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Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery

Room 31: showcase
Francis Goodman: Back in Focus

49 portraits on display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery

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Winston Churchill, by Edward Lyddell Sawyer - NPG P705

Winston Churchill

by Edward Lyddell Sawyer
albumen print, 1901
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P705

G.K. Chesterton, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P1318

G.K. Chesterton

by Herbert Lambert
gelatin silver print, 1920s
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P1318

Dorothy Dickson, by Angus McBean - NPG P1701

Dorothy Dickson

by Angus McBean
gelatin silver print, 1938
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P1701

Winston Churchill, by Yousuf Karsh - NPG P490(16)

Winston Churchill

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1941
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG P490(16)

Winston Churchill, by George Charles Beresford - NPG x6471

Winston Churchill

by George Charles Beresford
dry-plate glass negative, 1903
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x6471

Tamara Karsavina as the Firebird in 'L'Oiseau de Feu' (The Firebird), by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé - NPG x134193

Tamara Karsavina as the Firebird in 'L'Oiseau de Feu' (The Firebird)

by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé
photogravure, 1911
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x134193

Lawrence Edward Grace Oates; Henry Robertson ('Birdie') Bowers; Robert Falcon Scott; Edward Adrian Wilson; Edgar Evans, by Unknown photographer - NPG x135720

Lawrence Edward Grace Oates; Henry Robertson ('Birdie') Bowers; Robert Falcon Scott; Edward Adrian Wilson; Edgar Evans

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, 17 January 1912
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x135720

Clementine Ogilvy Spencer-Churchill (née Hozier), Baroness Spencer-Churchill; Winston Churchill, by Unknown photographer - NPG x137584

Clementine Ogilvy Spencer-Churchill (née Hozier), Baroness Spencer-Churchill; Winston Churchill

by Unknown photographer
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 4 October 1913
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x137584

Winston Churchill, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x27772

Winston Churchill

by Elliott & Fry
photogravure, circa 1914
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x27772

Margaret Morris, by Walter Benington - NPG x128743

Margaret Morris

by Walter Benington
vintage chlorobromide print, 1918
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x128743

Sir William Robert Robertson, 1st Bt and Winston Churchill with unidentified others, by Unknown photographer - NPG x32105

Sir William Robert Robertson, 1st Bt and Winston Churchill with unidentified others

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, August 1919
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x32105

Charlie Chaplin on-set for 'The Pilgrim', by James Abbe - NPG x138888

Charlie Chaplin on-set for 'The Pilgrim'

by James Abbe
vintage bromide print, 1922
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x138888

Kate Meyrick, by Planet News - NPG x194140

Kate Meyrick

by Planet News
bromide print, 1928
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x194140

Colin Clive; Elsa Lanchester; Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger in 'The Bride of Frankenstein', by Universal Studios - NPG x138131

Colin Clive; Elsa Lanchester; Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger in 'The Bride of Frankenstein'

by Universal Studios
bromide print, 1935
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x138131

Ninette de Valois as the Peasant Woman in 'Barabau', by Gordon Anthony - NPG x129561

Ninette de Valois as the Peasant Woman in 'Barabau'

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1936
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x129561

Wallis, Duchess of Windsor; Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII), by ACME Newspictures, Inc. - NPG x194338

Wallis, Duchess of Windsor; Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII)

by ACME Newspictures, Inc.
bromide press print, 7 May 1937
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x194338

Winston Churchill, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x40055

Winston Churchill

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 1940
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x40055

George Bernard Shaw discussing the production of 'Major Barbara', by Unknown photographer - NPG x139868

George Bernard Shaw discussing the production of 'Major Barbara'

by Unknown photographer
bromide press print, 1940
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x139868

Winston Churchill, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x6140

Winston Churchill

by Walter Stoneman
vintage print, 3pm 1 April 1941
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x6140

Winston Churchill, by Augustus Charles Cooper - NPG x6130

Winston Churchill

by Augustus Charles Cooper
bromide print, 1942
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x6130

Winston Churchill, by Robert Elliot - NPG x17071

Winston Churchill

by Robert Elliot
bromide print, 26 July 1943
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x17071

Winston Churchill; Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis, by Unknown photographer - NPG x199243

Winston Churchill; Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, August 1944
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x199243

Winston Churchill; Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis, by Unknown photographer - NPG x199244

Winston Churchill; Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, 26 August 1944
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x199244

Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis; Winston Churchill; Wladyslaw Anders, by Unknown photographer - NPG x199247

Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis; Winston Churchill; Wladyslaw Anders

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, August 1944
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x199247

Charles André Marie Joseph de Gaulle; Winston Churchill, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x40056

Charles André Marie Joseph de Gaulle; Winston Churchill

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 13 November 1944
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x40056

Queen Elizabeth II, by Topical Press - NPG x139784

Queen Elizabeth II

by Topical Press
bromide press print, 1945
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x139784

Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin at the Yalta Conference, by Yevgeny Anan'evich Khaldei - NPG x199337

Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin at the Yalta Conference

by Yevgeny Anan'evich Khaldei
ferrotype press print, February 1945
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x199337

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, by Tim Gidal (Nachum Ignaz Gidalewitsch) - NPG x138997

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

by Tim Gidal (Nachum Ignaz Gidalewitsch)
vintage bromide print, 1948
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x138997

Jean Simmons, by Cornel Lucas - NPG x127225

Jean Simmons

by Cornel Lucas
bromide print, 1948
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x127225

Winston Churchill, by Vivienne - NPG x45172

Winston Churchill

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, September 1951
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x45172

The Churchill family, by Vivienne - NPG x45179

The Churchill family

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, September 1951
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x45179

Kathleen Frances ('Katharine') Sutherland (née Barry); Graham Sutherland; Winston Churchill, by Elsbeth R. Juda - NPG x88059

Kathleen Frances ('Katharine') Sutherland (née Barry); Graham Sutherland; Winston Churchill

by Elsbeth R. Juda
bromide print, October 1954
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x88059

Patricia Neal; Roald Dahl, by Carl Van Vechten - NPG x194361

Patricia Neal; Roald Dahl

by Carl Van Vechten
bromide press print, 20 April 1954
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x194361

Jean Simmons with her dog Bessy, by Peter Basch - NPG x199016

Jean Simmons with her dog Bessy

by Peter Basch
bromide print, 1955
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x199016

The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman), by Philip Townsend - NPG x134866

The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman)

by Philip Townsend
bromide print, 1963
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x134866

'Liz Taylor cuts Burton's hair', for London Express News and Feature Services - NPG x139881

'Liz Taylor cuts Burton's hair'

for London Express News and Feature Services
bromide press print, March 1964
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x139881

William Plomer, by Mark Gerson - NPG x17989

William Plomer

by Mark Gerson
bromide print, May 1965
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x17989

Dame Mary Quant, by Keystone Press Agency Ltd - NPG x194166

Dame Mary Quant

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
bromide press print, circa 1965
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x194166

Jean Simmons on-set for 'Life at the Top', by Eve Arnold - NPG x199022

Jean Simmons on-set for 'Life at the Top'

by Eve Arnold
bromide print, 1965
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x199022

Jackie Faith (née Irving); Adam Faith, by Keystone Press Agency Ltd - NPG x194362

Jackie Faith (née Irving); Adam Faith

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
bromide press print, 19 August 1967
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x194362