Bust of John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow in an arched niche surrounded by bookshelves in the Study at Belton House. John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow (1779-1853) by Joseph Nollekens (1737-1823), Carrerra marble. Belton House, Lincolnshire © National Trust Images/Dennis Gilbert
Bust of John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow in an arched niche surrounded by bookshelves in the Study at Belton House. John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow (1779-1853) by Joseph Nollekens (1737-1823), Carrerra marble. Belton House, Lincolnshire © National Trust Images/Dennis Gilbert

Toolkits

The following toolkits are practical, in-depth guides specially commissioned by the Understanding British Portraits network.

 

 

How to Research a Portrait or Portrait Collection by Dr. Annette Peach 2.15MB

 

How to Develop Learning Programmes and Audience Engagement with Portraits by Dr. Debbie Challis 2.57MB

 

We hope to commission further toolkits in the near future – let us know what you would find most helpful.