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A selection of portraits that depict art being made. See also: 'Art in art' (Accessory) and 'Artists and their studios' (Theme).

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Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier, by Robert Jefferson Bingham - NPG Ax17184

Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier

by Robert Jefferson Bingham
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1867
NPG Ax17184

Gustave Courbet, by Carjat & Co (Etienne Carjat) - NPG Ax17868

Gustave Courbet

by Carjat & Co (Etienne Carjat)
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax17868

'In remembrance of Sir Edwin Landseer', by Albert Mendelssohn, after  Thomas Selby Cousins - NPG x136661

'In remembrance of Sir Edwin Landseer'

by Albert Mendelssohn, after Thomas Selby Cousins
albumen cabinet card, 1873
NPG x136661

Charles François Felu, by Joseph Maes - NPG Ax17156

Charles François Felu

by Joseph Maes
albumen carte-de-visite, 1875
NPG Ax17156

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x5155

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, circa 1877
NPG x5155

George Adolphus Storey, by Maull & Fox - NPG x15585

George Adolphus Storey

by Maull & Fox
albumen cabinet card, 1880s-1890s
NPG x15585

Thomas Woolner with two unknown men, by John Golden Short - NPG x5139

Thomas Woolner with two unknown men

by John Golden Short
albumen cabinet card, 1880s
NPG x5139

George Adolphus Storey, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax1377

George Adolphus Storey

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1880
NPG Ax1377

Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27814

Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, circa 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27814

William Calder Marshall, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27815

William Calder Marshall

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27815

Valentine Cameron Prinsep, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27817

Valentine Cameron Prinsep

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27817

Marcus Clayton Stone, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27821

Marcus Clayton Stone

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27821

Richard Redgrave, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27823

Richard Redgrave

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27823

John Pettie, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27837

John Pettie

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27837

Hamo Thornycroft, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27826

Hamo Thornycroft

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27826

William Frederick Yeames, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27827

William Frederick Yeames

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27827

John MacWhirter (McWhirter), by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27828

John MacWhirter (McWhirter)

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27828

Philip Hermogenes Calderon, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27830

Philip Hermogenes Calderon

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27830

Briton Riviere, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27831

Briton Riviere

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27831

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27833

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27833

Robert Walker Macbeth, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27835

Robert Walker Macbeth

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27835

Emily Storey (née Hayward); George Adolphus Storey, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27836

Emily Storey (née Hayward); George Adolphus Storey

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27836

Thomas Woolner, by Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG x13286

Thomas Woolner

by Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
albumen cabinet card, circa 1883
NPG x13286

Thomas Oldham Barlow, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27834

Thomas Oldham Barlow

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, circa 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27834

George Frederic Watts, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27825

George Frederic Watts

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, circa 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27825

Hamo Thornycroft with his statue of Charles George Gordon, by F.W. Edwards - NPG x12593

Hamo Thornycroft with his statue of Charles George Gordon

by F.W. Edwards
albumen cabinet card, 15 October 1887
NPG x12593

Edward Armitage, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7348

Edward Armitage

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1889, published 1892
NPG x7348

George Henry Boughton, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7353

George Henry Boughton

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1889, published 1892
NPG x7353

John Bagnold Burgess, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7355

John Bagnold Burgess

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1889, published 1892
NPG x7355

John William Waterhouse, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7397

John William Waterhouse

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1889, published 1892
NPG x7397

Thomas Woolner, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7402

Thomas Woolner

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, 1889, published 1892
NPG x7402

Sir Edward Burne-Jones, by Barbara Sotheby (née Leighton), printed by  Frederick Hollyer - NPG x13185

Sir Edward Burne-Jones

by Barbara Sotheby (née Leighton), printed by Frederick Hollyer
platinum print, 27 July 1890
NPG x13185

Reginald Lister, by Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea - NPG Ax15619

Reginald Lister

by Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea
platinum print, 1890s
NPG Ax15619

May Morris, by Unknown photographer - NPG x76473

May Morris

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, early 1890s
NPG x76473

May Morris, by Unknown photographer - NPG x76478

May Morris

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, early 1890s
NPG x76478

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, by E.H. Mills, published by  Ogden's - NPG x136474

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema

by E.H. Mills, published by Ogden's
cigarette card, 1890-1894, published circa 1894-1907
NPG x136474

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7386

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1891
NPG x7386

James Clarke Hook, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7370

James Clarke Hook

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1891
NPG x7370

Madge Kendal, by W. & D. Downey, published by  Cassell & Company, Ltd - NPG Ax15916

Madge Kendal

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1891
NPG Ax15916

Madge Kendal, by W. & D. Downey, published by  Cassell & Company, Ltd - NPG x19109

Madge Kendal

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1891
NPG x19109

Philip Hermogenes Calderon, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7356

Philip Hermogenes Calderon

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, published 1892
NPG x7356

Andrew Carrick Gow, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7366

Andrew Carrick Gow

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, published 1892
NPG x7366

Ernest Crofts, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7358

Ernest Crofts

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, published 1892
NPG x7358

James Sant, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7390

James Sant

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, published 1892
NPG x7390

John Collier, by E.H. Mills - NPG x128268

John Collier

by E.H. Mills
platinum print on photographer's card mount, circa 1894
NPG x128268

Elizabeth Southerden (née Thompson), Lady Butler, published by Ogden's - NPG x197043

Elizabeth Southerden (née Thompson), Lady Butler

published by Ogden's
cigarette card, published circa 1894-1907
NPG x197043

John MacWhirter (McWhirter), published by Ogden's - NPG x193105

John MacWhirter (McWhirter)

published by Ogden's
bromide cigarette card, published circa 1894-1907
NPG x193105

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, published by Berlin Photographic Co - NPG x199109

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema

published by Berlin Photographic Co
photogravure, published 1895
NPG x199109

Alphonse Legros, by Unknown photographer - NPG x87224

Alphonse Legros

by Unknown photographer
vintage gelatin silver print, circa 1899
NPG x87224

Rosa Bonheur, by Etienne Neurdein, published by  Ogden's - NPG x197041

Rosa Bonheur

by Etienne Neurdein, published by Ogden's
cigarette card, published circa 1899-1907
NPG x197041

Stanhope Alexander Forbes, by Unknown photographer - NPG x13993

Stanhope Alexander Forbes

by Unknown photographer
matte bromide print on card mount, 1900s-1910s
NPG x13993

Robert Walker Macbeth, by James Russell & Sons - NPG x34157

Robert Walker Macbeth

by James Russell & Sons
bromide print on card mount, circa 1900
NPG x34157

Robert Walker Macbeth, by E.H. Mills - NPG x14713

Robert Walker Macbeth

by E.H. Mills
bromide print on card mount, circa 1900
NPG x14713

George Adolphus Storey, by Frederic G. Hodsoll - NPG Ax25157

George Adolphus Storey

by Frederic G. Hodsoll
glossy sepia bromide print on card mount, 1900s
NPG Ax25157

Joseph Farquharson, by Frederic G. Hodsoll - NPG Ax25162

Joseph Farquharson

by Frederic G. Hodsoll
bromide print, 1900s
NPG Ax25162

Henry Herbert La Thangue, by Frederic G. Hodsoll - NPG Ax25167

Henry Herbert La Thangue

by Frederic G. Hodsoll
bromide print, 1900s
NPG Ax25167

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson, by W. & D. Downey, published by  J. Beagles & Co - NPG x197624

Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson

by W. & D. Downey, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197624

George Patrick Huntley, possibly by Richard Williams Thomas, published by  Charles William Faulkner & Co ('C.W.F. & Co') - NPG x197692

George Patrick Huntley

possibly by Richard Williams Thomas, published by Charles William Faulkner & Co ('C.W.F. & Co')
halftone postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197692

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt, by Richard Williams Thomas, published by  Gottschalk, Dreyfus & Davis ('G.D. & D.') - NPG x197695

Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bt

by Richard Williams Thomas, published by Gottschalk, Dreyfus & Davis ('G.D. & D.')
halftone postcard print, 1900s (circa 1900)
NPG x197695