Portrait paintings on the Staircase at Antony, Cornwall © National Trust Images/Cristian Barnett
Portrait paintings on the Staircase at Antony, Cornwall © National Trust Images/Cristian Barnett

Collections

We’re collaborating with the Culture Grid website in mapping portrait collections throughout Britain. We’re actively gathering collection-level descriptions and invite all public and private collections to take part. Please see the guide below for details on participating.

 

Guide to collections mapping (534kb)

 

 

You can use the box below to search the portrait collections already mapped. Using ‘%’  will  show all collections or broaden searches e.g. ‘portrait%’ will also search for ‘portraiture’.