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Portraits showing sitters wearing different types of gloves, including evening, white, medical, winter and boxing gloves. Explore the full list here.

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Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, and Frederick Goodall
NPG 1782

Aubrey Beardsley
by Jacques-Emile Blanche
NPG 1991

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