James Holloway(1948-), Art historian; Director of Scottish National Portrait Gallery
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Director of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery from 1997 until his retirement in 2012, he joined as Deputy Keeper in 1983. Began his career as a Research Assistant at the National Gallery of Scotland in 1972 and went on to be Assistant Keeper at the National Museum of Wales from 1980 until 1983. He was awarded a CBE in 2012.
Tudor and Elizabethan matching pairs
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Regency familiar faces
Rearrange tiles to uncover sitters from the Gallery's Collection by playing our puzzle game.
Who do you think you were?
Answer a few lifestyle questions about the Elizabethan period and discover your inner Elizabethan!