The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

Advanced Collection search

Search the Collection

50 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Portraits in wax'

Not found what you are looking for? Try our Advanced search

A selection of portraits where the medium is made of wax.

List Thumbnail

Charles Townshend, attributed to Isaac Gosset - NPG 1756

Charles Townshend

attributed to Isaac Gosset
wax medallion, circa 1750-1767
NPG 1756

John Nash, by Joseph Anton Couriguer - NPG 2778

John Nash

by Joseph Anton Couriguer
wax medallion, circa 1820-1825
NPG 2778