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Bassano 1944


395 Portraits in set

The Gallery holds over 40,000 negatives taken by the Bassano studio between the 1870s and 1950s. The firm was founded by Alexander Bassano in 1850 in Regent Street, London. The studio moved three times later to Old Bond Street in 1876, Dover Street in 1920 and then to Pimlico in 1974, where it still operates. The firm donated the bulk of the gallery's collection in 1974 when it made its last move to Pimlico. In 1996 two further selection of negatives were acquired, namely much of the work taken by Alexander Bassano himself from the 1870s to the early 1900s and a further 5,000 negatives of mainly theatrical subjects (from 1903-1939) which were presented by John Culme.

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Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72676

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 17 July 1944
NPG x72676

(Edward) Langton Iliffe, 2nd Baron Iliffe, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72701

(Edward) Langton Iliffe, 2nd Baron Iliffe

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 14 August 1944
NPG x72701

Charles Ronald Driver; Anne Frances Driver (née Wilshaw), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72724

Charles Ronald Driver; Anne Frances Driver (née Wilshaw)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 14 September 1944
NPG x72724

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72749

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 October 1944
NPG x72749

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72750

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 October 1944
NPG x72750

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72751

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 October 1944
NPG x72751

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72752

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 October 1944
NPG x72752

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72753

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 October 1944
NPG x72753

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72754

Sir Charles Saumarez Daniel

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 October 1944
NPG x72754

Lady Isobel Blunt-Mackenzie (later Lady Isobel Linda), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72820

Lady Isobel Blunt-Mackenzie (later Lady Isobel Linda)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 30 November 1944
NPG x72820

Lady Isobel Blunt-Mackenzie (later Lady Isobel Linda), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72840

Lady Isobel Blunt-Mackenzie (later Lady Isobel Linda)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 5 December 1944
NPG x72840

Lady Isobel Blunt-Mackenzie (later Lady Isobel Linda), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72843

Lady Isobel Blunt-Mackenzie (later Lady Isobel Linda)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 5 December 1944
NPG x72843

City of London School sports team, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x72850

City of London School sports team

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 18 December 1944
NPG x72850

Geoffrey Gay Shute, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177341

Geoffrey Gay Shute

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 22 March 1944
NPG x177341

Molly Angela (née Cayzer), Lady Wyldbore-Smith, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177342

Molly Angela (née Cayzer), Lady Wyldbore-Smith

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 31 March 1944
NPG x177342

Molly Angela (née Cayzer), Lady Wyldbore-Smith, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177343

Molly Angela (née Cayzer), Lady Wyldbore-Smith

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 31 March 1944
NPG x177343

Molly Angela (née Cayzer), Lady Wyldbore-Smith, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177344

Molly Angela (née Cayzer), Lady Wyldbore-Smith

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 31 March 1944
NPG x177344

William Dring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177354

William Dring

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 27 April 1944
NPG x177354

William Dring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177355

William Dring

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 27 April 1944
NPG x177355

William Dring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177356

William Dring

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 27 April 1944
NPG x177356

William Dring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177357

William Dring

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 27 April 1944
NPG x177357

William Dring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177358

William Dring

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 27 April 1944
NPG x177358

William Dring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x177359

William Dring

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 27 April 1944
NPG x177359

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158212

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1944
NPG x158212

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158213

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1944
NPG x158213

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158214

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1944
NPG x158214

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158215

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1944
NPG x158215

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158216

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1944
NPG x158216

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158217

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1944
NPG x158217

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158218

Lady Bridget Miller Mundy (née Elliot)

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 10 February 1944
NPG x158218

Baron (Rudolph) Rolf Beck, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158219

Baron (Rudolph) Rolf Beck

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 16 March 1944
NPG x158219

Baron (Rudolph) Rolf Beck, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158220

Baron (Rudolph) Rolf Beck

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 16 March 1944
NPG x158220

Miss Fiddes-Watt, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x158923

Miss Fiddes-Watt

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 1 December 1944
NPG x158923

James Orr MacAndrew, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x83709

James Orr MacAndrew

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, September 1944
NPG x83709

Sir Firoz Khan Noon, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x83858

Sir Firoz Khan Noon

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 1944
NPG x83858

Prince Michael Obolensky, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x83877

Prince Michael Obolensky

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 3 January 1944
NPG x83877

Sir Geoffrey Barnard, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x83933

Sir Geoffrey Barnard

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, March 1944
NPG x83933

(George) Basil Cameron, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84045

(George) Basil Cameron

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 9 June 1944
NPG x84045

Theodore John Valentine Fielden, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84212

Theodore John Valentine Fielden

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 14 November 1944
NPG x84212

Mrs Carl Frank, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84369

Mrs Carl Frank

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, March 1944
NPG x84369

Oliver Frederick George Stanley, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84859

Oliver Frederick George Stanley

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, July 1944
NPG x84859

John Cronyn Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84910

John Cronyn Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 10 February 1944
NPG x84910

Sir Philip Louis Vian, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84974

Sir Philip Louis Vian

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 10 November 1944
NPG x84974

Dame Louisa Jane Wilkinson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85044

Dame Louisa Jane Wilkinson

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, August 1944
NPG x85044

Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85328

Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 17 August 1944
NPG x85328

Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85329

Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 17 August 1944
NPG x85329

Eric Grant Miles, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85345

Eric Grant Miles

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 8 November 1944
NPG x85345

Eric Grant Miles, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85346

Eric Grant Miles

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 8 November 1944
NPG x85346

Robert Dickinson Oxland, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85374

Robert Dickinson Oxland

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 3 March 1944
NPG x85374

Alexander James Stevenson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85411

Alexander James Stevenson

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, October 1944
NPG x85411

William Dring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85417

William Dring

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 27 April 1944
NPG x85417

Sir Philip Louis Vian, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85422

Sir Philip Louis Vian

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 10 November 1944
NPG x85422

John Cronyn Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85424

John Cronyn Tovey, 1st Baron Tovey

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 10 February 1944
NPG x85424

Cyril Edwin Mitchinson Joad, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85461

Cyril Edwin Mitchinson Joad

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 2 November 1944
NPG x85461