In Character: Shakespeare's 'Henry IV'
Portraits of actors and actresses portraying characters from Shakespeare's 'Henry IV'.
Charles Kemble as Falstaff in 'Henry IV'
by Richard James Lane, printed by Jérémie Graf, published by Colnaghi and Puckle
published May 1840
Margaret Leighton as the Queen in 'Henry IV, Part I'
'King Henry IVth the last scene'
by James Gillray, published by Samuel William Fores
published 29 November 1788
Visit From Your Armchair
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
An online exhibition celebrating the very best in contemporary portrait photography.
Explore our community photography project, which presents a personal record of the UK during lockdown.
Sculptures in 360°
See sculptures and fascinating objects from our Collection from all angles.
David Hockney: Drawing from Life
Watch highlights from our special exhibition, which had to close early in March 2020 due to lockdown.