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Sir Caspar John, by Augustus John - NPG 6192

Sir Caspar John

by Augustus John
oil on panel, circa 1920
NPG 6192

Neville Chamberlain, by Henry Lamb - NPG 4279

Neville Chamberlain

by Henry Lamb
oil on canvas, circa 1939
NPG 4279

Sir Claude Auchinleck, by Reginald Grenville Eves - NPG 4639

Sir Claude Auchinleck

by Reginald Grenville Eves
oil on canvasboard, 1940
NPG 4639

Sir Frederick William Bowhill, by Bertram Park - NPG P459

Sir Frederick William Bowhill

by Bertram Park
vintage bromide print, 1940
NPG P459

Richard Hillary, by Eric Kennington - NPG 5167

Richard Hillary

by Eric Kennington
pastel, 1942
NPG 5167

Jan Christian Smuts, by Yousuf Karsh - NPG P490(72)

Jan Christian Smuts

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1943
NPG P490(72)

Henry Moore, by Lee Miller - NPG P1083

Henry Moore

by Lee Miller
modern archival-toned gelatin silver print from original negative, 1943
NPG P1083

Laurie Lee, by Anthony Devas - NPG 6726

Laurie Lee

by Anthony Devas
oil on canvas, 1944
NPG 6726

Sir Archibald Hector McIndoe, by Anna Zinkeisen - NPG 5927

Sir Archibald Hector McIndoe

by Anna Zinkeisen
oil on canvas, circa 1944
NPG 5927

Sir John Greer Dill, by Yousuf Karsh - NPG P490(24)

Sir John Greer Dill

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1944
NPG P490(24)