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- subject matching 'Angels, fairies and cherubs'

A selection of portraits and images that depict angels, fairies and cherubs. See also: 'Folklore, myth and legend' (Theme) and 'Nudes and naked figures' (Genre).

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Queen Elizabeth I ('Elizabeth I and the Three Goddesses'), attributed to Isaac Oliver - NPG 6947

Queen Elizabeth I ('Elizabeth I and the Three Goddesses')

attributed to Isaac Oliver
watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, circa 1590
NPG 6947

Venetia, Lady Digby, by Sir Anthony van Dyck - NPG 5727

Venetia, Lady Digby

by Sir Anthony van Dyck
oil on canvas, circa 1633-1634
NPG 5727

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG 902

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
oil on canvas, circa 1706
On display in Room 8 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 902

Sir James Thornhill, by Sir James Thornhill - NPG 5339

Sir James Thornhill

by Sir James Thornhill
oil on canvas, octagonal, circa 1715-1720
On display on the Second Floor at Beningbrough Hall
NPG 5339

Caroline Wilhelmina of Brandenburg-Ansbach, by Jacopo Amigoni - NPG 4332

Caroline Wilhelmina of Brandenburg-Ansbach

by Jacopo Amigoni
oil on canvas, 1735
On display in Room 11 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4332

Elizabeth (née Rigby), Lady Eastlake, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(163)

Elizabeth (née Rigby), Lady Eastlake

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(163)

Unknown sitter, attributed to Sir Anthony Coningham Sterling - NPG P171(32)

Unknown sitter

attributed to Sir Anthony Coningham Sterling
salt print, 1855?
NPG P171(32)

The Victoria Memorial by Sir Thomas Brock, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG P1700(93)

The Victoria Memorial by Sir Thomas Brock

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
photogravure, 1911
NPG P1700(93)

Tamara Karsavina, by Leon Kamir-Kaufman - NPG 5347

Tamara Karsavina

by Leon Kamir-Kaufman
pastel, 1913
NPG 5347

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

Daniel Meinertzhagen V, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50829

Daniel Meinertzhagen V

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 10 October 1860
NPG Ax50829

Henry Agar-Ellis, 3rd Viscount Clifden, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50848

Henry Agar-Ellis, 3rd Viscount Clifden

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 13 October 1860
NPG Ax50848

Catharine Cecilia Ricardo (née Craven), by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50866

Catharine Cecilia Ricardo (née Craven)

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 17 October 1860
NPG Ax50866