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49 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Pets and animals - Insects and minibeasts'

A selection of images from the collection that depict insects and minibeasts. See also: 'Shells and fossils' (Accessory).

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Madame Yevonde, by Madame Yevonde - NPG P620

Madame Yevonde

by Madame Yevonde
colour dye transfer print, 1940
NPG P620

John Tunnard, by John Tunnard - NPG 6188

John Tunnard

by John Tunnard
oil on board, 1959
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6188

Victoria, Empress of Germany and Queen of Prussia, by James Russell & Sons, published by  J. Beagles & Co - NPG x14271

Victoria, Empress of Germany and Queen of Prussia

by James Russell & Sons, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, (1890s)
NPG x14271

George Alfred Henty, by Unknown photographer - NPG x18424

George Alfred Henty

by Unknown photographer
albumen print mounted on card with a coloured floral surround, 1890s
NPG x18424

Gertie Millar as Cora in 'The Toreador', by Alfred Ellis & Walery, published by  J. Beagles & Co - NPG x160530

Gertie Millar as Cora in 'The Toreador'

by Alfred Ellis & Walery, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1901
NPG x160530

Gertie Millar, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x21341

Gertie Millar

by Bassano Ltd
hand-coloured postcard print, 1905
NPG x21341

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by  The Rotophot Postcard - NPG x200419

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by The Rotophot Postcard
bromide postcard print, 1905
NPG x200419

Vesta Tilley, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x160604

Vesta Tilley

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, late 1900s
NPG x160604

Gertie Millar, by Bassano Ltd, published by  The Philco Publishing Co - NPG x193950

Gertie Millar

by Bassano Ltd, published by The Philco Publishing Co
hand-coloured postcard print, circa 1907
NPG x193950

Vesta Tilley, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x126416

Vesta Tilley

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, late 1900s
NPG x126416

Pauline Chase, published by Davidson Brothers - NPG x198201

Pauline Chase

published by Davidson Brothers
bromide postcard print, 1910s
NPG x198201

Mabel Marse, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x83220

Mabel Marse

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 1915
NPG x83220

Laura Ormiston Chant (née Dibbin), by Walter Stoneman, for  James Russell & Sons - NPG Ax39159

Laura Ormiston Chant (née Dibbin)

by Walter Stoneman, for James Russell & Sons
bromide print, circa 1916
NPG Ax39159

'The Butterfly', by Dorothy Wilding - NPG x13684

'The Butterfly'

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print, 1920s?
NPG x13684