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27 portraits on display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery

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P992

Sir Rabindranath Tagore

by W. Fearon Halliday
sepia-toned print, 1920s
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P992

P869(17)

Aldous Huxley

by Cecil Beaton
vintage bromide print on white card mount, 1936
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P869(17)

P440

Virginia Woolf

by Gisèle Freund
Colour dye transfer print, 1939
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P440

P525

Alan Bennett

by Derry Moore, 12th Earl of Drogheda
colour print, 1992
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P525

P876

Helena Bonham Carter

by David Seidner
colour print laid on card, 1998
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P876

P1711

Dame Tessa Jane Helen Douglas Jowell (née Mills)

by Brian Griffin
archival pigment print, 2 February 2010
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P1711

x135439

Charles Dickens, his characters and the empty chair

after Unknown artist, possibly Harriet Smart Callow, after John & Charles Watkins, and after Sir (Samuel) Luke Fildes
albumen print, 1872
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x135439

x19621

William Morris

by Henry Halliday Sparling
film negative, early 1890s
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x19621

x28146

Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett (née Garrett)

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1890
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x28146

x127855

Harry Stopes-Roe; Marie Charlotte Carmichael Stopes

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 26 June 1924
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x127855

x137575

Lee Miller

by Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky)
photogravure, 1929
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137575

x29838

Paul Robeson

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print on card mount, circa 1933
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x29838

x74799

Walter Richard Sickert; Thérèse Lessore

by George Woodbine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 5 March 1934
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x74799

x131164

Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell

by Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1953
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x131164

x13720

Barbara Hepworth

by Jorge ('J.S.') Lewinski
bromide print on card mount, 1968
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x13720

x184148

'Oscar Nemon with his statue of Sigmund Freud'

for Camera Press
vintage print, 1971
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x184148

x34557

Glenda Jackson as Queen Elizabeth I in 'Mary, Queen of Scots'

by Terry O'Neill
bromide print, 1971
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x34557

x17073

Lyn Kramer; Agatha Christie

by John Garner
bromide print, 1972
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x17073

x12942

Sir Arnold Wesker

by Fay Godwin
bromide print, 1974
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x12942

x126195

David Thomas Pitt, Baron Pitt of Hampstead

by Neil Kenlock
bromide fibre print, 1976
On display in Room 37 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x126195