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1195 People in group: Profession; Politicians

Joe Chamberlain

1836-1914
Industrialist and politician; MP for Birmingham
Sitter associated with 73 portraits

James Hamilton, 2nd Duke of Abercorn

1838-1913
Politician
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir Richard Thomas Dyke Acland, 15th Bt

1906-1990
Politician and publicist of 'good causes'
Sitter in 12 portraits

(Harold) Richard Adams

1912-1978
Politician and management consultant
Sitter in 5 portraits

William Murdoch Adamson

1881-1945
Politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Hiley Addington

1759-1818
Politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

Victor Olufemi Adebowale, Baron Adebowale

1962-
Politician and Chief Executive of Turning Point
Sitter in 2 portraits

Charles Ainsworth

1874-1956
Politician and Lieutenant-General
Sitter in 5 portraits

Austen Harry Albu

1903-1994
Engineer, politician
Sitter in 6 portraits

Albert Victor Alexander, Earl Alexander of Hillsborough

1885-1965
Politician
Sitter in 30 portraits

Maurice Alexander

1889-1945
Politician
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

James Harry Allason

1912-2011
Lieutenant-Colonel; politican; sportsman;
Sitter in 6 portraits

Sir Ronald Wilberforce Allen

1889-1936
Politician
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir William Allen

1866-1947
Lieutenant-Colonel and politician
Sitter in 3 portraits

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

1964-
Television producer and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

Robert Munro, Baron Alness

1868-1955
Politician
Sitter in 11 portraits

David Patrick Alton, Baron Alton of Liverpool

1951-
Politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Amery

1912-1945
Film director; son of politician Leopold Amery
Sitter in 4 portraits

Charles Dundas, Baron Amesbury

1751-1832
Politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

Gilbert Henry Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby, 1st Earl of Ancaster

1830-1910
Politician; MP for Boston and Rutland
Sitter in 6 portraits

Robert Bertie, 4th Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven

1756-1779
Politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

Janet Anderson

1949-
Politician; MP for Rossendale and Darwen
Sitter in 1 portrait

Andrew Rutherfurd (né Bervie), Lord Rutherfurd

1791-1854
Scottish Lord Advocate; judge and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey

1614-1686
Politician; MP for Dublin City, Radnorshire and Carmarthen; book collector
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir Francis Annesley

1734-1812
Politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

1940-
Politician, author and playwright
Sitter in 2 portraits

George Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll

1823-1900
Politician; Lord Privy Seal and Secretary of State for India; writer on science, religion, and politics
Sitter in 30 portraits

Henry Bennet, 1st Earl of Arlington

1618-1685
Politician; Lord Chamberlain
Sitter in 19 portraits

Robert Armitage

1866-1944
Politician and Lord Mayor of Leeds
Sitter in 2 portraits

Henry Bruce Armstrong

1844-1943
Politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

Hugh Oakeley Arnold-Forster

1855-1909
Politician; Secretary of State for War and MP for Belfast West and Croydon; author
Sitter in 4 portraits

Jack Ashley, Baron Ashley of Stoke

1922-2012
Politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

Thomas Gair Ashton, 1st Baron Ashton-of-Hyde

1855-1933
Politician and Justice of the Peace
Sitter in 7 portraits

(Helen) Violet Bonham Carter (née Asquith), Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury

1887-1969
President of the Liberal Party Organisation; wife of Sir Maurice Bonham Carter; daughter of Herbert Asquith
Sitter associated with 31 portraits

Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor

1879-1964
Politician; MP for Plymouth Sutton and wife of 2nd Viscount Astor; previous wife of R.G. Shaw; daughter of Chiswell Dabney Langhorne
Sitter in 37 portraits

Sir John Jacob Astor

1918-2000
Politician
Sitter in 5 portraits

Hon. Michael Langhorne Astor

1916-1980
Politician
Sitter in 12 portraits

Sir William Atherton

1806-1864
Lawyer and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

Christopher Atkinson

circa 1738-1819
Politician
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

1834-1913
Banker, politician; MP for Maidstone and London University, scientist and writer
Sitter in 23 portraits

Herbert William ('Bert') Bowden, Baron Aylestone

1905-1994
Politician
Sitter in 11 portraits

Acton Smee Ayrton

1816-1886
Politician; MP for Tower Hamlets
Sitter in 5 portraits

Alice Martha Bacon, Baroness Bacon of Leeds and Normanton

1909-1993
Politician; MP for Leeds
Sitter in 16 portraits

Edward Albert Ashton Bagley

1876-1961
Politician
Sitter in 2 portraits

G. Bagnall

Politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

H.S. Baker

Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir John Baker

circa 1489-1558
Speaker of the House of Commons
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

Sir John Baker

1828-1909
Politician and woollen manufacturer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa

1912-1966
Prime Minister of Nigeria
Sitter in 2 portraits

Gerald William Balfour, 2nd Earl of Balfour

1853-1945
Politician and psychical researcher
Sitter in 7 portraits

Harold Harington Balfour, 1st Baron Balfour of Inchrye

1897-1988
Politician
Sitter associated with 24 portraits

Jabez Spencer Balfour

1843-1916
Controversial politician; MP for Tamworth and Burnley
Sitter in 1 portrait

Willett Ball

1873-1962
Editor of the 'Railway Review' and politician
Sitter in 3 portraits

Frederick George Banbury, 1st Baron Banbury of Southam

1850-1936
Politician and stockbroker
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sirimavo Ratwatte Dias Bandaranaike

1916-2000
Sri Lankan Politician; first woman to be elected Prime Minister in the world
Sitter in 2 portraits

Maxwell Richard Ward, 6th Viscount Bangor

1868-1950
Politician and Lieutenant-Colonel
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry Bankes

1757-1834
Politician
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Sir Alexander Bannerman

1788-1864
MP for Aberdeen
Sitter in 1 portrait

George Barclay

circa 1759-1819
Politician and brewer
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Henry Bingham Baring

1804-1869
MP for Marlborough
Sitter in 1 portrait