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1019 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Sports and leisure pursuits'

A selection of images that depict people engaged in sports and leisure pursuits.

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John ('Jack') Broughton, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(29)

John ('Jack') Broughton

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(29)

Philip Burlton, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(41)

Philip Burlton

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(41)

Unknown rider, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(11)

Unknown rider

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(11)

Henry Charles William Angelo, by Mather Brown - NPG 5310

Henry Charles William Angelo

by Mather Brown
oil on canvas, circa 1790
On display in Room 19 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5310

Tom Molineaux, by Unknown artist - NPG 5813

Tom Molineaux

by Unknown artist
Staffordshire portrait figure, circa 1810-1815
NPG 5813

Finlay, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(96)

Finlay

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(96)

John Grant & the same Stag, by George Washington Wilson - NPG P22(13)

John Grant & the same Stag

by George Washington Wilson
albumen print, 1854
NPG P22(13)

Donald Stewart and the same Stag, by George Washington Wilson - NPG P22(27)

Donald Stewart and the same Stag

by George Washington Wilson
albumen print, 1854
NPG P22(27)

Royal Stag shot by the Prince, by George Washington Wilson - NPG P22(22)

Royal Stag shot by the Prince

by George Washington Wilson
albumen print, 1858
NPG P22(22)

Chess players, by Anthony Rosenbaum - NPG 3060

Chess players

by Anthony Rosenbaum
oil on canvas, 1874-1880
NPG 3060

Frederick Archer, by Otto Brower - NPG 2648

Frederick Archer

by Otto Brower
watercolour, 1878
NPG 2648

Frederick Archer, by Otto Brower - NPG 2649

Frederick Archer

by Otto Brower
watercolour, 1878
NPG 2649

George Fordham, by Sir Leslie Ward - NPG 2629

George Fordham

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 2 September 1882
NPG 2629

Charles Wood, by Liborio Prosperi ('Lib') - NPG 4755

Charles Wood

by Liborio Prosperi ('Lib')
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 22 May 1886
NPG 4755