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- subject matching 'Shadows'

A selection of portraits depicting strong shadows or striking usages of light and shade. See also: 'Chandeliers' (Accessory).

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Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex, after Hans Holbein the Younger - NPG 1727

Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex

after Hans Holbein the Younger
oil on panel, early 17th century, based on a work of 1532-1533
NPG 1727

Henrietta Maria, by Unknown artist, background by  Hendrik van Steenwyck - NPG 1247

Henrietta Maria

by Unknown artist, background by Hendrik van Steenwyck
oil on canvas, circa 1635
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1247

Francis Hayman; Grosvenor Bedford, by Francis Hayman - NPG 217

Francis Hayman; Grosvenor Bedford

by Francis Hayman
oil on canvas, circa 1748-1750
On display in Room 10 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 217

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

Laurence Sterne, by Louis Carrogis ('Louis de Carmontelle') - NPG 2785

Laurence Sterne

by Louis Carrogis ('Louis de Carmontelle')
watercolour, circa 1762
NPG 2785

John Keats, by Joseph Severn - NPG 58

John Keats

by Joseph Severn
oil on canvas, 1821-1823
On display in Room 18 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 58

George Canning, by Sir Thomas Lawrence - NPG 1832

George Canning

by Sir Thomas Lawrence
oil on canvas, 1825
On display in Room 20 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1832

Thomas Hood, by Unknown artist - NPG 855

Thomas Hood

by Unknown artist
oil on millboard, circa 1832-1834
On display in the Room 24 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 855

Charles Dickens, by Daniel Maclise - NPG 1172

Charles Dickens

by Daniel Maclise
oil on canvas, 1839
On display in Room 24 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1172

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, by Benjamin Robert Haydon - NPG 6265

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

by Benjamin Robert Haydon
oil on canvas, 1839
On display in Room 17 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6265

George Bradshaw, by Richard Evans - NPG 2201

George Bradshaw

by Richard Evans
oil on canvas, 1841
On display in Room 27 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2201