Portraits

Graphic representations, especially of the face, of real persons, usually posed, living or dead. Pictures whose purpose is the portrayal of an individual or several people, not pictures that merely include people as part of an event or scene.

Date: 1801 - 1804 By: Webber, John, 1751-1793; Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: B-054-022 Description: A frontal head and shoulders portrait of a young woman of Hawaii. She has short hair, two circular adornments on her head, a lei around her neck and a draped...
Date: [ca 1900s-1970s] From: Unwin, William Henry 1909-1992: Photographs relating to the life and career of musician Harry Unwin By: Valerie Studios (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-10379-9 Description: Photographs mainly relating to Harry Unwin's social life in New Zealand (circa 1940s-1970s) as well as miscellaneous images (circa 1900s-1950s). Taken mainly...
By: Munns, Jennifer; New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. Historical Publications Branch Ref: PAColl-0947 Description: The negatives were supplied to the Historical Branch for publication in "Maternity in Dispute", by Henry Jellett's granddaughter Jennifer Munns Quantity: 2 ...
Date: Between 1945 and 1949 By: Brake, Brian, 1927-1988; Spencer Digby Studios; Helm, Piers, active 2002 Ref: 1/2-197511-F Description: Portrait of Francis Cecil Lopdell (1890-1960), teacher, soldier, school inspector, teachers' college principal and educational administrator, taken between 1...
Date: [ca 1930] From: Wells, Robert E, 1905-2006 :Photographic negatives, prints and transparencies of the Mokau and other rural North Island districts, and scenic views of New Zealand Ref: PAColl-0001-2-1-019 Description: Photo of two girls, Coral and Jean Sampson, sitting in the grass eating lunch at Mangatoi School photographed ca 1930 by Robert E Wells. Inscriptions: Verso...
Date: 1795 - 1805 By: Hodges, William, 1744-1797 Ref: A-111-026 Description: Head and shoulders portrait of a Hawkes Bay chief, Tuanui or Rangituanui, principal chief of Ngati Hikatoa Derived from engraving after Hodges on Cook's 2nd...
Date: 1963 From: Ilott Advertising Ltd :[New Zealand National Party publicity material] / Ilotts - 1960, 1963 Ref: A-261-034 Description: Design drawing for National Party publicity shows a slightly caricatured portrait of National Party candidate for Miramar, superimposed over a map of the Mir...
Date: 1963 From: Ilott Advertising Ltd :[New Zealand National Party publicity material] / Ilotts - 1960, 1963 Ref: A-261-037 Description: Design drawing for National Party publicity shows a photograph of the face and a slightly foreshortened drawn body of National Party candidate for Miramar, ...
Date: 1986 - 1874 By: Tissot, James Jacques Joseph, 1836-1902; Dunedin Public Art Gallery Ref: C-117-079 Description: Shows a woman waiting with luggage and flowers on a railway station platform. Reproduction of oil painting. Original painting purchased by Dunedin Public Ar...
Date: 1826 From: Chazal, Antoine, 1793-1854 :[Watercolours, proof engravings and aquatints by Antoine Chazal and others after drawings by Jules LeJeune and others for Duperrey's Voyage autour du monde ... Paris, 1822-1825] By: LeJeune, Jules Louis, active 1804-1851 Ref: C-082-009 Description: Portraits of two Peruvians Redrawn by Chazal from original by Lejeune, subsequently engraved by Tardieu for publication as plate 4 in Duperrey, L I Voyage.....
Maull & Company (London) fl 1840s-1860s :Portrait of Geo Hunter, 1788-1843, 1st Mayor of Wellington
Date: 1840 - 1842 By: Maull & Company Ref: PA2-1127 Description: Inscriptions: Verso - In pencil (very faint) Geo Hunter first Mayor of Welling[ton] Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Hodgkins, Frances Mary 1869-1947 :[Jean. 1895?]
Date: 1895 From: Hodgkins, Frances Mary 1869-1947 :Sketchbook [1895-1899] Ref: E-083-q-012 Description: Head of a woman with boater and spotted veil. "Jean" was Jane Moore Hodgkins, nee Dalgleish, wife of William John Parker Hodgkins, the artist's brother. L...
Date: 1824 By: Hayter, John, 1800-1891?; Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850 Ref: C-020-008 Description: Half-length portraits of Boki, High Chief and Governor of Oahu, Hawaii, with his wife Liliha. Boki is dressed in feather-clad helmet and cloak, Liliha in a ...
Date: 1914 From: Whittaker, Ian :Photographs of the Mokau District and Amy Bock Ref: 1/2-094176-F Description: Amy Bock, photographed in 1914 in Mokau, New Plymouth, by an unidentified photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Franck, Francois de Villecholles (Paris) fl 1857-1882 :Portrait of Mr Thiers
Date: 1857 - 1882 By: Franck, Francois de Villecholles, active 1857-1882 Ref: PA2-0735 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Jager, A (Amsterdam) fl 1884 :Portrait of unidentified man
Date: 1868 By: Jager, A, active 1884 Ref: PA2-0937 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: [188-?] Ref: PA10-039 Description: Head and shoulders portrait of an unidentified man, taken ca 1880s by an unidentified photographer Source of title - Title supplied by Library Quantity: 1 ...
Date: [ca 1890-1990] From: McCormick, Eric Hall (Dr), 1906-1995: Photographs Ref: PAColl-5030-2 Description: Prints from which illustrations for the 1996 biography of Eric McCormick 'An absurd ambition' were selected. Contains family photographs including one page ...
Rev G M McKenzie - Photograph taken by S P Andrew
Date: 1932 From: Church of the Province of New Zealand. Wellington Diocese :Photographs relating to St Margaret's Church, Taihape, and Anglican clergy and churches By: Andrew, Stanley Polkinghorne, 1878-1964 Ref: PAColl-6716-3-01 Description: Studio portrait of Rev G M McKenzie, taken 1932 by S P Andrew. Inscriptions: Mount verso - centre - Rev G. McKenzie 1934-35 Quantity: 1 b&w original photo...
Date: ca 1984 By: Barr, John, active 1976-2017 Ref: ATL-Group-00255 Description: Negatives and prints showing details of Hinemihi meeting house, and in its surroundings at Clandon Park, England, taken circa 1984 by John Barr, using a Mami...