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597 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Dancing'

A selection of portraits that depict sitters dancing. See also: 'In Character' (Dress).

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Candelabrum, by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey - NPG 316a(202)

Candelabrum

by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey
pencil, 1820s or 1830s
NPG 316a(202)

Lydia Lopokova in 'Petrouchka', by E.O. Hoppé - NPG P1351

Lydia Lopokova in 'Petrouchka'

by E.O. Hoppé
gelatin silver print, 1919
NPG P1351

Lydia Lopokova in 'Petrouchka', by E.O. Hoppé - NPG P1352

Lydia Lopokova in 'Petrouchka'

by E.O. Hoppé
gelatin silver print, 1919
NPG P1352

Margaret Morris, by Fred Daniels - NPG P392

Margaret Morris

by Fred Daniels
vintage bromide print, 1924
NPG P392

Berto Pasuka, by Angus McBean - NPG P1305

Berto Pasuka

by Angus McBean
vintage bromide print, published in Ballet January 1946
NPG P1305

Margot Fonteyn, by Angus McBean - NPG P894

Margot Fonteyn

by Angus McBean
bromide print, 1951
NPG P894

Sir Anthony Dowell, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1870

Sir Anthony Dowell

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 9 October 1966
NPG P1870

Margot Fonteyn; John Cyril Cranko, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1865

Margot Fonteyn; John Cyril Cranko

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 4 January 1972
NPG P1865

Pandit Ram Gopal, by Feliks Topolski - NPG 6812

Pandit Ram Gopal

by Feliks Topolski
watercolour, gouache and silkscreen on paper, circa 1972
NPG 6812

Marie Rambert, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1910

Marie Rambert

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 18 February 1976
NPG P1910

Antony Sher, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1919

Antony Sher

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 11 July 1985
NPG P1919

Darcey Bussell, by Allen Jones - NPG 6252

Darcey Bussell

by Allen Jones
oil on canvas, 1994
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6252

Darcey Bussell, by Mario Testino - NPG P1011

Darcey Bussell

by Mario Testino
Durst and Lambda bromide print, 2000
NPG P1011

Akram Khan, by Darvish Fakhr - NPG 6847

Akram Khan

by Darvish Fakhr
composite of 9 panels in oil, 2008
NPG 6847

Zenaida Yanowsky, by Rick Guest - NPG P2022

Zenaida Yanowsky

by Rick Guest
inkjet print, 2013
NPG P2022

Tamara Rojo, by Rick Guest - NPG P2020

Tamara Rojo

by Rick Guest
inkjet print, 2015
NPG P2020

Harold Wilson, by Victor Weisz - NPG 6635

Harold Wilson

by Victor Weisz
ink and crayon
NPG 6635