre, 1867 Julia Margaret Cameron

Portrait, albumen silver photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Presented by Sir Roy Strong and the late Dr Julia Trevelyan Oman in memory of their friendship with Gordon Darling and Marilyn Darling 2006

Sir Edward Hallstrom, c. 1960 Esme Bell
Sir Edward Hallstrom, c. 1960 Esme Bell
Sir Edward Hallstrom, c. 1960 Esme Bell

Sir Edward Hallstrom, c. 1960 Esme Bell

Portrait, oil on masonite

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Musgrave Family 2018

Edward Telford Simpson, 1919 John St Helier Lander
Edward Telford Simpson, 1919 John St Helier Lander
Edward Telford Simpson, 1919 John St Helier Lander

Edward Telford Simpson, 1919 John St Helier Lander

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Simpson family in memory of Caroline Simpson OAM 2008
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop Louis Kahan
Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop Louis Kahan
Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop Louis Kahan

Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop, Louis Kahan

Portrait, fibre-tipped pen on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Mrs Lily Kahan 2017
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Edward John Eyre, 1865 Ferdinand Jean Joubert
Edward John Eyre, 1865 Ferdinand Jean Joubert
Edward John Eyre, 1865 Ferdinand Jean Joubert

Edward John Eyre, 1865 Ferdinand Jean Joubert

Portrait, etching on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2009

Captain Francis de Groot, 1932 Harold Cazneaux
Captain Francis de Groot, 1932 Harold Cazneaux
Captain Francis de Groot, 1932 Harold Cazneaux

Captain Francis de Groot, 1932 Harold Cazneaux

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 1999

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

Rt. Honourable Lord Hawkesbury, 1808 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Edward Scriven, J.B.Ball & J. DeCamp
Rt. Honourable Lord Hawkesbury, 1808 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Edward Scriven, J.B.Ball & J. DeCamp
Rt. Honourable Lord Hawkesbury, 1808 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Edward Scriven, J.B.Ball & J. DeCamp

Rt. Honourable Lord Hawkesbury, 1808 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Edward Scriven, J.B.Ball & J. DeCamp

Portrait, engraving on paper

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

Edward Knox Jnr and Thomas Forster Knox., c. 1855 an unknown artist
Edward Knox Jnr and Thomas Forster Knox., c. 1855 an unknown artist
Edward Knox Jnr and Thomas Forster Knox., c. 1855 an unknown artist

Edward Knox Jnr and Thomas Forster Knox., c. 1855 an unknown artist

Portrait, daguerreotype

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Dr Peter Halliday in memory of Norah Knox 2010

Ted Dyson, Bill Dyson (with pipe) and Percy, c. 1899 an unknown artist
Ted Dyson, Bill Dyson (with pipe) and Percy, c. 1899 an unknown artist
Ted Dyson, Bill Dyson (with pipe) and Percy, c. 1899 an unknown artist

Ted Dyson, Bill Dyson (with pipe) and Percy, c. 1899 an unknown artist

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

Percy, Ted Dyson and Bill Dyson, c. 1899 an unknown artist
Percy, Ted Dyson and Bill Dyson, c. 1899 an unknown artist
Percy, Ted Dyson and Bill Dyson, c. 1899 an unknown artist

Percy, Ted Dyson and Bill Dyson, c. 1899 an unknown artist

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown
Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown
Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown

Edward John Eyre, Late Governor of Jamaica, 1867 John Brown

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Karen McLeod Adair and Anthony Adair 2003

William Robertson and Martha Mary Robertson, 1863 William Edward Kilburn
William Robertson and Martha Mary Robertson, 1863 William Edward Kilburn
William Robertson and Martha Mary Robertson, 1863 William Edward Kilburn

William Robertson and Martha Mary Robertson, 1863 William Edward Kilburn

Portrait, carte de visite photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Malcolm Robertson in memory of William Thomas Robertson 2018
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

Melodrama..., c. 1900 an unknown artist
Melodrama..., c. 1900 an unknown artist
Melodrama..., c. 1900 an unknown artist

Melodrama..., c. 1900 an unknown artist

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

Chang the Chinese Giant with his wife Kin Foo and manager Edward Parlett, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald
Chang the Chinese Giant with his wife Kin Foo and manager Edward Parlett, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald
Chang the Chinese Giant with his wife Kin Foo and manager Edward Parlett, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald

Chang the Chinese Giant with his wife Kin Foo and manager Edward Parlett, c. 1871 Archibald McDonald

Portrait, albumen photograph on carte de visite

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2010

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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.