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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

James Martineau (1805-1900), Unitarian minister and writer

Portraits in Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

James Martineau

replica by George Frederic Watts
1873, based on a work of 1873
NPG 1251

James Martineau

by Clara Martineau (née Fell)
NPG 2526

James Martineau

by Sydney Prior Hall
NPG 2348

James Martineau

by Henry Richard Hope-Pinker
NPG 2080

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Pioneer Podcasts

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Untitled, c.1973 (Alex Chilton) by William Eggleston © Eggleston Artistic Trust

Eggleston Playlist

William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.

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Archive interviews

Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.

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