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- subject matching 'Jewellery - Pearls'

A selection of images from the collection featuring pearls. See also: 'Jewellery - Earrings', 'Jewellery - Hair accessories' and 'Jewellery - Necklaces' (Dress).

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Queen Anne, studio of John Closterman - NPG 215

Queen Anne

studio of John Closterman
oil on canvas, circa 1702, based on a work of circa 1702
NPG 215

Sophia Dorothea, Queen of Prussia, after Johann Leonhard Hirschmann - NPG 489

Sophia Dorothea, Queen of Prussia

after Johann Leonhard Hirschmann
oil on copper, 1706, based on a work of circa 1706
NPG 489

Kitty Fisher, by Nathaniel Hone - NPG 2354

Kitty Fisher

by Nathaniel Hone
oil on canvas, 1765
On display in Room 12 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2354

Elizabeth, Viscountess Mordaunt, attributed to George Perfect Harding, after  Louise Hollandine, Princess Palatine - NPG 3090(4)

Elizabeth, Viscountess Mordaunt

attributed to George Perfect Harding, after Louise Hollandine, Princess Palatine
watercolour, early 19th century
NPG 3090(4)

Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, after John De Critz the Elder - NPG 1115

Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury

after John De Critz the Elder
oil on panel, 19th century?
NPG 1115

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)

Harriet Mill (née Taylor), by Unknown artist - NPG 5489

Harriet Mill (née Taylor)

by Unknown artist
oil on canvas laid on board, circa 1834
NPG 5489

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

Adelaide Ristori, by Herbert Watkins - NPG P301(49)

Adelaide Ristori

by Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(49)

Unknown woman, by Oscar Gustav Rejlander - NPG P2011(23)

Unknown woman

by Oscar Gustav Rejlander
albumen print, 1860-1866
NPG P2011(23)