Contact us


If you are unable to find the appropriate licence online, our experienced Rights & Images team are happy to discuss your requirements and find the rights images for your project.

National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, London, WC2H 0HE
Rights and Images
Tel. +44 (0)20 7312 2473/4/5/6
Email: rightsandimages@npg.org.uk

If you are having difficulty finding some information on the website, please do look at the sitemap that provides an easy-to-review overview of where information is located.

For general information and enquiries about the Gallery please use the main National Portrait Gallery website at: http://www.npg.org.uk/

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:

The National Portrait Gallery is not able to give valuations.