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David Lloyd Jones

David Lloyd Jones
1944

Sir William Dobell OBE

Pat Corrigan

Pat Corrigan
2007 (printed 2021)

Anne Zahalka

Kerry Stokes

Kerry Stokes
2014 (printed 2021)

Peter Brew-Bevan

Turia Pitt

Turia Pitt
2017 (printed 2021)

Peter Brew-Bevan

Marc Besen AC and Eva Besen AO
Featuring a favourite painting, Fred Williams ‘Wild Dog Creek’ 1977

Marc Besen AC and Eva Besen AO Featuring a favourite painting, Fred Williams…

Raelene Sharp

Portrait of Philip Williams

Portrait of Philip Williams
2019

Rick Amor

Sir Ernest Thomas Fisk

Sir Ernest Thomas Fisk
1943-1944

Charles Wheeler

Charles Kingsford Smith and crew of the Southern Cross before the east-west crossing of the Atlantic, June 1930

Charles Kingsford Smith and crew of the Southern Cross before the east-west…

International News Photos Inc.

image not online

Head of H.C. Coombs
c. 1972 (cast 2018)

Norma Redpath

Sir Tristan Antico

Sir Tristan Antico
1993 (printed 2018)

Gary Ede

Gail Kelly

Gail Kelly
2018

Paul Newton

Sir Lawrence Wackett

Sir Lawrence Wackett
n.d.

Louis Kahan AO

Herbert Cole 'Nugget' Coombs

Herbert Cole 'Nugget' Coombs
early 1970s

Louis Kahan AO

Herbert Cole 'Nugget' Coombs

Herbert Cole 'Nugget' Coombs
n.d.

Louis Kahan AO

Sir Frank Packer

Sir Frank Packer
n.d.

Louis Kahan AO

June Dally Watkins

June Dally Watkins
c. 1968 (printed 2017)

Robert McFarlane

Hudson Fysh

Hudson Fysh
1951

Max Dupain OBE

Portrait of Frank Lowy AC

Portrait of Frank Lowy AC
2014

Paul Newton

John Dunn

John Dunn
c. 1880s

an unknown artist

Sir Clive McPherson

Sir Clive McPherson
early 1950s

Sir William Dargie CBE

Listening to Light, Simon Mordant

Listening to Light, Simon Mordant
2015

Chloe Vallance

Patrick Corrigan

Patrick Corrigan
2015

Gary Grealy

A Commissioner of Customs

A Commissioner of Customs "Faithful to Francis" [The Hon. Edward Cohen…

Tom Durkin, The Weekly Times

A Wool Merchant

A Wool Merchant "Colonial John Bull" [Mr Richard Goldsbrough]
1874

Tom Durkin, The Weekly Times

A Vanquished Knight

A Vanquished Knight "Wroth with Kilmore" [The Hon. John O'Shanassy, K.C.M.G.]…

Tom Durkin, The Weekly Times

The Member of the Upper House

The Member of the Upper House "One of the Olden Time" [The Hon. John Alston…

Tom Durkin, The Weekly Times

A Chief Secretary

A Chief Secretary "Blunt, but Honest" [The Hon. James Goodall Francis]
1874

Tom Durkin, The Weekly Times

A Goldfields Member

A Goldfields Member "The Dove of Ararat" [The Hon. William McLellan M.L.A]…

Tom Durkin, The Weekly Times

E. W. Knox

E. W. Knox
1933

Lyndon Dadswell CMG

John Schaeffer AO - art collector and philanthropist

John Schaeffer AO - art collector and philanthropist
2014

Evert Ploeg

Helena Rubinstein in a red brocade Balenciaga gown

Helena Rubinstein in a red brocade Balenciaga gown
1957

Graham Sutherland

On display: Gallery Seven
Donald Gordon Mackay

Donald Gordon Mackay
1998

Judy Cassab AO CBE

Sir Noel Foley

Sir Noel Foley
c. 1985-1990

Brian Dunlop

Binem Grunstein

Binem Grunstein
c. 1948

an unknown artist

"Saide, R.Y.S." Charles Gibson Millar (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1894

Sir Leslie Ward

image not online
NC

Max Schubert
1980

David Simpson

Alfred Simpson

Alfred Simpson
c. 1866

an unknown artist

Portrait of Sir Edgar Coles

Portrait of Sir Edgar Coles
1962

Reinis Zusters

D.A.S. Campbell (David Alexander Stewart Campbell)

D.A.S. Campbell (David Alexander Stewart Campbell)
1963

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir Keith Murdoch

Sir Keith Murdoch
1944

Danila Vassilieff

Frank Beaurepaire

Frank Beaurepaire
n.d.

John Frith

Portrait of David Gonski AC

Portrait of David Gonski AC
2012

Paul Newton

William Walford

William Walford
c. 1873

an unknown artist

3 Mordants

3 Mordants
2011

Adam Cullen

Portrait of Henry Hopkins

Portrait of Henry Hopkins
c. 1845

Thomas Griffiths Wainewright

Mr John Eason

Mr John Eason
1838

W. B. Gould

Maurice Newman

Maurice Newman
1997

Hui Hai Xie

Richard Humphry

Richard Humphry
1997

Hui Hai Xie

Gavin Campbell

Gavin Campbell
1993

Bill Leak

Lawrence Cox

Lawrence Cox
1994

Brian Dunlop

L. Ian Roach

L. Ian Roach
1994

Paul Fitzgerald AM

Dick Smith

Dick Smith
1999 (printed 2012)

Rob Tuckwell

Bert Hinkler

Bert Hinkler
1930s

Nison Tregor

Walter A Gale

Walter A Gale
1917

Boz

Edmund Jowett

Edmund Jowett
1917

Boz

H.B.G Larkin

H.B.G Larkin
1928

L E. Reynolds

T.T. Seppelt

T.T. Seppelt
1923

Tom Glover

David Mitchell

David Mitchell
1903 (later reworked)

Ada Whiting

Robert Carter

Robert Carter
c. 1910

William Johnson

New South Wales State Repatriation Board

New South Wales State Repatriation Board
c. 1920

Frank Neish

Eric McIllree

Eric McIllree
1971

Clifton Pugh AO

Mrs Bonney flying from Australia to South Africa via Siam. Singapore 1937 (full length portrait)

Mrs Bonney flying from Australia to South Africa via Siam. Singapore 1937…

an unknown artist

Mrs Bonney flying from Australia to South Africa via Siam. Singapore 1937 (in her aeroplane,

Mrs Bonney flying from Australia to South Africa via Siam. Singapore 1937…

an unknown artist

Claude Charlick

Claude Charlick
c. 1961

Sir Ivor Hele

Sir Ernest Fisk

Sir Ernest Fisk
n.d. (after 1937)

an unknown artist

Sir Robert Gibson

Sir Robert Gibson
1934

Paul Montford

Simon McKeon

Simon McKeon
2012

Dave Tacon

Frank Beaurepaire

Frank Beaurepaire
c. 1924

Bain News Service

Richard Pratt

Richard Pratt
2003 (printed 2011)

Lorrie Graham

Lang Hancock

Lang Hancock
1980 (printed 2011)

Lorrie Graham

Janet Holmes á Court

Janet Holmes á Court
2001 (printed 2011)

Lorrie Graham

Frank Lowy

Frank Lowy
1998 (printed 2011)

Lorrie Graham

Franco and Amina Belgiorno-Nettis

Franco and Amina Belgiorno-Nettis
1991 (printed 2011)

Gary Ede

Charles Warman Roberts

Charles Warman Roberts
1878

George Baird Shaw

Frederick Cato

Frederick Cato
1932

W B McInnes

Edward Knox Jnr and Thomas Forster Knox.

Edward Knox Jnr and Thomas Forster Knox.
c. 1855

an unknown artist

Edward Knox

Edward Knox
c. 1855

an unknown artist

Sir Lawrence Wackett

Sir Lawrence Wackett
c. 1961

Sir William Dargie CBE

"Dan" (Sir Daniel Cooper) (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1890s

Sir Leslie Ward

Edward Lloyd Jones

Edward Lloyd Jones
c. 1885

Herbert Beecroft

David Jones

David Jones
1853

Henry Robinson Smith

Mervyn Godfrey

Mervyn Godfrey
2009

June Orford, Tim Ainsworth

The Godfrey family of Melways guides

The Godfrey family of Melways guides
2009

Francis Reiss and June Orford, Tim Ainsworth

Gordon and Marilyn Darling

Gordon and Marilyn Darling
1994

Francis Reiss and June Orford

Sir Charles Lloyd Jones

Sir Charles Lloyd Jones
1951

Sir William Dobell OBE

Sir Hudson Fysh

Sir Hudson Fysh
1950

Sir William Dobell OBE

John O'Shanassy

John O'Shanassy
c. 1860

an unknown artist

June Dally-Watkins

June Dally-Watkins
1949 (printed 2008)

Max Dupain OBE

Sir William Gaston Walkley

Sir William Gaston Walkley
1958

William Pidgeon

Portrait of Alfred Simpson

Portrait of Alfred Simpson
c. 1880s

an unknown artist

Shigeo Sawada

Shigeo Sawada
c. 1915

Kan Studios

Patrick Corrigan

Patrick Corrigan
2006

Paul Newton

Steve Irwin

Steve Irwin
2005

Robin Sellick

Sir Frank Packer KBE

Sir Frank Packer KBE
1956

Judy Cassab AO CBE

George Foletta

George Foletta
n.d.

Dickinson Monteath Studio

George Foletta

George Foletta

Sir William Dargie CBE

L. Gordon Darling AC CMG

L. Gordon Darling AC CMG
2006

Jiawei Shen

On display: foyer
Lang Hancock

Lang Hancock
1985

Rennie Ellis

Alan Bond

Alan Bond
1985

Rennie Ellis

Michael Chaney

Michael Chaney
2005

Ingvar Kenne

Sir Ian Potter

Sir Ian Potter
1973

Bryan Westwood

Sir George Fisher

Sir George Fisher
n.d.

Louis Kahan AO

Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch
2005

Ben Baker

Edward Knox

Edward Knox
c. 1927-1929

W B McInnes

image not online
NC

R. M. Williams
1982 (printed 2005)

John Elliott

Portrait of Deborah Vernon Hackett

Portrait of Deborah Vernon Hackett
c. 1908

Florence Ada Fuller

On display: Gallery Eight
Tony and Maureen Wheeler

Tony and Maureen Wheeler
2005

Francis Reiss and June Orford

Colin Preece

Colin Preece
1968

Douglass Baglin

Cyril Henschke in his tasting room at Keyneton

Cyril Henschke in his tasting room at Keyneton
1968

Douglass Baglin

Dick Smith, Sydney

Dick Smith, Sydney
2000 (printed 2004)

John Elliott

Maurice O'Shea

Maurice O'Shea
1951 (printed 2003)

Max Dupain OBE

Samantha Cook

Samantha Cook
c. 2000

Penny Tweedie

Jamie Liddle

Jamie Liddle
c. 2000

Penny Tweedie

Sharon Atkinson-Firebrace

Sharon Atkinson-Firebrace
c. 2000

Penny Tweedie

Dembski Designs (Scerina and Adeliesje/Lenore Dembski)

Dembski Designs (Scerina and Adeliesje/Lenore Dembski)
c. 2000

Penny Tweedie

Don Argus

Don Argus
2004

Peter Wegner

"Sydney" Sir Daniel Cooper (Image plate from Vanity Fair)
1882

Sir Leslie Ward

Robert Holmes a Court

Robert Holmes a Court
c. 1984

Joe Greenberg

Sir Rod Carnegie

Sir Rod Carnegie
c. 1984

Joe Greenberg

Brian Loton, BHP

Brian Loton, BHP

Joe Greenberg

Bill Dix, Ford, Qantas

Bill Dix, Ford, Qantas

Joe Greenberg

Abe Goldberg, Entrad Industries Textiles

Abe Goldberg, Entrad Industries Textiles
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

John Utz, Wormald

John Utz, Wormald
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

Alan Bond

Alan Bond

Joe Greenberg

Rene Rivkin, Stockbroker

Rene Rivkin, Stockbroker

Joe Greenberg

Sir Ron Brierley, IEL

Sir Ron Brierley, IEL

Joe Greenberg

Bob Ansett, Budget

Bob Ansett, Budget

Joe Greenberg

Alex Carmichael, Chairman of Santos - Ansett Director

Alex Carmichael, Chairman of Santos - Ansett Director

Joe Greenberg

John Elliott, IXL - Elders

John Elliott, IXL - Elders

Joe Greenberg

Sir Eric Neal, Boral, Westpac

Sir Eric Neal, Boral, Westpac

Joe Greenberg

Dick Dusseldorp, Lend Lease

Dick Dusseldorp, Lend Lease

Joe Greenberg

Brian Quinn, Coles Myer

Brian Quinn, Coles Myer

Joe Greenberg

Victor Smorgon

Victor Smorgon

Joe Greenberg

Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch
c. 1986

Joe Greenberg

Jim King, Kings Parking

Jim King, Kings Parking
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

Sir Peter Abeles, TNT Ansett

Sir Peter Abeles, TNT Ansett
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

Wolf Blass, Wolf Blass Wines

Wolf Blass, Wolf Blass Wines
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

John David, Davids Holdings, Largest Grocery Wholesalers

John David, Davids Holdings, Largest Grocery Wholesalers

Joe Greenberg

Richard Pratt, Cardboard King

Richard Pratt, Cardboard King
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

Nicholas Whitlam, Head of the NSW Rural Bank

Nicholas Whitlam, Head of the NSW Rural Bank

Joe Greenberg

Larry Adler, F.A.I. Insurance

Larry Adler, F.A.I. Insurance
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

Sir Tris Antico, Pioneer Conrete, Racehorse Owner

Sir Tris Antico, Pioneer Conrete, Racehorse Owner
n.d.

Joe Greenberg

Isi Leibler, Jet-Set Tours

Isi Leibler, Jet-Set Tours

Joe Greenberg

Sir Arvi Parbo, Alcoa - Western Mining

Sir Arvi Parbo, Alcoa - Western Mining

Joe Greenberg

Henry Bosch, National Security Commission

Henry Bosch, National Security Commission

Joe Greenberg

John Spalvin, Adelaide Steamship

John Spalvin, Adelaide Steamship

Joe Greenberg

Russell Goward, Westmex

Russell Goward, Westmex

Joe Greenberg

Brian Walsh, David Jones

Brian Walsh, David Jones

Joe Greenberg

Mr and Mrs R.T. Carter

Mr and Mrs R.T. Carter
c. 1863

Milligan Bros. (Studio)

Sir Ian Potter

Sir Ian Potter
1968

Mark Strizic

Jerry Ellis

Jerry Ellis
1999

Lewis Miller

Brian Loton

Brian Loton
1996

Brian Dunlop

On loan to Trinity College, The University of Melbourne
Sir Arvi Parbo

Sir Arvi Parbo
1992

Brian Dunlop

Sir James Balderstone

Sir James Balderstone
1989

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir James McNeill

Sir James McNeill
1980

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir Ian McLennan

Sir Ian McLennan
c. 1978

Bryan Westwood

Sir Colin Syme

Sir Colin Syme
1970

Judy Cassab AO CBE

Harold Darling

Harold Darling

A D. Colquhoun

Harold Darling

Harold Darling
1951

Sir William Dargie CBE

Essington Lewis

Essington Lewis
1952

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir Lindesay Clark

Sir Lindesay Clark
1973

Clifton Pugh AO

Sir Arvi Parbo

Sir Arvi Parbo
1993

Sir William Dargie CBE

Murray Tyrrell

Murray Tyrrell
1978 (printed 2003)

Jon Lewis

Len Evans

Len Evans
1978 (printed 2003)

Jon Lewis

Hudson Fysh

Hudson Fysh
c. 1950

Max Dupain OBE

Imelda Roche

Imelda Roche
2003

Paul Newton

Study for Portrait of W S Robinson

Study for Portrait of W S Robinson
1952

Sir William Dobell OBE

James Oswald Fairfax

James Oswald Fairfax
c. 1991

Bryan Westwood

On display: Gallery Two
Sir Vincent Fairfax

Sir Vincent Fairfax
1981

Bryan Westwood

Dr Peter Farrell

Dr Peter Farrell
2001

Salvatore Zofrea OAM

Victor Smorgon

Victor Smorgon
2000

Peter Wegner

Sir Norman Coles

Sir Norman Coles

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir Kenneth Coles

Sir Kenneth Coles
c. 1979

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir Edgar Coles

Sir Edgar Coles
c. 1970

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir Arthur Coles

Sir Arthur Coles
c. 1971

Sir William Dargie CBE

Sir George Coles

Sir George Coles
1935

W B McInnes

Sidney Myer

Sidney Myer
1936

Paul Montford

Sir James Hardy

Sir James Hardy
c. 1975 (printed 2002)

Lewis Morley

Major General Paul Cullen

Major General Paul Cullen
2002

Mathew Lynn

George Judah Cohen

George Judah Cohen
1925

George Lambert

Sir Charles Kingsford Smith

Sir Charles Kingsford Smith
1932

Enid Fleming

Captain Ulm

Captain Ulm
1932

Enid Fleming

Sir Charles Kingsford Smith and Captain Charles Ulm

Sir Charles Kingsford Smith and Captain Charles Ulm
1961

Sir William Dargie CBE

Mick Scully, Glebe Island Bridge, Sydney

Mick Scully, Glebe Island Bridge, Sydney
1995 (printed 2000)

David Moore

Thomas Sutcliffe Mort and his wife Theresa

Thomas Sutcliffe Mort and his wife Theresa
c. 1847

an unknown artist, Thomas Wharton

Kenneth Myer DSC AC

Kenneth Myer DSC AC
1985

Michael Meszaros

Brian Croser AO

Brian Croser AO
1998

Kate Gollings

Donald Argus

Donald Argus
1996

Kate Gollings

Victor and Loti Smorgon

Victor and Loti Smorgon
1995 (printed 2001)

Kate Gollings

Sir Albert Victor Jennings

Sir Albert Victor Jennings
1984

Kate Gollings

Barry McDonald

Barry McDonald
1997

Selina Snow

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