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A selection of portraits that have been made or depict places around the world. See also: 'Costumes and national dress', 'Fancy dress', 'In character' (Dress), 'Diversity' and 'Film-shots and stage sets' (Themes).

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Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, and  Frederick Goodall - NPG 1782

Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener

by Sir Hubert von Herkomer, and Frederick Goodall
oil on canvas, 1890
NPG 1782

Cecil Henry Meares, by Herbert George Ponting - NPG P209

Cecil Henry Meares

by Herbert George Ponting
bromide print, 1911
NPG P209

Edgar Evans, by Herbert George Ponting - NPG P1365

Edgar Evans

by Herbert George Ponting
gelatin silver print, 1911
NPG P1365

Edward Adrian Wilson, by Herbert George Ponting - NPG P1366

Edward Adrian Wilson

by Herbert George Ponting
gelatin silver print, 19 May 1911
NPG P1366

Albert Schweitzer, by Clara Ewald - NPG 6985

Albert Schweitzer

by Clara Ewald
oil on canvas, early 1930s
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6985

Chateau Cande, France, by Cecil Beaton - NPG P262

Chateau Cande, France

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 1936
NPG P262

John Craxton, by Wolfgang Suschitzky - NPG P556

John Craxton

by Wolfgang Suschitzky
gelatin silver print, 1960
NPG P556

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

Jan Morris, by Arturo Di Stefano - NPG 6722

Jan Morris

by Arturo Di Stefano
oil on canvas, 2004-2005
On display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6722

Sir James Hope Grant, by Unknown photographer - NPG x87260

Sir James Hope Grant

by Unknown photographer
salt print, 1850s?
NPG x87260

Officers of the 7th Hussars, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax196708

Officers of the 7th Hussars

by Unknown photographer
albumenised salt print, late 1850s
NPG Ax196708