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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Sir John Soane (1753-1837), Architect

Portraits in Regency Portraits Catalogue | Other NPG portraits

Sir John Soane; John Flaxman

by Thomas Cooley
NPG 4913b

Sir John Soane

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
circa 1827
NPG 316a(111)

Sir John Soane

by John Jackson
NPG 701

Sir John Soane

by William Brockedon
NPG 2515(76)

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Pioneer Podcasts

Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.

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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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