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 and Places: Wales

People and Places: Wales

People and Places: Wales

People, Portraits and Places is where sitters, artists and portraits in our collection are connected to places.

Connections are established at a regional level for counties within the United Kingdom and at a global level for countries in different regions of the world. For Wales those connections are explored through the principal areas of the country below.

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.

Anglesey Blaenau Gwent Bridgend Caerphilly Cardiff Carmarthenshire Ceredigion Conwy Denbighshire Flintshire Gwynedd Merthyr Tydfil Monmouthshire Neath Port Talbot Newport Pembrokeshire Powys Rhondda Cynon Taff Swansea Torfaen Vale of Glamorgan Wrexham

Explore Portraits by Places

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

Anglesey Blaenau Gwent Bridgend Caerphilly Cardiff Carmarthenshire Ceredigion Conwy Denbighshire Flintshire Gwynedd Merthyr Tydfil Monmouthshire Neath Port Talbot Newport Pembrokeshire Powys Rhondda Cynon Taff Swansea Torfaen Vale of Glamorgan Wrexham


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

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