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Terence Pepper gift: photographs, prints and drawings, 1808-2008


4041 Portraits in set

Terence Pepper was Curator of Photographs and Head of the Photographs Collection at the Gallery from 1978-2013. His long and illustrious career at the National Portrait Gallery has left its mark in the remarkable body of photographic works acquired for the Collection in this period, many by leading practitioners that he helped bring back to prominence. Pepper is also a generous donor of photographs, prints and drawings.

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

Helen Chadwick ('Vanitas II')

by Helen Chadwick
cibachrome print, 1986
NPG P874

Lord Byron, after George Sanders (Saunders) - NPG x197495

Lord Byron

after George Sanders (Saunders)
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860s (1808-1809)
NPG x197495

J.M.W. Turner, published by Friedrich Bruckmann, after  Charles Wentworth Wass, after  John Linnell - NPG x197176

J.M.W. Turner

published by Friedrich Bruckmann, after Charles Wentworth Wass, after John Linnell
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1875 (1838)
NPG x197176

Edward Frederick, by Unknown photographer - NPG x197913

Edward Frederick

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1850-1866
NPG x197913

Robert Stephenson, by Maull & Co, after  Maull & Polyblank - NPG x197555

Robert Stephenson

by Maull & Co, after Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865-1877 (1856)
NPG x197555

Emma Glossop, by Unknown photographer - NPG x131831

Emma Glossop

by Unknown photographer
albumen stereoscopic card, 1857
NPG x131831

Alfred Mellon, by and after Herbert Watkins - NPG x136664

Alfred Mellon

by and after Herbert Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1850s
NPG x136664

Joseph Stirling Coyne, by (Octavius) Charles Watkins - NPG x137626

Joseph Stirling Coyne

by (Octavius) Charles Watkins
salt print, late 1850s
NPG x137626

'The Political Deerfoot', after Unknown artist - NPG x197097

'The Political Deerfoot'

after Unknown artist
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1850s
NPG x197097

Francis Napier, 10th Lord Napier of Merchistoun and 1st Baron Ettrick, by Mathew B. Brady, published by  Edward Anthony - NPG x197136

Francis Napier, 10th Lord Napier of Merchistoun and 1st Baron Ettrick

by Mathew B. Brady, published by Edward Anthony
albumen carte-de-visite, 1857-1859
NPG x197136

'Turkish Lady and Gentleman', by William Morris Grundy, published by  J. Elliott - NPG x196292

'Turkish Lady and Gentleman'

by William Morris Grundy, published by J. Elliott
albumen stereoscopic card, circa 1857
NPG x196292

John James Glossop, by Unknown photographer - NPG x131830

John James Glossop

by Unknown photographer
albumen stereoscopic card, 1858
NPG x131830

Eleanora ('Ellen') Kean (née Tree) as Chorus in 'King Henry V', published by Gebhardt, Rottmann & Co - NPG x197228

Eleanora ('Ellen') Kean (née Tree) as Chorus in 'King Henry V'

published by Gebhardt, Rottmann & Co
hand-coloured albumen stereoscopic card, 1859
NPG x197228

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Queen Victoria, by George Milner Gibson Jerrard, after  Frances Sally Day - NPG x197484

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Queen Victoria

by George Milner Gibson Jerrard, after Frances Sally Day
gelatin silver printing-out paper cabinet card, 1898-1906 (1859)
NPG x197484

Unknown man, probably by Edward R. Bensley, after  Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester) - NPG x193211

Unknown man

probably by Edward R. Bensley, after Alfred Crowquill (Alfred Henry Forrester)
albumen print, 1859-1863
NPG x193211

Sir Francis Grant, by Maull & Co - NPG x129555

Sir Francis Grant

by Maull & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x129555

Henry Edward Manning, by Pierre Petit - NPG x129556

Henry Edward Manning

by Pierre Petit
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x129556

Charles Haddon Spurgeon, published by Ashford Brothers & Co - NPG x129559

Charles Haddon Spurgeon

published by Ashford Brothers & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x129559

Sir William Tite, by Hennah & Kent - NPG x74773

Sir William Tite

by Hennah & Kent
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x74773

John Collinson Nesfield, by William Hardy Kent - NPG x74774

John Collinson Nesfield

by William Hardy Kent
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x74774

William Henry Hunt, published by William Henry Mason, or by  William Henry Mason Jr - NPG x137951

William Henry Hunt

published by William Henry Mason, or by William Henry Mason Jr
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x137951

Louisa (née Montefiore), Lady de Rothschild, by Alexandre Ken - NPG x138007

Louisa (née Montefiore), Lady de Rothschild

by Alexandre Ken
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x138007

Adelaide Ristori, by (Octavius) Charles Watkins - NPG x138114

Adelaide Ristori

by (Octavius) Charles Watkins
albumen print, 1860s
NPG x138114

Anna Bishop (née Riviere), by Mathew B. Brady, published by  Edward Anthony - NPG x197071

Anna Bishop (née Riviere)

by Mathew B. Brady, published by Edward Anthony
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197071

Sir John Frederick William Herschel, 1st Bt, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG x197115

Sir John Frederick William Herschel, 1st Bt

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197115

Richard Monckton Milnes, 1st Baron Houghton, by Henry Joseph Whitlock - NPG x197117

Richard Monckton Milnes, 1st Baron Houghton

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197117

Henry Wyckham Jackson, by James Craddock - NPG x197118

Henry Wyckham Jackson

by James Craddock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197118

Mary (née Gilbert), Lady Robert Kerr, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co - NPG x197125

Mary (née Gilbert), Lady Robert Kerr

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1861
NPG x197125

Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Bt, by Hennah & Kent - NPG x197135

Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Bt

by Hennah & Kent
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197135

George Peabody, by Unknown photographer - NPG x197143

George Peabody

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1860s
NPG x197143

James Plaisted Wilde, Baron Penzance, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x197145

James Plaisted Wilde, Baron Penzance

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197145

William Pleydell-Bouverie, 3rd Earl of Radnor, by Messrs Day - NPG x197147

William Pleydell-Bouverie, 3rd Earl of Radnor

by Messrs Day
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x197147

Sir Thomas Howland Roberts, 3rd Bt, by Charles Thomas Newcombe - NPG x197150

Sir Thomas Howland Roberts, 3rd Bt

by Charles Thomas Newcombe
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1864
NPG x197150

Fanny Stirling, by Clarkington & Co (Charles Clarkington) - NPG x197166

Fanny Stirling

by Clarkington & Co (Charles Clarkington)
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x197166

Fanny Stirling, by Camille Silvy - NPG x197167

Fanny Stirling

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, circa 1860
NPG x197167

Frank Topham, by Ferdinand Jean de la Ferté Joubert - NPG x197172

Frank Topham

by Ferdinand Jean de la Ferté Joubert
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1868
NPG x197172

James Whiteside, by James Simonton - NPG x197181

James Whiteside

by James Simonton
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197181

King Edward VII; Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x197200

King Edward VII; Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860
NPG x197200

Queen Alexandra, published by William Henry Mason - NPG x197204

Queen Alexandra

published by William Henry Mason
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x197204

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x197212

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860
NPG x197212

Album introductory carte-de-visite, by Unknown photographer - NPG x197215

Album introductory carte-de-visite

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197215

William Ewart Gladstone, by Unknown photographer - NPG x197227

William Ewart Gladstone

by Unknown photographer
hand-coloured albumen stereoscopic card, early 1860s
NPG x197227

Amelia Edwards, by Window & Grove - NPG x197305

Amelia Edwards

by Window & Grove
albumen cabinet card, 1860s
NPG x197305

Walter Fryer Stocks, by Unknown photographer - NPG x197393

Walter Fryer Stocks

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197393

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x197431

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen cabinet card, (May 1860)
NPG x197431

Giuseppe Garibaldi, by Negretti & Zambra - NPG x197519

Giuseppe Garibaldi

by Negretti & Zambra
hand-coloured albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197519

Sir George Rodney Mundy, by Grillet Jr - NPG x197539

Sir George Rodney Mundy

by Grillet Jr
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x197539

Sir Richard Owen, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG x197542

Sir Richard Owen

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x197542

Granville Augustus William Waldegrave, 3rd Baron Radstock, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG x197545

Granville Augustus William Waldegrave, 3rd Baron Radstock

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1865
NPG x197545

Francis Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, 10th Earl of Wemyss, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co - NPG x197565

Francis Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, 10th Earl of Wemyss

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x197565

William Collingwood Smith, by Unknown photographer - NPG x197900

William Collingwood Smith

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1860s
NPG x197900

Richard Southwell Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo, by Unknown photographer - NPG x197901

Richard Southwell Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1860-1872
NPG x197901