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39 Portraits in set: Arctic explorers: paintings by Stephen Pearce, 1850-86

A set of painted studies for a 'historical picture' (NPG 1208), a group portrait showing naval officers and explorers planning the search for explorer Sir John Franklin, whose expedition had last been seen in Baffin Bay in 1845. Commissioned by John Barrow, Archivist to the Admiralty.

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1224

Sherard Osborn

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, exhibited 1847
NPG 1224

905

John Barrow

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, circa 1850
NPG 905

918

Sir Francis Beaufort

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1850
NPG 918

911

Frederick William Beechey

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1850
NPG 911

914

Sir Richard Collinson

replica by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1850-1886
NPG 914

915

Sir Henry Kellett

replica by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1850-1886
NPG 915

917

William Kennedy

replica by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1850-1886
NPG 917

916

Sherard Osborn

replica by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1850-1886
NPG 916

912

Sir William Edward Parry

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1850
NPG 912

909

Sir John Richardson

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1850
NPG 909

913

Sir James Clark Ross

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1850
NPG 913

907

Sir Edward Sabine

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1850
NPG 907

1227

Joseph René Bellot

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1851
NPG 1227

1223

Sir Edward Augustus Inglefield

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, exhibited 1853
NPG 1223

921

Sir Edward Augustus Inglefield

replica by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, (circa 1853)
NPG 921

1225

William Kennedy

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1853
NPG 1225

1209

William Penny

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1853
NPG 1209

1213

John Rae

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, exhibited 1853
NPG 1213

1220

Alexander Stewart

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, exhibited 1854
NPG 1220

1210

Sir Robert McClure

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1855
NPG 1210

1222

Sir Henry Kellett

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, exhibited 1856
NPG 1222

1226

Sir (Francis) Leopold McClintock

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1856
NPG 1226

919

Sir (Francis) Leopold McClintock

replica by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1856
NPG 919

1216

Robert McCormick

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, circa 1856
NPG 1216

1217

Sir Edward Belcher

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, circa 1859
NPG 1217

1211

Sir (Francis) Leopold McClintock

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1859
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1211

1218

Sir Horatio Thomas Austin

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1860
NPG 1218

910

William Robert Hobson

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, circa 1860
NPG 910

1214

Rochfort Maguire

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1860
NPG 1214

1215

Thomas Edward Laws Moore

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1860
NPG 1215

922

David Walker

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, exhibited 1860
NPG 922

1219

Sir Erasmus Ommanney

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, exhibited 1861
NPG 1219

923

Sir George Henry Richards

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1865
NPG 923

920

Sir Allen William Young

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1876
NPG 920

1212

Sir George Strong Nares

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

924

Benjamin Leigh Smith

by Stephen Pearce
oil on millboard, 1886
NPG 924