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4829 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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Maudie Littlehampton and the Earl, by Osbert Lancaster - NPG D11153

Maudie Littlehampton and the Earl

by Osbert Lancaster
black ink and pencil, 1974 or before
NPG D11153

Kingsley Amis; Martin Amis, by Michael Frith - NPG D198

Kingsley Amis; Martin Amis

by Michael Frith
watercolour heightened with gouache, 1988
NPG D198

'The Unassailable Heart' (Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev; Margaret Thatcher), by and published by Anthony Montague ('A.M.' or 'Tony' or 'Monty') Parkin - NPG D48904

'The Unassailable Heart' (Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev; Margaret Thatcher)

by and published by Anthony Montague ('A.M.' or 'Tony' or 'Monty') Parkin
colour offset lithograph postcard, published 1990
NPG D48904

'Brotherhood' (Novelist and Prem), by Olivia Odiwe - NPG D48636

'Brotherhood' (Novelist and Prem)

by Olivia Odiwe
acrylic and spray paint on canvas, 2018
NPG D48636

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Laura Knight with model, Ella Louise Naper ('Self Portrait')

by Laura Knight
oil on canvas, 1913
On display in Room 30 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4839

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Evelyn Constance (née Handcock), Lady Gairdner

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 8 May 1925
NPG x37358

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Sir Charles Henry Gairdner

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 8 May 1925
NPG x37360

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Leslie Henson

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 6 February 1925
NPG x37329

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Leslie Henson

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 6 February 1925
NPG x37330

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Dylan Thomas; Caitlin Macnamara Thomas

by Bill Brandt
bromide print on card mount, 1944
NPG x22484

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Edith Sitwell; Sir Osbert Sitwell

by Bill Brandt
bromide print on card mount, 1945
NPG x22477

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Roy Alfred Clarence Boulting; John Edward Boulting

by Bill Brandt
bromide print, 1948
NPG x22407

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Kathleen Frances ('Katharine') Sutherland (née Barry); Graham Sutherland

by Ida Kar
modern bromide print from original negative, 1954
NPG x135080

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Paul McCartney; John Lennon

by Mike McCartney
bromide print, early 1960s
NPG x88780

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Mike McCartney; Bobby Brown

by Mike McCartney
bromide print, early 1962
NPG x88784

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Sir (John) Goronwy Edwards

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 27 April 1965
NPG x172062

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Jean Fraser; Margaret Thatcher

by Derek Bayes
bromide press print, April 1975
NPG x184139

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Prince Michael of Kent; Princess Michael of Kent

by Anthony Crickmay
bromide print on card mount, 1986
NPG x29860

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David Beckham; Victoria Beckham

by Dean Freeman
C-type colour print, April 1999
NPG x88700