The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

Advanced Collection search

Search the Collection

The Martin Plaut Album: Photographs of prominent people and events by various photographers, 1880s-1911


297 Portraits in set

List Thumbnail

Sir Walter Besant, by Elliott & Fry - NPG P1700(66a)

Sir Walter Besant

by Elliott & Fry
albumen print, mid 1890s
NPG P1700(66a)

Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant, by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn - NPG P1700(3b)

Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant

by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn
albumen print, before 1894
NPG P1700(3b)

Lucas Malet (Mary St Leger Harrison, née Kingsley), by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(3d)

Lucas Malet (Mary St Leger Harrison, née Kingsley)

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(3d)

Francis Marion Crawford, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(4a)

Francis Marion Crawford

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(4a)

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(4c)

Sir (Thomas Henry) Hall Caine

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(4c)

Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr, by Francis Henry Hart, for  Elliott & Fry - NPG P1700(4d)

Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr

by Francis Henry Hart, for Elliott & Fry
albumen print, 1894 or before
NPG P1700(4d)

'The Road to Abingdon - The Floods at Oxford', by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(5a)

'The Road to Abingdon - The Floods at Oxford'

by Unknown photographer
gelatin printing-out paper print, November 1894
NPG P1700(5a)

Christening group, by Percy Lewis Pocock, for  W. & D. Downey - NPG P1700(8a)

Christening group

by Percy Lewis Pocock, for W. & D. Downey
albumen print, 16 July 1894
NPG P1700(8a)

Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(8d)

Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(8d)

Louis Philippe Albert of Orléans, Count of Paris, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(9a)

Louis Philippe Albert of Orléans, Count of Paris

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, before 1894
NPG P1700(9a)

Philippe, 9th Duc d'Orleans, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(9b)

Philippe, 9th Duc d'Orleans

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(9b)

Jean Paul Pierre Casimir-Perier, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(9c)

Jean Paul Pierre Casimir-Perier

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(9c)

John Walter, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(10a)

John Walter

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, before 1894
NPG P1700(10a)

Lajos Kossuth, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(10c)

Lajos Kossuth

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, before 1894
NPG P1700(10c)

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(11d)

Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, before 1894
NPG P1700(11d)

Count Leo Tolstoy, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(12a)

Count Leo Tolstoy

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(12a)

Alfred Austin, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(12c)

Alfred Austin

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, circa 1894
NPG P1700(12c)