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Bassano 1941


504 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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Sir (Alfred) Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound, by and after Bassano Ltd - NPG x154287

Sir (Alfred) Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound

by and after Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass copy negative, 16 December 1941 (29 December 1939)
NPG x154287

Sir (Alfred) Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound, by and after Bassano Ltd - NPG x154288

Sir (Alfred) Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound

by and after Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass copy negative, 16 December 1941 (29 December 1939)
NPG x154288

Jadwiga Sosnkowska (Sosnowska), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x84816

Jadwiga Sosnkowska (Sosnowska)

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 16 December 1940
NPG x84816

Miss Wilcox, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85027

Miss Wilcox

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, April 1940
NPG x85027

Ellen Cicely Wilkinson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85039

Ellen Cicely Wilkinson

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, May or June 1940
NPG x85039

Ellen Cicely Wilkinson, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85040

Ellen Cicely Wilkinson

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, May or June 1940
NPG x85040

Sir George Henry Wilkinson, 1st Bt, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85041

Sir George Henry Wilkinson, 1st Bt

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 21 November 1940
NPG x85041

Sir George Henry Wilkinson, 1st Bt, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85042

Sir George Henry Wilkinson, 1st Bt

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 21 November 1940
NPG x85042

Robert Wardlow Oxspring, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85386

Robert Wardlow Oxspring

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 6 December 1940
NPG x85386

Martin F. Scanlon, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x85398

Martin F. Scanlon

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 14 November 1940
NPG x85398

Fiona Jane Obert de Thieusies (née O'Brien), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154236

Fiona Jane Obert de Thieusies (née O'Brien)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 27 August 1941
NPG x154236

Fiona Jane Obert de Thieusies (née O'Brien), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154237

Fiona Jane Obert de Thieusies (née O'Brien)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 27 August 1941
NPG x154237

Frederick James Marquis, 1st Earl of Woolton, copy by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154238

Frederick James Marquis, 1st Earl of Woolton

copy by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 August 1941
NPG x154238

Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154240

Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 3 September 1941
NPG x154240

Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154241

Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 3 September 1941
NPG x154241

John Scott Crawford, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154247

John Scott Crawford

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 26 September 1941
NPG x154247

John Scott Crawford, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154248

John Scott Crawford

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 26 September 1941
NPG x154248

Margaret Eleanor (née Crosby), Lady Huntingfield, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154249

Margaret Eleanor (née Crosby), Lady Huntingfield

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 14 October 1941
NPG x154249

Margaret Eleanor (née Crosby), Lady Huntingfield, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154250

Margaret Eleanor (née Crosby), Lady Huntingfield

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 14 October 1941
NPG x154250

Margaret Eleanor (née Crosby), Lady Huntingfield, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154251

Margaret Eleanor (née Crosby), Lady Huntingfield

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 14 October 1941
NPG x154251

Hon. Georgina Ione Butler, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154253

Hon. Georgina Ione Butler

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 October 1941
NPG x154253

Hon. Georgina Ione Butler, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154254

Hon. Georgina Ione Butler

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 October 1941
NPG x154254

Lord and Lady Newtown Butler with their daughter, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154255

Lord and Lady Newtown Butler with their daughter

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 October 1941
NPG x154255

Lord and Lady Newtown Butler with others, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154256

Lord and Lady Newtown Butler with others

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 October 1941
NPG x154256

Sir William Percival Hildred, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154257

Sir William Percival Hildred

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 3 November 1941
NPG x154257

Sir William Percival Hildred, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154258

Sir William Percival Hildred

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 3 November 1941
NPG x154258

Sonya Brougham (née Salzman); Christopher Anthony Brougham, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154260

Sonya Brougham (née Salzman); Christopher Anthony Brougham

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 November 1941
NPG x154260

Hon. Anthony Charles Brougham; Christopher Anthony Brougham, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154261

Hon. Anthony Charles Brougham; Christopher Anthony Brougham

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 November 1941
NPG x154261

Christopher Anthony Brougham, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x154262

Christopher Anthony Brougham

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 November 1941
NPG x154262