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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.

Hermannsburg Potters, 1999 Greg Weight
Hermannsburg Potters, 1999 Greg Weight
Hermannsburg Potters, 1999 Greg Weight

Hermannsburg Potters, 1999 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

Captain R.C. Morgan, Missionary ship 'John Williams', n.d. Henry Room, John Cochran
Captain R.C. Morgan, Missionary ship 'John Williams', n.d. Henry Room, John Cochran
Captain R.C. Morgan, Missionary ship 'John Williams', n.d. Henry Room, John Cochran

Captain R.C. Morgan, Missionary ship 'John Williams', n.d. Henry Room, John Cochran

Portrait, engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Gina and Ted Gregg 2010

Self portrait, c. 1948 John Brack

John Brack Portraits

Previous exhibition, 2007

The exhibition includes such striking works as Portrait of Fred Williams, and Barry Humphries in the character of Edna Everage, the enigmatic Portrait of Hal Hattam, a group of revealing self portraits including the mysterious Inside and Outside, as well as endearing portraits of the artist's children.

Fred Hilmer, 2018 Evert Ploeg

Fred Hilmer, 2018 by Evert Ploeg

General content

Commissioned with funds provided by Dr Helen Nugent AO 2018

Portrait 40 July - August 2011

Magazine

This issue features Claudia Karvan & Jimmy Pozarik, Agus Suwage & Contemporary Portraiture from Asia, Fred Williams, Zhong Chen, John Bell, The French Antipodes and more.

Fred Dagg (John Clarke), 1982 Rennie Ellis
Fred Dagg (John Clarke), 1982 Rennie Ellis
Fred Dagg (John Clarke), 1982 Rennie Ellis

Fred Dagg (John Clarke), 1982 Rennie Ellis

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2006

Frank Gardiner and Fred Lowry, 1864, 1863 Freeman Brothers, an unknown artist
Frank Gardiner and Fred Lowry, 1864, 1863 Freeman Brothers, an unknown artist
Frank Gardiner and Fred Lowry, 1864, 1863 Freeman Brothers, an unknown artist

Frank Gardiner and Fred Lowry, 1864, 1863 Freeman Brothers, an unknown artist

Portrait, two albumen silver photographs on laid on paper with handwritten text

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

Rudy Komon, c. 1970 Lewis Morley
Rudy Komon, c. 1970 Lewis Morley
Rudy Komon, c. 1970 Lewis Morley

Rudy Komon, c. 1970 Lewis Morley

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

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

Fiona Stanley, 2011 Mary Moore

Lifelines Medical advocates

General content

Fiona Stanley, Fiona Wood, Fred Hollows, Patrick McGorry and John Yu

Peter Craven, 2015 Jacqueline Mitelman
Peter Craven, 2015 Jacqueline Mitelman
Peter Craven, 2015 Jacqueline Mitelman

Peter Craven, 2015 Jacqueline Mitelman

Portrait

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2015

Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Trent Nathan and Shane Barr, 1995 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds provided by Wayne Williams 2018

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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.