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- subject matching 'Nudes and naked figures'

A selection of portraits of nude and naked figures. See also: 'Art in art' (Accessory)', Body' (Dress), 'Models and muses', 'Angels, fairies and cherubs', 'Legend, folklore and myth' (Theme)

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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

Nell Gwyn, attributed to Simon Verelst - NPG L248

Nell Gwyn

attributed to Simon Verelst
oil on canvas, circa 1670
On display in Room 7 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L248

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

Vincenzo Martinelli, by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend - NPG 4855(50)

Vincenzo Martinelli

by George Townshend, 4th Viscount and 1st Marquess Townshend
pen and ink, 1751-1758
NPG 4855(50)

The Academicians of the Royal Academy, by John Sanders, after  Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 1437

The Academicians of the Royal Academy

by John Sanders, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
watercolour and ink, 1773, based on a work of 1772
NPG 1437

Key to 'The Academicians of the Royal Academy', by John Sanders, after  Johan Joseph Zoffany - NPG 1437a

Key to 'The Academicians of the Royal Academy'

by John Sanders, after Johan Joseph Zoffany
pencil, circa 1773
NPG 1437a

Unknown woman, by Oscar Gustav Rejlander - NPG P2011(3)

Unknown woman

by Oscar Gustav Rejlander
albumen print, 1860-1866
NPG P2011(3)

A sculptor at work, by Charles West Cope - NPG 3182(18)

A sculptor at work

by Charles West Cope
pencil, circa 1862
NPG 3182(18)

David Garnett, by Vanessa Bell - NPG 6046

David Garnett

by Vanessa Bell
oil and gouache on cardboard, 1915
NPG 6046

Oriel Ross, by Oriel Ross - NPG 6578

Oriel Ross

by Oriel Ross
pen and ink, circa 1928-1931
NPG 6578

Leslie Hurry, by Leslie Hurry - NPG 5421

Leslie Hurry

by Leslie Hurry
oil on cardboard, circa 1943
NPG 5421

Alan Sillitoe, by John Hedgecoe - NPG P776

Alan Sillitoe

by John Hedgecoe
bromide print, 1959
NPG P776

Tom Jones, by Lewis Morley - NPG P512(12)

Tom Jones

by Lewis Morley
bromide print, 1963
NPG P512(12)

Christine Keeler, by Lewis Morley - NPG P512(13)

Christine Keeler

by Lewis Morley
bromide print, 1963
NPG P512(13)

Denys Sutton, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P797(47)

Denys Sutton

by Lord Snowdon
bromide print, 16 April 1964
NPG P797(47)

Joe Orton, by Lewis Morley - NPG P512(16)

Joe Orton

by Lewis Morley
bromide print, 1965
NPG P512(16)

Joe Orton, by Patrick Procktor - NPG 6154

Joe Orton

by Patrick Procktor
pen and ink, 1967
NPG 6154

Reginald Maudling, by Gerald Scarfe - NPG 6430

Reginald Maudling

by Gerald Scarfe
pen and indian ink, 1967
NPG 6430

John Lennon; Yoko Ono, by John Lennon - NPG P1991

John Lennon; Yoko Ono

by John Lennon
bromide print, 1968
NPG P1991

John Lennon; Yoko Ono, by John Lennon - NPG P1992

John Lennon; Yoko Ono

by John Lennon
bromide print, 1968
NPG P1992

Mary McCartney; Paul McCartney, by Linda McCartney - NPG P576

Mary McCartney; Paul McCartney

by Linda McCartney
platinum print, 1969
NPG P576

Jane Birkin, by David Bailey - NPG P950

Jane Birkin

by David Bailey
bromide print, March 1969
NPG P950

Maggi Hambling, by Maggi Hambling - NPG 6562

Maggi Hambling

by Maggi Hambling
oil on canvas, 1977-1978
NPG 6562

Yoko Ono; John Lennon, by Annie Leibovitz - NPG P628

Yoko Ono; John Lennon

by Annie Leibovitz
C-type colour print, 1980
NPG P628

John Curry, by Robert Mapplethorpe - NPG P748

John Curry

by Robert Mapplethorpe
bromide print laid on card, 1982
NPG P748

Frank Bruno, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P802

Frank Bruno

by Lord Snowdon
vintage bromide print, 11 February 1983
NPG P802

Angus McBean, by Angus McBean - NPG P941

Angus McBean

by Angus McBean
bromide print, 1983
NPG P941

Allen Jones, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P539

Allen Jones

by Lord Snowdon
colour print, 1985
NPG P539

Christian Fletcher; Malcolm McLaren, by Annie Leibovitz - NPG P629

Christian Fletcher; Malcolm McLaren

by Annie Leibovitz
C-type colour print, 1985
NPG P629

Sting, by Annie Leibovitz - NPG P630

Sting

by Annie Leibovitz
C-type colour print, 1985
NPG P630

Helen Chadwick ('Vanitas II'), by Helen Chadwick - NPG P874

Helen Chadwick ('Vanitas II')

by Helen Chadwick
cibachrome print, 1986
NPG P874

Jo Spence, by Jo Spence - NPG P849

Jo Spence

by Jo Spence
colour print, 1990
NPG P849

Kate Moss, by Mario Sorrenti - NPG P1276

Kate Moss

by Mario Sorrenti
digital print, 1993
NPG P1276