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If you are unable to find the appropriate licence online, our experienced Picture Library team are happy to discuss your requirements and find the right images for your project.


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National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, London, WC2H 0HE

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For general information and enquiries about the Gallery please use the main National Portrait Gallery website at:


Collection queries

If you wish to provide us with more information about a particular portrait, sitter or artist or you specifically require information about portraits in our Collection please contact the Gallery’s Heinz Archive and Library:


Enquiry services and Freedom of Information requests

For queries about portraits, British portraiture or the history of the Gallery please contact the Gallery’s Heinz Archive and Library:

For requests for information under the Freedom of Information Act, please contact the Gallery’s Freedom of Information Manager:

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