Past loans from the National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery has loaned a range of portraits to museums taking part in Making a Mark, providing a national context for the amazing heritage of the Tees Valley. Click on the portraits below to find out more.

Queen Alexandra

by Walery
published 1889
NPG x4125 …

Ellen Terry

by Walery
published May 1889
NPG x9172 …

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

by Robert Howlett
November 1857
NPG P112 …

James Cook

by John Webber
1776
NPG 26 …

Mo Mowlam

by John Keane
2001
NPG 6468 …

Charles Dickens

by (George) Herbert Watkins
29 April 1858
NPG P301(20) …

Ian Rankin

by Nicola Kurtz
2001
NPG x126020 …

Sir Terence Conran

by Barry Marsden
1998
NPG x88417 …

Orla Kiely

by Francesco Guidicini, 2006
NPG x128757
Dorman Museum, Middlesbrough: portraits of famous modern designers,…

Michael Faraday

by Maull & Polyblank
published 1857
NPG Ax7281 …