The Photographs Collection consists of more than 250,000 original photographic images of which at least 130,000 are original negatives.
Born in Dublin 150 years ago, Yeats showed a keen interest in poetry as a child and in 1885 ‘The Island of Statues’ became his first published poem.
An in-depth look at selected photographic display works taken from the National portrait Gallery Collection.
An overview of the Gallery’s photographic commissions, from 1917 to the present-day’
These resources include transcriptions of video interviews with sitters and artists on the Portrait Explorer in the Digital Space and on the Audio Guide and interviews with photographers for the website.