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A selection of images that depict shells, fossils, minerals and other natural formations. See also: 'Pets and animals - Insects and minibeasts'' and Skulls and bones' (Accessory).

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Sir Hugh Myddelton, 1st Bt, after Cornelius Johnson (Cornelius Janssen van Ceulen) - NPG 2192

Sir Hugh Myddelton, 1st Bt

after Cornelius Johnson (Cornelius Janssen van Ceulen)
oil on canvas, 17th-19th century, based on a work of 1628
NPG 2192

James Scott Bowerbank, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG P106(4)

James Scott Bowerbank

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen print, arched top, circa 1855
NPG P106(4)

James Scott Bowerbank, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG P120(1)

James Scott Bowerbank

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen print, arched top, 1855
NPG P120(1)

Hugh Cuming, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG P106(6)

Hugh Cuming

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen print, arched top, circa 1855
NPG P106(6)

John Gwyn Jeffreys, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG P120(16)

John Gwyn Jeffreys

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen print, arched top, 1855
NPG P120(16)

S.P. Pratt, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG P120(26)

S.P. Pratt

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen print, arched top, 1855
NPG P120(26)

Frances Day, by Angus McBean - NPG P917

Frances Day

by Angus McBean
bromide print, 1938
NPG P917

Angus McBean, by Angus McBean - NPG P936

Angus McBean

by Angus McBean
bromide print, 1951
NPG P936

Angus McBean; Coral Edith Browne, by Angus McBean - NPG P940

Angus McBean; Coral Edith Browne

by Angus McBean
bromide print, 1981
NPG P940

Anna McClean Bidder, by Julia Hedgecoe - NPG P751(4)

Anna McClean Bidder

by Julia Hedgecoe
bromide print, 1997
NPG P751(4)

Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Bt, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50832

Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Bt

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 10 October 1860
NPG Ax50832

Hugh Cuming, by Ernest Edwards, published by  Lovell Reeve & Co - NPG Ax13908

Hugh Cuming

by Ernest Edwards, published by Lovell Reeve & Co
albumen print, published 1864
NPG Ax13908

Hugh Cuming, by Ernest Edwards, published by  Lovell Reeve & Co - NPG x7067

Hugh Cuming

by Ernest Edwards, published by Lovell Reeve & Co
albumen print, published 1864
NPG x7067

Hon. Ernest Grey Lambton Cochrane, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax63689

Hon. Ernest Grey Lambton Cochrane

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1 August 1864
NPG Ax63689

Gladys Violet Archbutt, by Lallie Charles - NPG x194504

Gladys Violet Archbutt

by Lallie Charles
hand-coloured postcard print, 1900-1910
NPG x194504

Pola Negri, by Rembrandt, published by  Ross-Verlag - NPG x139718

Pola Negri

by Rembrandt, published by Ross-Verlag
bromide postcard print, late 1910s
NPG x139718

Baroness Catherine d'Erlanger, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax105774

Baroness Catherine d'Erlanger

by Unknown photographer
sepia-toned bromide print, 1920s
NPG Ax105774

Marie Blanche, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x120746

Marie Blanche

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 10 December 1920
NPG x120746

Baroness Catherine d'Erlanger, by Cecil Beaton - NPG Ax135994

Baroness Catherine d'Erlanger

by Cecil Beaton
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 29 October 1930
NPG Ax135994

Bella Riva, Venice, by Mario Giacomelli - NPG Ax105841

Bella Riva, Venice

by Mario Giacomelli
gelatin silver print, 1930s
NPG Ax105841

Maria Huxley (née Nys), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x81214

Maria Huxley (née Nys)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 29 October 1934
NPG x81214

Maria Huxley (née Nys), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x81215

Maria Huxley (née Nys)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 29 October 1934
NPG x81215

Maria Huxley (née Nys), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x81216

Maria Huxley (née Nys)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 29 October 1934
NPG x81216

Baroness Catherine d'Erlanger, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax105822

Baroness Catherine d'Erlanger

by Unknown photographer
gelatin silver print, 1938-1959
NPG Ax105822

Flora (née Sandstrom), Lady Cochrane (later Wainwright), by Francis Goodman - NPG x195628

Flora (née Sandstrom), Lady Cochrane (later Wainwright)

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 28 September 1947
NPG x195628

Prince Charles, by Marcus Adams - NPG x198509

Prince Charles

by Marcus Adams
gelatin silver print, 1951
NPG x198509

George Clark; Celia Birtwell, by Johnny Dewe-Mathews - NPG x979

George Clark; Celia Birtwell

by Johnny Dewe-Mathews
colour print on card mount, May-June 1974
NPG x979

Tim Hunt, by Anne-Katrin Purkiss - NPG x131918

Tim Hunt

by Anne-Katrin Purkiss
bromide fibre print, May 2008
NPG x131918

Sarah Raven; Adam Nicolson, 5th Baron Carnock, by Derry Moore, 12th Earl of Drogheda - NPG x139641

Sarah Raven; Adam Nicolson, 5th Baron Carnock

by Derry Moore, 12th Earl of Drogheda
archival digital print, 2013
NPG x139641

Cupid, by John Smith, published by  Alexander Browne, after  Balthazar van Lemens - NPG D11453

Cupid

by John Smith, published by Alexander Browne, after Balthazar van Lemens
mezzotint, circa 1684
NPG D11453

possibly William Cecil, by Isaac Beckett, published by  Edward Cooper, after  Willem Wissing - NPG D30941

possibly William Cecil

by Isaac Beckett, published by Edward Cooper, after Willem Wissing
mezzotint, circa 1686
NPG D30941

'Loves of the Gods': Neptune and Amphitrite, by John Smith, after  Titian - NPG D11714

'Loves of the Gods': Neptune and Amphitrite

by John Smith, after Titian
mezzotint, 1708
NPG D11714

Hendrik van Steenwyck, after Sir Anthony van Dyck - NPG D28296

Hendrik van Steenwyck

after Sir Anthony van Dyck
line engraving, late 18th century
NPG D28296

Abraham Diepenbeeck, after Abraham Diepenbeeck - NPG D28300

Abraham Diepenbeeck

after Abraham Diepenbeeck
line engraving, late 18th century
NPG D28300

Cornelis van Poelenburgh, after Unknown artist - NPG D28312

Cornelis van Poelenburgh

after Unknown artist
line engraving, late 18th century
NPG D28312

Richard Greene, by Edward Stringer - NPG D2804

Richard Greene

by Edward Stringer
etching, circa 1798-1801
NPG D2804

Charles Bonnet, by James Caldwall, after  Unknown artist - NPG D31977

Charles Bonnet

by James Caldwall, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, published 1802
NPG D31977

Charles Bonnet, by James Caldwall, published by  Robert John Thornton - NPG D34345

Charles Bonnet

by James Caldwall, published by Robert John Thornton
stipple engraving and etching, published 1 May 1802
NPG D34345

William Buckland, by George Rowe, printed by  Charles Joseph Hullmandel - NPG D7669

William Buckland

by George Rowe, printed by Charles Joseph Hullmandel
lithograph, 1823
NPG D7669

William Buckland, by Samuel Cousins, after  Thomas Phillips - NPG D32312

William Buckland

by Samuel Cousins, after Thomas Phillips
mezzotint, published 1833 (1832)
NPG D32312

Adam Sedgwick, by Samuel Cousins, published by  Molteno & Graves, after  Thomas Phillips - NPG D40630

Adam Sedgwick

by Samuel Cousins, published by Molteno & Graves, after Thomas Phillips
mezzotint, published 1 November 1833 (1832)
NPG D40630

Sir Richard Owen, after Frederick Richard Pickersgill - NPG D39479

Sir Richard Owen

after Frederick Richard Pickersgill
mezzotint, (circa 1845)
NPG D39479

William Buckland, by Thomas Herbert Maguire - NPG D32310

William Buckland

by Thomas Herbert Maguire
lithograph, 1849
NPG D32310

The Walrus and the Carpenter, after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.') - NPG D41956

The Walrus and the Carpenter

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41956

Sir Richard Owen, published by Photographische Gesellschaft, after  Frederick Richard Pickersgill - NPG D39478

Sir Richard Owen

published by Photographische Gesellschaft, after Frederick Richard Pickersgill
photogravure, circa 1900
NPG D39478

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Gerald Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th Baron Berners

by Bill Brandt
bromide print, variant of photography published in Harper's Bazaar December 1944
NPG P186