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Simon Bolivar

Simon Bolivar

1783-1830
'The Liberator'; South American revolutionary leader
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gerard Thomas Corley Smith

Gerard Thomas Corley Smith

1909-1998
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir John Garnett Lomax

Sir John Garnett Lomax

1896-1987
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Thomas North

John Thomas North

1842-1896
Guano and nitrate mining magnate
Sitter in 3 portraits
Joseph Barclay Pentland

Joseph Barclay Pentland

1797-1873
Traveller and geologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
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Napoleon Solares

Bolivian ambassador to London
Sitter in 4 portraits

Visit From Your Armchair

Self-portrait as My Father from the series Encounter  by Silvia Rosi © Silvia Rosi

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

An online exhibition celebrating the very best in contemporary portrait photography.

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Hold Still

Hold Still

Explore our community photography project, which presents a personal record of the UK during lockdown.

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Margaret Thatcher by Spitting Images Productions Ltd painted plastic, 1985

Sculptures in 360°

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David Hockney: Drawing from Life

Watch highlights from our special exhibition, which had to close early in March 2020 due to lockdown.

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