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John Milton, after a bust attributed to Edward Pearce - NPG 2102

John Milton

after a bust attributed to Edward Pearce
plaster cast of bust, based on a work of 1660
NPG 2102

John Milton, by Horace Montford, after a bust attributed to  Edward Pearce - NPG 1396

John Milton

by Horace Montford, after a bust attributed to Edward Pearce
plaster cast of bust, circa 1860-1919, based on a work of circa 1660
NPG 1396

John Milton, by William Faithorne - NPG 610

John Milton

by William Faithorne
line engraving, 1670
NPG 610

Alexander Pope, attributed to Charles Jervas - NPG 112

Alexander Pope

attributed to Charles Jervas
oil on canvas, circa 1713-1715
NPG 112

Alexander Pope, by John Michael Rysbrack - NPG 5854

Alexander Pope

by John Michael Rysbrack
marble bust, 1730
On display in Room 12 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5854

Alexander Pope, by Jonathan Richardson - NPG 1179

Alexander Pope

by Jonathan Richardson
oil on canvas, circa 1737
On display in Room 10 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1179

Alexander Pope, attributed to Jonathan Richardson - NPG 561

Alexander Pope

attributed to Jonathan Richardson
oil on canvas, circa 1738
NPG 561

Alexander Pope, after Louis François Roubiliac - NPG 2483

Alexander Pope

after Louis François Roubiliac
terracotta bust, possibly late 19th century, based on a work of circa 1738
On display on the Second Floor at Beningbrough Hall
NPG 2483

Alexander Pope, by Jacques Antoine Dassier - NPG 6236

Alexander Pope

by Jacques Antoine Dassier
bronze medal, 1741
NPG 6236

George Frideric Handel, by Thomas Hudson - NPG 3970

George Frideric Handel

by Thomas Hudson
oil on canvas, 1756
On display in Room 12 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3970

George Frideric Handel, after Thomas Hudson - NPG 8

George Frideric Handel

after Thomas Hudson
oil on canvas, 1756-1800, based on a work of 1756
NPG 8

Sir John Fielding, by Nathaniel Hone - NPG 3834

Sir John Fielding

by Nathaniel Hone
oil on canvas, 1762
On display in Room 10 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3834

Samuel Johnson, reduced copy after Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG 1445

Samuel Johnson

reduced copy after Sir Joshua Reynolds
oil on canvas, mid 19th century, based on a work of circa 1769
NPG 1445

King George III, by Francis Philibert Hardenberg - NPG 4383

King George III

by Francis Philibert Hardenberg
painted plaster statuette, 1820
NPG 4383

John Dalton, by Thomas Phillips - NPG 5963

John Dalton

by Thomas Phillips
oil on canvas, 1835
On display in Room 18 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5963

Patrick Byrne ('Irish Harper'), by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(146)

Patrick Byrne ('Irish Harper')

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(146)

Patrick Byrne ('The Irish Harper's Hippocrene'), by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(148)

Patrick Byrne ('The Irish Harper's Hippocrene')

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, circa 1843
NPG P6(148)

Patrick Byrne ('Irish Harper'), by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(150)

Patrick Byrne ('Irish Harper')

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(150)

Patrick Byrne, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(152)

Patrick Byrne

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(152)

James Holman, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG P106(11)

James Holman

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen print, arched top, circa 1855
NPG P106(11)

Henry Fawcett; Dame Millicent Fawcett, by Ford Madox Brown - NPG 1603

Henry Fawcett; Dame Millicent Fawcett

by Ford Madox Brown
oil on canvas, 1872
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1603

Henry Fawcett, by Henry Richard Hope-Pinker - NPG 1418

Henry Fawcett

by Henry Richard Hope-Pinker
plaster cast of bust, circa late 1870s-1884
NPG 1418

William Ernest Henley, by Harry Furniss - NPG 3586

William Ernest Henley

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3586

William Ernest Henley, by Auguste Rodin - NPG 1697

William Ernest Henley

by Auguste Rodin
bronze head, 1884-1886
NPG 1697

Henry Fawcett, by Mary Grant - NPG 1086

Henry Fawcett

by Mary Grant
plaster medallion, 1886
NPG 1086

John Richardson Selwyn, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(35b)

John Richardson Selwyn

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1897 or before
NPG P1700(35b)

Elizabeth Wood (née Browning), by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(39d)

Elizabeth Wood (née Browning)

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1898
NPG P1700(39d)

Franco-British Exhibition - White City, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(87a)

Franco-British Exhibition - White City

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, 1908
NPG P1700(87a)

James Joyce, by Berenice Abbott - NPG P609

James Joyce

by Berenice Abbott
bromide print, 1926
NPG P609

J.M. Barrie, by Sir David Low - NPG 4557

J.M. Barrie

by Sir David Low
chalk, published 1928
NPG 4557

Frederick Delius, by Ernest Procter - NPG 3861

Frederick Delius

by Ernest Procter
oil on millboard, 1929
NPG 3861

Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart, by Hein Heckroth - NPG 5907

Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart

by Hein Heckroth
oil on board, 1939
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 5907

Gladys Bertha ('G.B.') Stern, by John Hedgecoe - NPG P777

Gladys Bertha ('G.B.') Stern

by John Hedgecoe
bromide print, 1960
NPG P777

Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire, by Arnold Newman - NPG P150(11)

Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire

by Arnold Newman
bromide print, 1978
NPG P150(11)

Stephen Hawking with his sons, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1884

Stephen Hawking with his sons

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 1 March 1984
NPG P1884

Stephen Hawking, by Yolanda Sonnabend - NPG 5799

Stephen Hawking

by Yolanda Sonnabend
oil on canvas, 1985
NPG 5799

Stephen Hawking, by Yolanda Sonnabend - NPG 6802(1)

Stephen Hawking

by Yolanda Sonnabend
pencil, 1985
NPG 6802(1)

Stephen Hawking, by Yolanda Sonnabend - NPG 6802(2)

Stephen Hawking

by Yolanda Sonnabend
pencil, 1985
NPG 6802(2)

Stephen Hawking, by Yolanda Sonnabend - NPG 6802(3)

Stephen Hawking

by Yolanda Sonnabend
pencil, 1985
NPG 6802(3)

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Lucy Jones ("Self Portrait")

by Lucy Jones
oil on canvas, 1987
NPG 7038

Stephen Hawking, by David Gamble - NPG P632

Stephen Hawking

by David Gamble
colour print, 1988
NPG P632

Stephen Hawking, by Juliet Van Otteren - NPG P489

Stephen Hawking

by Juliet Van Otteren
bromide print, 1991
NPG P489

Jack Ashley, Baron Ashley of Stoke, by Nick Sinclair - NPG P563(1)

Jack Ashley, Baron Ashley of Stoke

by Nick Sinclair
bromide print, 1992
NPG P563(1)

John Lessore, by Markéta Luskacová - NPG P848

John Lessore

by Markéta Luskacová
bromide print, December 1996
NPG P848