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Sir Henry John Newbolt

(1862-1938), Poet

Sitter in 15 portraits
Poet and man of letters. Newbolt published his first edition of poetry while practising law. His most famous of his nautical poems 'Drake's Drum' published in Admirals All and Other Verses (1897); wrote two volumes of the official History of the Great War: Naval Operations (1923); active in public service; knighted, 1915; created CH, 1922; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery (1928-37).

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Sir Henry John Newbolt, by Theodore Spicer-Simson - NPG 2054

Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Theodore Spicer-Simson
plasticine medallion, circa 1922
NPG 2054

Sir Henry John Newbolt, by Meredith Frampton - NPG 4664

Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Meredith Frampton
oil on canvas, 1931
NPG 4664

Sir Henry John Newbolt, by George Charles Beresford - NPG x21507

Sir Henry John Newbolt

by George Charles Beresford
bromide print, 1900s-1910s
NPG x21507

Sir Henry John Newbolt, by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé - NPG x21508

Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé
photogravure, 1920s
NPG x21508

Sir Henry John Newbolt, by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd) - NPG x37008

Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 5 June 1926
NPG x37008

Sir Henry John Newbolt, by William Strang - NPG D38711

Sir Henry John Newbolt

by William Strang
etching, 1898
NPG D38711

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1917
NPG x186827

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1917
NPG x24094

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1917
NPG x43825

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate negative, 1920s
NPG x82308

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 5 June 1926
NPG x37006

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 5 June 1926
NPG x37007

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 5 June 1926
NPG x37009

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 5 June 1926
NPG x37010

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Sir Henry John Newbolt

by Hector Ernest Murchison
gum bichromate print
NPG x18194

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