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71 People in group: Profession; Entertainers and performers

John Agard

1949-
Poet, playwright, performer and anthologist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Arthur Askey

1900-1982
Actor and entertainer
Sitter in 4 portraits

John Astley

died 1821
Equestrian performer; son of Philip Astley
Sitter in 1 portrait

Philip Astley

1742-1814
Equestrian performer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Phineas Taylor Barnum

1810-1891
Showman and businessman
Sitter in 1 portrait

James Beattson

Showman
Sitter in 1 portrait

Cilla Black

1943-
Television presenter and singer
Sitter in 10 portraits

Charles Blondin

1824-1897
Tightrope walker
Sitter in 3 portraits

Katie Boyle (Caterina Irene Elena Maria Imperiali di Francavilla)

1926-
Television presenter, actress and columnist; former wife of Richard Boyle (later 9th Earl of Shannon)
Sitter in 12 portraits

Bernard Braden

1916-1993
Actor and television presenter
Sitter in 2 portraits

Richard D'Oyly Carte

1844-1901
Music impresario and theatre owner
Sitter in 1 portrait

Miss Charmion

active 1898
Trapeze artist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Joseph Clark

died 1696
Contortionist, known as 'the wandering tumour’
Sitter in 1 portrait

Chris Cleverly

Television presenter and barrister
Sitter in 1 portrait

Harry Corbett

1918-1989
Entertainer; creator of 'Sooty'
Sitter in 8 portraits

Angus Deayton

1956-
Television presenter
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ken Dodd

1927-
Entertainer, comedian, singer and actor
Sitter in 4 portraits

Kenny Everett (Maurice James Christopher Cole)

1944-1995
Disc jockey and television personality
Sitter in 1 portrait

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

1965-
Cook, television presenter and columnist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henri Adolphe Franconi

1801-1855
Equestrian performer
Sitter in 1 portrait