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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.

Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett
Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett
Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett

Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett

Portrait, platinum photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Peter Roberts 2015

Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett
Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett
Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett

Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V), 1903 H. Walter Barnett

Portrait, platinum photograph

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Peter Roberts 2015

Naomi Watts, 2003 Peter Brew-Bevan
Naomi Watts, 2003 Peter Brew-Bevan
Naomi Watts, 2003 Peter Brew-Bevan

Naomi Watts, 2003 Peter Brew-Bevan

Portrait, type C photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the artist 2004

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Head of H.C. Coombs, c. 1972 (cast 2018) Norma Redpath

Portrait, bronze

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Opening of the First Legislative Council of Victoria, by Governor Charles Joseph LaTrobe, at St Patrick's Hall, Bourke Street West, Melbourne. November 13th 1851. From sketches taken at the time by William Strutt., 1883 John Noone after William Strutt
Opening of the First Legislative Council of Victoria, by Governor Charles Joseph LaTrobe, at St Patrick's Hall, Bourke Street West, Melbourne. November 13th 1851. From sketches taken at the time by William Strutt., 1883 John Noone after William Strutt
Opening of the First Legislative Council of Victoria, by Governor Charles Joseph LaTrobe, at St Patrick's Hall, Bourke Street West, Melbourne. November 13th 1851. From sketches taken at the time by William Strutt., 1883 John Noone after William Strutt

Opening of the First Legislative Council of Victoria, by Governor Charles Joseph LaTrobe, at St Patrick's Hall, Bourke Street West, Melbourne. November 13th 1851. From sketches taken at the time by William Strutt., 1883 John Noone after William Strutt

Portrait, photolithograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2013

Henry Wade, c. 1841 an unknown artist
Henry Wade, c. 1841 an unknown artist
Henry Wade, c. 1841 an unknown artist

Henry Wade, c. 1841 an unknown artist

Portrait, oil on paperboard

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Wade and Hannah families 2013

Edith Ellen Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Edith Ellen Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Edith Ellen Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Edith Ellen Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Portrait, albumen silver photograph, hand-coloured on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Ross and Judy O'Connell 2016

Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Sir Hartley Williams, c. 1871 Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co

Portrait, albumen silver photograph, hand-coloured on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Ross and Judy O'Connell 2016

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

Fred Gruen, 1941 Erwin Fabian
Fred Gruen, 1941 Erwin Fabian
Fred Gruen, 1941 Erwin Fabian

Fred Gruen, 1941 Erwin Fabian

Portrait, gouache on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased with funds donated by Andrew Sayers and from the Basil Bressler Bequest 2002

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

"Australia" Sir Edmund Barton (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1902 Sir Leslie Ward
"Australia" Sir Edmund Barton (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1902 Sir Leslie Ward
"Australia" Sir Edmund Barton (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1902 Sir Leslie Ward

"Australia" Sir Edmund Barton (Image plate from Vanity Fair), 1902 Sir Leslie Ward

Portrait, chromolithograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Mr Ronald Walker 2001

The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878) an unknown artist
The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878) an unknown artist
The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878) an unknown artist

The Bushranger Tragedy (from The Australasian Sketcher, 23 November 1878), 1878 an unknown artist

Portrait, wood engraving on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2003

Charles Joseph La Trobe, 1853 Thomas Woolner
Charles Joseph La Trobe, 1853 Thomas Woolner
Charles Joseph La Trobe, 1853 Thomas Woolner

Charles Joseph La Trobe, 1853 Thomas Woolner

Portrait, cast bronze relief medallion

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2006

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Lionel Rose, World Champion Bantam Weight Boxer before departing to the USA to defend his title, 1968 (printed 2008) Mervyn Bishop

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2008

Queen Victoria, 1901 The Illustrated London News after Jean Joseph Benjamin-Constant
Queen Victoria, 1901 The Illustrated London News after Jean Joseph Benjamin-Constant
Queen Victoria, 1901 The Illustrated London News after Jean Joseph Benjamin-Constant

Queen Victoria, 1901 The Illustrated London News after Jean Joseph Benjamin-Constant

Portrait, photogravure on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 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.