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4825 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Double portraits'

A selection of portraits that depict two sitters. See also: 'Couples', 'Twins' and 'Family portraits' (Genre).

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Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales; Leopold I, King of the Belgians, by William Thomas Fry, after  George Dawe - NPG 1530

Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales; Leopold I, King of the Belgians

by William Thomas Fry, after George Dawe
coloured engraving, based on a work of 1817
NPG 1530

Edmund Kean, by James Northcote - NPG 6088

Edmund Kean

by James Northcote
oil on canvas, 1819
On display in Room 19 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6088

Two heads, by Sir George Hayter - NPG 2662(38)

Two heads

by Sir George Hayter
pencil, circa 1820
NPG 2662(38)

Monk with Neapolitan woman, possibly by Thomas Uwins - NPG 3944(10)

Monk with Neapolitan woman

possibly by Thomas Uwins
brown wash and pencil, 1825
NPG 3944(10)

River scene, attributed to John Partridge - NPG 3944(12)

River scene

attributed to John Partridge
pencil, 1825
NPG 3944(12)

'Tuning', by Richard James Wyatt - NPG 3944(16)

'Tuning'

by Richard James Wyatt
ink, 1825
NPG 3944(16)

Neapolitan mother and child, possibly by Sir Charles Lock Eastlake - NPG 3944(25)

Neapolitan mother and child

possibly by Sir Charles Lock Eastlake
brown wash, 1825
NPG 3944(25)

Charles John Kean, by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn) - NPG 2772(33b)

Charles John Kean

by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn)
watercolour, 1833-1857
NPG 2772(33b)

Two unknown sitters, by Sebastian Evans - NPG 2173(28)

Two unknown sitters

by Sebastian Evans
pencil, circa 1840s-1880s
NPG 2173(28)

Two unknown sitters, by Sebastian Evans - NPG 2173(40)

Two unknown sitters

by Sebastian Evans
pencil, circa 1840s-1880s
NPG 2173(40)

James Duncan; Thomas Duncan, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(142)

James Duncan; Thomas Duncan

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1844
NPG P6(142)

The Nasmyth Tomb (Thomas Duncan; David Octavius Hill), by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(227)

The Nasmyth Tomb (Thomas Duncan; David Octavius Hill)

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1844
NPG P6(227)

Sophia Finlay; Harriet Farnie, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(161)

Sophia Finlay; Harriet Farnie

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(161)

Mr Moir; John Gibson, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(154)

Mr Moir; John Gibson

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(154)

John Henning; Alexander Handyside Ritchie, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(24)

John Henning; Alexander Handyside Ritchie

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(24)

David Octavius Hill; William Borthwick Johnstone, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(100)

David Octavius Hill; William Borthwick Johnstone

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(100)

Ellen Milne; Agnes Milne, by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(160)

Ellen Milne; Agnes Milne

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(160)

Unknown woman and possibly Elizabeth Hall (née Johnstone), by David Octavius Hill, and  Robert Adamson - NPG P6(213)

Unknown woman and possibly Elizabeth Hall (née Johnstone)

by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
calotype, 1843-1848
NPG P6(213)

Michael Faraday; William Thomas Brande, by Antoine Claudet - NPG P740

Michael Faraday; William Thomas Brande

by Antoine Claudet
half-plate daguerreotype, circa 1846
NPG P740

Jenny Lind; Marietta Alboni, Countess Pepoli (née Maria Anna Marzia), by William Edward Kilburn - NPG P956

Jenny Lind; Marietta Alboni, Countess Pepoli (née Maria Anna Marzia)

by William Edward Kilburn
hand-coloured, quarter-plate daguerreotype, 1848
NPG P956

Spiridione Gambardella with his son Dion Smith Gambardella, attributed to Sir Anthony Coningham Sterling - NPG P171(14)

Spiridione Gambardella with his son Dion Smith Gambardella

attributed to Sir Anthony Coningham Sterling
salt print, circa 1852
NPG P171(14)

Elizabeth Barrett Browning; Robert Browning, by Harriet Goodhue Hosmer - NPG 3165

Elizabeth Barrett Browning; Robert Browning

by Harriet Goodhue Hosmer
bronze cast of clasped hands, 1853
On display in the Room 24 wallcase at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3165