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A selection of portraits that have been made or depict places around the world. See also: 'Costumes and national dress', 'Fancy dress', 'In character' (Dress), 'Diversity' and 'Film-shots and stage sets' (Themes).

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Indian with tomahawk, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(67)

Indian with tomahawk

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and watercolour, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(67)

An Indian pursuing a wounded enemy with his Tomahawk, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(68)

An Indian pursuing a wounded enemy with his Tomahawk

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and watercolour, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(68)

Indian in his war dress and blanket, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(70)

Indian in his war dress and blanket

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and watercolour, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(70)

An Indian of ye Outawas Tribe & his Family going to War, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(72)

An Indian of ye Outawas Tribe & his Family going to War

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and watercolour, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(72)

An Indian War chief completely equipped with a scalp in his hand, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(73)

An Indian War chief completely equipped with a scalp in his hand

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink and watercolour, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(73)

Robert Clive and Mir Jafar after the Battle of Plassey, 1757, by Francis Hayman - NPG 5263

Robert Clive and Mir Jafar after the Battle of Plassey, 1757

by Francis Hayman
oil on canvas, circa 1760
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5263

Philip Barker Webb, by Lalogero di Bernadis - NPG 4327

Philip Barker Webb

by Lalogero di Bernadis
oil on canvas, 1820
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4327

St Peter's, Rome, attributed to Sir Charles Lock Eastlake - NPG 3944(2)

St Peter's, Rome

attributed to Sir Charles Lock Eastlake
brown wash and pencil, 1825
NPG 3944(2)

Neapolitan fisher-boy, attributed to Thomas Uwins - NPG 3944(6)

Neapolitan fisher-boy

attributed to Thomas Uwins
watercolour and pencil, 1825
NPG 3944(6)

Monk with Neapolitan woman, possibly by Thomas Uwins - NPG 3944(10)

Monk with Neapolitan woman

possibly by Thomas Uwins
brown wash and pencil, 1825
NPG 3944(10)

Neapolitan girl, possibly by Thomas Uwins - NPG 3944(7)

Neapolitan girl

possibly by Thomas Uwins
brown wash, 1827?
NPG 3944(7)

Robert Moffat, by George Baxter - NPG 6312

Robert Moffat

by George Baxter
watercolour, circa 1842
NPG 6312

Sir James Brooke, by Sir Francis Grant - NPG 1559

Sir James Brooke

by Sir Francis Grant
oil on canvas, 1847
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1559

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore, replica by Sir Francis Grant - NPG 437

Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge of Lahore

replica by Sir Francis Grant
oil on canvas, 1849-1876, based on a work of 1849
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 437

Robert Michael Ballantyne, by John Ballantyne - NPG 4128

Robert Michael Ballantyne

by John Ballantyne
oil on canvas, circa 1855
NPG 4128

Sir Robert McClure, by Stephen Pearce - NPG 1210

Sir Robert McClure

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1855
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1210

Sir (Francis) Leopold McClintock, by Stephen Pearce - NPG 1211

Sir (Francis) Leopold McClintock

by Stephen Pearce
oil on canvas, 1859
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1211

The Relief of Lucknow, 1857, by Thomas Jones Barker - NPG 5851

The Relief of Lucknow, 1857

by Thomas Jones Barker
oil on canvas, 1859
On display in Room 23 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5851

Abdul Aziz, by James Jacques Tissot - NPG 4707(1)

Abdul Aziz

by James Jacques Tissot
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 30 October 1869
NPG 4707(1)

Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, and  Frederick Goodall - NPG 1782

Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener

by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, and Frederick Goodall
oil on canvas, 1890
NPG 1782

Cecil Henry Meares, by Herbert George Ponting - NPG P209

Cecil Henry Meares

by Herbert George Ponting
bromide print, 1911
NPG P209

Edgar Evans, by Herbert George Ponting - NPG P1365

Edgar Evans

by Herbert George Ponting
gelatin silver print, 1911
NPG P1365

Edward Adrian Wilson, by Herbert George Ponting - NPG P1366

Edward Adrian Wilson

by Herbert George Ponting
gelatin silver print, 19 May 1911
NPG P1366

Albert Schweitzer, by Clara Ewald - NPG 6985

Albert Schweitzer

by Clara Ewald
oil on canvas, early 1930s
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6985

Chateau Cande, France, by Cecil Beaton - NPG P262

Chateau Cande, France

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 1936
NPG P262

John Craxton, by Wolfgang Suschitzky - NPG P556

John Craxton

by Wolfgang Suschitzky
gelatin silver print, 1960
NPG P556

Christian Fletcher; Malcolm McLaren, by Annie Leibovitz - NPG P629

Christian Fletcher; Malcolm McLaren

by Annie Leibovitz
C-type colour print, 1985
NPG P629

Sting, by Annie Leibovitz - NPG P630

Sting

by Annie Leibovitz
C-type colour print, 1985
NPG P630

Jan Morris, by Arturo Di Stefano - NPG 6722

Jan Morris

by Arturo Di Stefano
oil on canvas, 2004-2005
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6722

Sir James Hope Grant, by Unknown photographer - NPG x87260

Sir James Hope Grant

by Unknown photographer
salt print, 1850s?
NPG x87260

Officers of the 7th Hussars, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax196708

Officers of the 7th Hussars

by Unknown photographer
albumenised salt print, late 1850s
NPG Ax196708