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A selection of images depicting birds in the collection. See also: 'Taxidermy' (Accessory).

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King James I of England and VI of Scotland, by Unknown artist - NPG 63

King James I of England and VI of Scotland

by Unknown artist
oil on canvas, late 16th century, based on a work of 1574
On display in Room 3 at Montacute House
NPG 63

Queen Elizabeth I, associated with Nicholas Hilliard - NPG 190

Queen Elizabeth I

associated with Nicholas Hilliard
oil on panel, circa 1575
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 190

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

Vincenzo Martinelli, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(53)

Vincenzo Martinelli

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pencil, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(53)

Charles Waterton, by Charles Willson Peale - NPG 2014

Charles Waterton

by Charles Willson Peale
oil on canvas, 1824
On display in Room 19 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2014

Girl with a bird, attributed to Richard Westmacott - NPG 3944(5)

Girl with a bird

attributed to Richard Westmacott
pencil, 1825
NPG 3944(5)

'A Pet', by William Edward Gray, after  Walter Howell Deverell - NPG P1273(13a)

'A Pet'

by William Edward Gray, after Walter Howell Deverell
photograph of painting, albumen print, (exhibited 1853)
NPG P1273(13a)

Robert Michael Ballantyne, by John Ballantyne - NPG 4128

Robert Michael Ballantyne

by John Ballantyne
oil on canvas, circa 1855
NPG 4128

Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, by Charles J. Praetorius - NPG 1584

Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks

by Charles J. Praetorius
bronze plaque, circa 1898
NPG 1584

Sir (Edwin) Ray Lankester, by Sir Leslie Ward - NPG 3006

Sir (Edwin) Ray Lankester

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 12 January 1905
NPG 3006

Winifred Radford, by Meredith Frampton - NPG 6397

Winifred Radford

by Meredith Frampton
oil on canvas, 1921
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6397

Leslie Henson, by Angus McBean - NPG P1301

Leslie Henson

by Angus McBean
vintage bromide print, 1938
NPG P1301

Sir Noël Coward, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1864

Sir Noël Coward

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 21 September 1964
NPG P1864