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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

Soda Factory in the Desert of Atacama, Chile, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(80b)

Soda Factory in the Desert of Atacama, Chile

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, 1905
NPG P1700(80b)

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

Two unknown boys near Permeti, Albania, by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone - NPG P134(23)

Two unknown boys near Permeti, Albania

by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone
platinum print, 1916
NPG P134(23)

T.E. Lawrence, by B.E. Leeson - NPG P324

T.E. Lawrence

by B.E. Leeson
bromide print, 1917
NPG P324

Sir Frederick Stanley Maude, by Edmund Joseph Sullivan - NPG 6110

Sir Frederick Stanley Maude

by Edmund Joseph Sullivan
pen and ink, 1917
NPG 6110

Scene near Yegen, Granada with figure in a tree, possibly Robin John, by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone - NPG P134(1)

Scene near Yegen, Granada with figure in a tree, possibly Robin John

by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone
platinum print, February 1922
NPG P134(1)

Environs, Yegen, Granada, by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone - NPG P134(2)

Environs, Yegen, Granada

by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone
platinum print, 1922
NPG P134(2)

Scene near Yegen, Granada, by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone - NPG P134(3)

Scene near Yegen, Granada

by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone
platinum print, 1922
NPG P134(3)

Scene near Yegen, Granada, by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone - NPG P134(9)

Scene near Yegen, Granada

by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone
platinum print, 1922
NPG P134(9)

Scene near Yegen, Granada with unknown female figure, by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone - NPG P134(17)

Scene near Yegen, Granada with unknown female figure

by (Charles) John Hope-Johnstone
platinum print, 1922
NPG P134(17)

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