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Sir George Strong Nares (1831-1915), Vice-Admiral and Arctic explorer

Sitter in 5 portraits
Arctic explorer and vice-admiral; joined search for Sir John Franklin, 1852-4; surveyed North-East coast of Australia, the Mediterranean and Gulf of Suez, and conducted voyages to the Antarctic and Arctic, 1872-7; a board of trade official, 1879-96; made vice-admiral, 1892.

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1212

Sir George Strong Nares

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1877
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1212

Ax46222

Sir George Strong Nares

by J. Griffin & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1875
NPG Ax46222

x21472

Sir George Strong Nares

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1878
NPG x21472

x46582

Sir George Strong Nares

by J. Griffin & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1875
NPG x46582

Ax17550

Sir George Strong Nares

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1878
NPG Ax17550