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10675 people matching these criteria:

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- profession 'Politics, Government and Diplomacy'

Sir Frederick Ashton

1904-1988
Founder-choreographer and Director of the Royal Ballet
Sitter in 30 portraits

Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor

1879-1964
Conservative politician; MP for Plymouth Sutton; former wife of R.G. Shaw, and later wife of 2nd Viscount Astor; daughter of Chiswell Dabney Langhorne
Sitter in 37 portraits

Clement Attlee

1883-1967
Prime Minister
Sitter in 47 portraits

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

1834-1913
Banker, scientist, writer and politician; MP for Maidstone and London University
Sitter in 24 portraits

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

1897-1977
Prime Minister
Sitter in 42 portraits

Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin

1867-1947
Prime Minister
Sitter in 71 portraits

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour

1848-1930
Prime Minister and philosopher
Sitter in 129 portraits

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

1804-1881
Prime Minister and novelist
Sitter associated with 108 portraits

William Maxwell Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook

1879-1964
Statesman and newspaper proprietor
Sitter in 20 portraits

Tony Benn

1925-2014
Politician; Chairman of the Labour Party
Sitter in 21 portraits

Sir Isaiah Berlin

1909-1997
Philosopher and political theorist
Sitter in 11 portraits

Aneurin Bevan

1897-1960
Editor of 'Tribune' and Labour politician; MP for Ebbw Vale and Minister of Health; husband of Jennie Lee
Sitter in 32 portraits

Ernest Bevin

1881-1951
General Secretary of the Transport and General Workers Union and politician; MP for Wandsworth Central and Woolwich East
Sitter associated with 59 portraits

Tony Blair

1953-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 14 portraits

Simon Bolivar

1783-1830
'The Liberator'; South American revolutionary leader
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Bright

1811-1889
Statesman and orator
Sitter associated with 94 portraits

Vera Brittain

1893-1970
Writer, pacifist and feminist
Sitter in 25 portraits

Gordon Brown

1951-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 7 portraits

George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham

1592-1628
Courtier; favourite of James I
Sitter associated with 49 portraits

George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham

1628-1687
Statesman and dramatist
Sitter in 14 portraits