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Prince Charles

(1948-), Prince of Wales

Sitter in 148 portraits
Eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip and heir to the British throne. Created Prince of Wales on 26 July 1958, invested Prince of Wales in 1969. Took a degree at Cambridge (1967-70) before serving in the RAF and Royal Navy (1971-6). On leaving the navy in 1976, the prince founded The Prince's Trust to help young people realise their potential. Environmentalist and champion of organic farming and gardening.

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Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams - NPG P140(23)

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams
bromide print, 26 October 1949
NPG P140(23)

The Royal Family, by Yousuf Karsh - NPG P347

The Royal Family

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1951
NPG P347

Princess Anne; Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams - NPG P140(25)

Princess Anne; Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams
bromide print, 1952
NPG P140(25)

Marcus Adams; Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams - NPG P140(27)

Marcus Adams; Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams
bromide print, 1953
NPG P140(27)

Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams - NPG P140(26)

Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams
bromide print, 1956
NPG P140(26)

Prince Charles, by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz - NPG P1152

Prince Charles

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 30 March 1977
NPG P1152

Prince Charles, by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz - NPG P1151

Prince Charles

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 30 March 1977
NPG P1151

Prince Charles, by Bryan Organ - NPG 5420

Prince Charles

by Bryan Organ
pencil, 1980
NPG 5420

Prince Charles, by Bryan Organ - NPG 5365

Prince Charles

by Bryan Organ
acrylic on canvas, 1980
NPG 5365

Prince Charles, by Mark Boxer - NPG 5920(6)

Prince Charles

by Mark Boxer
ink and coloured crayon, 1981
NPG 5920(6)

Prince Charles; Diana, Princess of Wales, by Terence Daniel Donovan - NPG P716(10)

Prince Charles; Diana, Princess of Wales

by Terence Daniel Donovan
colour print, 1987
NPG P716(10)

'The Royal Family: A Centenary Portrait', by John Wonnacott - NPG 6479

'The Royal Family: A Centenary Portrait'

by John Wonnacott
oil on canvas on foamboard, 2000
NPG 6479

Prince Charles, by Mario Testino - NPG P1013

Prince Charles

by Mario Testino
C-type colour print, 2001
NPG P1013

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136398

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136398

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136399

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136399

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles, possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136400

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136400

'Four Generations at Buckingham Palace', possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136772

'Four Generations at Buckingham Palace'

possibly by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 15 December 1948
NPG x136772

'Princess Elizabeth with her infant son Prince Charles' (Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles), by Cecil Beaton, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138035

'Princess Elizabeth with her infant son Prince Charles' (Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles)

by Cecil Beaton, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
halftone postcard print, circa 1949 (14 December 1948)
NPG x138035

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum) - NPG x35386

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum)
cibachrome print, 15 December 1948
NPG x35386

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x29597

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Cecil Beaton
vintage bromide print, 14 December 1948
NPG x29597

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x20202

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print on card mount, 14 December 1948
NPG x20202

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams - NPG x35394

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams
cibachrome print, 26 October 1949
NPG x35394

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136401

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136401

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136402

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136402

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136403

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136403

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136404

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136404

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136405

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136405

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136406

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136406

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x136407

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles; Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x136407

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138036

Prince Charles; Queen Elizabeth II

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138036

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138037

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, (26 October 1949)
NPG x138037

Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138069

Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138069

Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138070

Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138070

Prince Charles, by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138071

Prince Charles

by Baron (Sterling Henry Nahum), published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1949
NPG x138071

Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138072

Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, (26 October 1949)
NPG x138072

Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138073

Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, (26 October 1949)
NPG x138073

Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x138074

Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, (26 October 1949)
NPG x138074

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x193018

Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, (26 October 1949)
NPG x193018

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