The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

People, Portrait and Places: Americas

People, Portrait and Places: Americas

People, Portrait and Places: Americas

People, Portraits and Places is where sitters, artists and portraits in our collection are connected to places. For the Americas those connections are explored at country level.

Explore People by Places

Connections have been established where the person has a significant association with that area, be that by birth, study, travel, work, an event within their lifetime or death.

Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Bahamas Barbados Belize Bermuda Bolivia Brazil Canada Chile Columbia Costa Rica Cuba Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Falkland Islands Grenada Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras Jamaica Mexico Nicaragua Panama Paraguay Peru Puerto Rico Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Trinidad and Tobago Turks & Caicos Islands United States Uruguay Venezuela

Explore Portraits by Places

Connections have been established where a portrait has been made or place that is portrayed within the object.

Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Bahamas Barbados Belize Bermuda Bolivia Brazil Canada Chile Columbia Costa Rica Cuba Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Falkland Islands Grenada Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras Jamaica Mexico Nicaragua Panama Paraguay Peru Puerto Rico Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Trinidad and Tobago Turks & Caicos Islands United States Uruguay Venezuela


If you know of other connections we should be making, please let us know at [email protected]

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