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Arthur Sidney Wilcockson

Arthur Sidney Wilcockson

1894-1974
Pilot
Sitter in 7 portraits
Charles Wildbore

Charles Wildbore

died 1792
Secretary to The Trinity House light-house authority
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Joseph Loftus Wilkinson

Sir Joseph Loftus Wilkinson

1845-1903
General Manager of the Great Western Railway
Sitter in 1 portrait
Eric Ernest Williams

Eric Ernest Williams

1911-1983
Airman and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir Richard Williams

1890-1980
Air Marshal and Director-General of Civil Aviation in Australia
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Walter George Windham

Sir Walter George Windham

1868-1942
Founder of the Aeroplane Club
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Bertram Coghill Alan Windle

Sir Bertram Coghill Alan Windle

1858-1929
Professor of cosmology and anthropology
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Frederick Ambrose Stuart Wood

Sir Frederick Ambrose Stuart Wood

1926-2003
Life President Croda International Ltd
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur Edgar Woodward-Nutt

Arthur Edgar Woodward-Nutt

1902-1980
Director-General, Aircraft General Services, Ministry of Aviation
Sitter in 11 portraits
Joseph St John Yates

Joseph St John Yates

1808-1887
Judge and director of railway companies
Sitter in 1 portrait

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°

See sculptures and fascinating objects from our Collection from all angles.

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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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