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Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson (1853-1937), Actor and theatre manager

Sitter in 58 portraits
Artist associated with 2 portraits

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4095(4)

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, circa 1885-1923
NPG 4095(4)

3008

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 8 July 1895
NPG 3008

P217

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Baron Adolph de Meyer
platinotype print, 1898
NPG P217

3642

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Emil Fuchs
plaster cast of head, circa 1902
NPG 3642

4529(307)

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1920s-1937
NPG 4529(307)

4529(307a)

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Sir David Low
pencil, circa 1920s-1937
NPG 4529(307a)

x82173

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate negative
NPG x82173

x12559

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Window & Grove
albumen cabinet card, 1880-1888
NPG x12559

x14281

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Window & Grove
albumen print, 1880-1888
NPG x14281

x4174

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Alexander Bassano, published by St James's Photographic Co
albumen cabinet card, 1882-1883
NPG x4174

x135388

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by St James's Photographic Co
carbon print, published mid 1880s
NPG x135388

x36212

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn
albumen cabinet card, after 1889
NPG x36212

x96392

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1889
NPG x96392

Ax5496

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1890
NPG Ax5496

Ax28823

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Dennis Heron; Kate Rorke (Mrs Douglas Cree) as Camilla Brent in 'Lady Bountiful'

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1 June 1891
NPG Ax28823

x17964

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as the Duke of Buckingham in 'Henry VIII'

by Window & Grove, published by Virtue & Co
photogravure, 1892-1893
NPG x17964

x36111

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1892
NPG x36111

x36112

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Alfred Ellis
carbon print, published January 1894
NPG x36112

x14283

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Romeo in 'Romeo & Juliet'

by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, published 1900s (1895)
NPG x14283

x17965

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Romeo in 'Romeo & Juliet'

by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn, published by Virtue & Co
photogravure, 1895
NPG x17965

Ax28902

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Hamlet in 'Hamlet'

by W. & D. Downey, published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co
carbon print, published 1 November 1897
NPG Ax28902

x14282

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Hamlet in 'Hamlet'

by W. & D. Downey, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1897
NPG x14282

x17966

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Hamlet in 'Hamlet'

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Virtue & Co
photogravure, 1897
NPG x17966

x36213

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Robert Johnson
albumen cabinet card, 1899-1908
NPG x36213

x197619

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

published by Charles William Faulkner & Co ('C.W.F. & Co')
halftone postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197619

x197620

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
photogravure postcard print, early 1900s
NPG x197620

x197622

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197622

x197624

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by W. & D. Downey, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1900s
On display in Room 24 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x197624

x197767

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Ernest Walter Histed
photogravure postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197767

Ax45841

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Dick Heldar in 'The Light that Failed'

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1903
NPG Ax45841

Ax45902

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Dick Heldar; Nina Boucicault as Bessie Broke in 'The Light That Failed'

by Unknown photographer, for Play Pictorial, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
postcard print, 1903
NPG Ax45902

Ax45905

Gertrude Elliott as Maisie and Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Dick Heldar in 'The Light That Failed'

by John Caswall Smith, and by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1903
NPG Ax45905

x197621

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Richard Williams Thomas, published by Ralph Dunn & Co
bromide postcard print, circa 1905
NPG x197621

x197623

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, circa 1905
NPG x197623

x197626

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Chancellor, published by The Rotophot Postcard
bromide postcard print, circa 1906
NPG x197626

x29103

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as The Stranger in 'The Passing of the Third Floor Back'

by Lizzie Caswall Smith
platinum print on photographer's card mount, 1908
NPG x29103

x197891

Gertrude Elliott; Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Bain News Service
bromide print, circa 1910-1915
NPG x197891

x197893

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, 1910s
NPG x197893

x197894

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, 1910s
NPG x197894

x29102

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Lizzie Caswall Smith
platinum print on photographer's card mount, circa 1920
NPG x29102

x167172

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1930
NPG x167172

x137531

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Sasha (Alexander Stewart)
bromide print, January 1934
NPG x137531

D9740

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Alexander ('Alick') Penrose Forbes Ritchie
lithograph, published 4 June 1913
NPG D9740

D43128

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Fred Roe
pencil, 12 March 1919
NPG D43128

D6612b

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
pen, ink and black crayon, published 3 March 1926
NPG D6612b

x96393

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, circa 1889
NPG x96393

x96394

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Alexander Bassano
5 x 4 inch glass negative, circa 1889
NPG x96394

Ax16004

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1892
NPG Ax16004

x196973

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Hamlet in 'Hamlet'

by W. & D. Downey
albumen cabinet card, 1897
NPG x196973

x197625

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson in 'Mice and Men'

by Window & Grove, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197625

x196982

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by Ernest Walter Histed, printed by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide print, 1900s
NPG x196982

D44749

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson ('Men of the Day. No. 619.')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 2 May 1895
NPG D44749

D37727

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

after Howard van Dusen, and after John Hassall
lithograph, early 20th century
NPG D37727

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