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10099 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'In profile'

A selection of portraits showing the face and human figure in profile. Also see 'Silhouettes' (Medium).

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Maurice Baring, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D485

Maurice Baring

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1925)
NPG D485

Rodolphe Louis Megroz, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D486

Rodolphe Louis Megroz

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1949)
NPG D486

Jean de Peyer, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D487

Jean de Peyer

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1973)
NPG D487

Eric Portman, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D488

Eric Portman

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1929)
NPG D488

Sir Alfred Scott Scott-Gatty, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D491

Sir Alfred Scott Scott-Gatty

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1925)
NPG D491

E.B.S, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D492

E.B.S

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1927)
NPG D492

Karsova, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D493

Karsova

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1925)
NPG D493

Edward Verrall Lucas, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D494

Edward Verrall Lucas

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1925)
NPG D494

Christopher Nevinson, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D495

Christopher Nevinson

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1936)
NPG D495

Emily Nevill Jackson (née Gatliff), by Hubert Leslie - NPG D496

Emily Nevill Jackson (née Gatliff)

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1923)
NPG D496

Anita Loos, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D499

Anita Loos

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (April 1928)
NPG D499

Sir Charles Vyner de Windt Brooke, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D500

Sir Charles Vyner de Windt Brooke

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1924)
NPG D500

Carew St John Mildmay, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D501

Carew St John Mildmay

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1928 or 1935)
NPG D501

Arthur Stuart, 7th Earl Castle Stewart, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D502

Arthur Stuart, 7th Earl Castle Stewart

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1924)
On display in Room 29 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D502

Leo Sheffield, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D503

Leo Sheffield

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (September 1923)
NPG D503

Sylvia Leonora (née Brett), Lady Brooke, Ranee of Sarawak, by Hubert Leslie - NPG D504

Sylvia Leonora (née Brett), Lady Brooke, Ranee of Sarawak

by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1974 (1924)
On display in Room 29 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG D504

Robert Plant, by David Jowett Greaves Oxtoby - NPG D18631

Robert Plant

by David Jowett Greaves Oxtoby
etching, 1978
NPG D18631