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413 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Screens'

A selection of portraits that depict functional or ornamental screens. Also see 'Fireplaces' (Accessory) and 'Known interiors' (Theme).

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Jonathan Tyers and his family, by Francis Hayman - NPG 5588

Jonathan Tyers and his family

by Francis Hayman
oil on canvas, 1740
On display in Room 10 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5588

Sir Francis Grant, by John Ballantyne - NPG 5239

Sir Francis Grant

by John Ballantyne
oil on canvas, 1866
NPG 5239

Sir Walter Besant; James Rice, by Archibald John Stuart Wortley - NPG 2280

Sir Walter Besant; James Rice

by Archibald John Stuart Wortley
oil on canvas, 1882
NPG 2280

Dinner at Haddo House, 1884, by Alfred Edward Emslie - NPG 3845

Dinner at Haddo House, 1884

by Alfred Edward Emslie
oil on canvas, 1884
On display in the Room 28 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3845

Queen Alexandra, by Lafayette - NPG P659

Queen Alexandra

by Lafayette
albumen panel card, 1901
NPG P659

David Lloyd George, by Walton Adams - NPG P140(36)

David Lloyd George

by Walton Adams
bromide print, circa 1913
NPG P140(36)

Gilbert Spencer, by Gilbert Spencer - NPG 5290

Gilbert Spencer

by Gilbert Spencer
oil on canvas, 1919
NPG 5290

Statesmen of World War I, by Sir James Guthrie - NPG 2463

Statesmen of World War I

by Sir James Guthrie
oil on canvas, 1924-1930
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2463

Harley Granville-Barker, by Jacques-Emile Blanche - NPG 3842

Harley Granville-Barker

by Jacques-Emile Blanche
oil on canvas, 1930
NPG 3842

Sir Desmond MacCarthy, by Duncan Grant - NPG 4842

Sir Desmond MacCarthy

by Duncan Grant
oil on canvas, 1944
NPG 4842

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon, by Philippe Halsman - NPG P398

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Philippe Halsman
bromide print, 1955
NPG P398