(Richard Horatio) Edgar Wallace(1875-1932), Novelist, playwright and journalist
Sitter in 14 portraits
Thriller writer; worked as a correspondent for Reuters and The Daily Mail in the Boer War before embarking on a writing career which ran to nearly 100 thrillers and detectives stories (1906-32). Series featuring 'Sanders of the River' and J. G. Reeder were particularly popular.
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.