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(Hugo) Alvar Henrik Aalto (1898-1976), Finnish architect. 1 Portrait

Richard Ithamar Aaron (1901-1987), Professor of Philosophy. 1 Portrait

Reverend Aaron (born 1695), Indian-born preacher. 2 Portraits

Ruth Hughes Aarons (1910-1980), Table tennis champion. 3 Portraits

Sir Carl Douglas Aarvold (1907-1991), Judge and Recorder of London. 3 Portraits

Abbas II (1874-1944), Khedive of Egypt and Sudan, 1892-1914. 1 Portrait

James Abbe (1883-1973), American photographer. 4 Portraits

Michael Abbensetts (1938-), Playwright. 1 Portrait

Lady Ursula Helen Abbey (née Cairns) (1899-1988), Wife of John Roland Abbey; daughter of 4th Earl of Cairns. 4 Portraits

Edwin Austin Abbey (1852-1911), American illustrator and painter. 5 Portraits

Sir George Abbiss (1884-1966), Police commissioner. 6 Portraits

Dame Elsie Myrtle Abbot (1907-1983), Third Secretary, HM Treasury. 1 Portrait

George Abbot (1562-1633), Archbishop of Canterbury. 22 Portraits

Mordecai Abbot (1657-1700), Receiver General of the customs. 1 Portrait

Robert Abbot (1560-1617), Bishop of Salisbury. 14 Portraits

Russ Abbot (Russell Roberts) (1947-), Comedian. 1 Portrait

William Abbot, of Canterbury. 1 Portrait

William Abbot (1789-1843), Actor. 5 Portraits

Hon. Charles Stuart Anthony Rowland Abbott (1909-1928), Son of 4th Baron Tenterden. 2 Portraits

David Abbott (1938-2014), Advertising agency director. 1 Portrait

Diane Julie Abbott (1953-), Labour politician; MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington. 4 Portraits

Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838-1926), Teacher and scholar. 3 Portraits

Eric Symes Abbott (1906-1983), Dean of Westminster. 4 Portraits

Sir Frederick Abbott (1805-1892), Army officer in the East India Company. 1 Portrait

Henry Pryor Almon Abbott (1881-1945), American Anglican Bishop of Lexington, Kentucky. 1 Portrait

Herbert Edward Stacy Abbott (1855-1939), Colonel. 4 Portraits

Sir James Abbott (1807-1896), General. 1 Portrait

Lemuel Francis Abbott (circa 1760-1802), Portrait painter. 1 Portrait

William Abbott (1891-1963), Mechanical engineer. 1 Portrait

Elva Abbott-Watt (née Clare-Gibson) (circa 1917-1977), Wife of Samuel Abbott-Watt. 6 Portraits

Ibrahim Abboud (1900-1983), Sudanese army officer and politician. 1 Portrait

Jaurar Ben Abdallah (active mid 17th century), Lord Chamberlain, privy seal and Prime Minister to the Emperor of Morocco. 1 Portrait

Abdul Hamid II, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (1842-1918), Reigned 1876-1909. 1 Portrait

Alhaji Abdulmalik, Nigerian High Commissioner. 2 Portraits

Abdülmecid I, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (1823-1861), Reigned 1839-1861. 1 Portrait

Abdur Rahman Khan, Emir of Afghanistan (died 1901), Reigned 1880-1901. 1 Portrait

(Helen) Diana (née Bridgeman), Lady Abdy (1907-1967), Fashion leader; wife of Sir Robert Henry Abdy; daughter of 5th Earl of Bradford. 6 Portraits

Hariot (née Alston), Lady Abdy (1819-1877), Wife of Sir Thomas Neville Abdy, 1st Bt; daughter of Rowland Alston. 2 Portraits

Iya (née de Gay), Lady Abdy (1897-1993), Socialite; first wife of Sir Robert Abdy, 5th Bt; daughter of George de Gay. 4 Portraits

Arthur William à Beckett (1844-1909), Humorist. 1 Portrait

Gilbert Abbott à Beckett (1811-1856), Comic writer. 1 Portrait

Sir Frederick Augustus Abel, 1st Bt (1827-1902), Chemist and explosives expert. 8 Portraits

Karl Friedrich Abel (1723-1787), Composer and concert impresario. 5 Portraits

Robert ('Bobby') Abel (1857-1936), Cricketer. 1 Portrait

Eduardo Abela (1892-1965), Cuban painter and caricaturist. 1 Portrait

Arthur Lawrence Abelc (1895-1978), Consulting surgeon. 2 Portraits

Sir George Edmond Brackenbury Abell (1904-1989), First civil service commissioner. 1 Portrait

Sir Westcott Stile Abell (1877-1961), Naval architect and surveyor. 2 Portraits

William Abell (active 1640), Alderman of London. 5 Portraits

Lady May Helen Emma Abel Smith (née Cambridge) (1906-1994), Wife of Sir Henry Abel Smith; daughter of 1st Earl of Athlone and Princess Alice of Albany; great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria. 28 Portraits

Desmond Abel Smith (1892-1974), Major and director. 5 Portraits

Sir Edward Michael Conolly Abel Smith (1899-1985), Vice-Admiral. 10 Portraits

Sir Henry Abel Smith (1900-1993), Army officer and colonial administrator. 7 Portraits

Reginald Henry Macaulay Abel Smith (1890-1964), Captain and High Sheriff of Hertfordshire. 2 Portraits

Charles Benjamin Bright McLaren, 1st Baron Aberconway (1850-1934), Barrister, industrialist and politician. 10 Portraits

Christabel Mary Melville (née Macnaghten), Lady Aberconway (1890-1974), Art collector; wife of 2nd Baron Aberconway. 1 Portrait

Charles Melville McLaren, 3rd Baron Aberconway (1913-2003), Barrister and company director. 19 Portraits

Ann Lindsay (née Aymer), Lady Aberconway, Second wife of 3rd Baron Aberconway. 3 Portraits

James Hamilton, 1st Duke of Abercorn (1811-1885), Landowner and politician; Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. 13 Portraits

Louisa Jane (née Russell), Duchess of Abercorn (1812-1905), Wife of 1st Duke of Abercorn; daughter of 6th Duke of Bedford. 6 Portraits

James Hamilton, 2nd Duke of Abercorn (1838-1913), Politician; MP and Diplomat. 5 Portraits

James Albert Edward Hamilton, 3rd Duke of Abercorn (1869-1953), Soldier and politician, Governor of Northern Ireland. 13 Portraits

James Edward Hamilton, 4th Duke of Abercorn (1904-1979), Army officer and Member of Government of Northern Ireland. 8 Portraits

Mary Kathleen (née Crichton), Duchess of Abercorn (1905-1990), Mistress of the Robes to Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother; wife of 4th Duke of Abercorn; daughter of Henry William Crichton, Viscount Crichton. 3 Portraits

George Francis Abercrombie (1896-1978), Surgeon-Captain. 2 Portraits

John Abercrombie (1780-1844), Physician. 1 Portrait

Lascelles Abercrombie (1881-1938), Poet and critic. 2 Portraits

Nigel James Abercrombie (1908-1986), Freelance writer and Professor of French. 1 Portrait

Sir (Leslie) Patrick Abercrombie (1879-1957), Architect and town planner. 6 Portraits

John Abercromby, 5th Baron Abercromby (1841-1924), Archaeologist. 1 Portrait

Alexander Abercromby, Lord Abercromby (1745-1795), Lord Commissioner of Justiciary for Scotland. 1 Portrait

Hon. Diamond Evelyn Violet Abercromby (née Hardinge) (1900-1927), Daughter of 1st Baron Hardinge of Penshurst. 6 Portraits

Sir George Abercromby Abercromby, 4th Bt (1750-1831), Advocate. 1 Portrait

Sir John Abercromby (1772-1817), General. 4 Portraits

Sir Ralph Abercromby (1734-1801), General. 15 Portraits

Henry Austin Bruce, 1st Baron Aberdare (1815-1895), Politician, Home Secretary and Lord President of the Council. 11 Portraits

Henry Campbell Bruce, 2nd Baron Aberdare (1851-1929), Academic. 3 Portraits

Constance Mary (née Beckett), Lady Aberdare (1855-1932), Wife of 2nd Baron Aberdare; daughter of Hamilton Beckett. 1 Portrait

Clarence Napier Bruce, 3rd Baron Aberdare (1885-1957), Military officer, cricketer and tennis player. 12 Portraits

Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare (1919-2005), Deputy Speaker of the House of Lords. 1 Portrait

Maud Helen Sarah Bruce (née Dashwood), Lady Aberdare (1924-2007), Wife of 4th Baron Aberdare; daughter of Sir John Dashwood, 10th Bt. 1 Portrait

George Hamilton Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784-1860), Prime Minister. 47 Portraits

Catherine Elizabeth Gordon (née Hamilton), Countess of Aberdeen (1784-1812), Wife of 4th Earl of Aberdeen. 1 Portrait

Mary (née Baillie), Countess of Aberdeen (1814-1900), Daughter of George Baillie; wife of 5th Earl of Aberdeen. 3 Portraits

John Campbell Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (1847-1934), Statesman. 23 Portraits

Dame Ishbel Maria (née Marjoribanks), Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair (1857-1939), Promoter and patron of social service enterprises. 16 Portraits

George Gordon, 2nd Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (1879-1965), Businessman and Justice of the Peace. 10 Portraits

Mary Florence Gordon (née Clixby), Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair (1857-1937), Former wife of Edward Shepherd Cockayne, and later wife of 2nd Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair; daughter of Joseph Clixby. 8 Portraits

Dudley Gladstone Gordon, 3rd Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (1883-1972), Engineer. 11 Portraits

William Nevill, 1st Marquess of Abergavenny (1826-1915), Statesman. 9 Portraits

Caroline (née Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone), Marchioness of Abergavenny (1826-1892), Wife of 1st Marquess of Abergavenny; daughter of Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, 2nd Bt. 1 Portrait

Mary Frances (née Nevill), Marchioness of Abergavenny (1869-1954), Former wife of 3rd Viscount Hardinge, and later wife of 3rd Marquess of Abergavenny; daughter of Hon. Ralph Nevill. 2 Portraits

Isabel Nellie Larnach-Nevill (née Larnach), Marchioness of Abergavenny (died 1953), Daughter of James Walker Larnach; wife of 4th Marquess of Abergavenny. 1 Portrait

John Henry Guy Nevill, 5th Marquess Abergavenny (1914-2000), Company director. 1 Portrait

Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny (1755-1843), Secretary to the Treasury and politician; MP for Seaford and Monmouthshire. 2 Portraits

Caroline (née Leeke), Countess of Abergavenny (died 1873), Wife of 4th Earl of Abergavenny; daughter of Ralph Leeke. 1 Portrait

John Abernethy (1680-1740), Dissenting minister. 3 Portraits

John Abernethy (1764-1831), Surgeon and teacher. 10 Portraits

Charles Coupar Barrie, 1st Baron Abertay (1875-1940), Politician and businessman. 2 Portraits

Ola Abidogun (1993-), Sprinter; London 2012 Olympic aspirant. 1 Portrait

Montague Bertie, 6th Earl of Abingdon (1808-1884), Politician; MP for Oxfordshire. 1 Portrait

Montagu Arthur Bertie, 7th Earl of Abingdon (1836-1928). 1 Portrait

James Scarlett, 1st Baron Abinger (1769-1844), Chief Baron of the Exchequer. 14 Portraits

Elizabeth (née Steere), Lady Abinger (circa 1802-1886), Former wife of Henry John Ridley, and later second wife of 1st Baron Abinger; daughter of Lee Steere Steere. 1 Portrait

William Frederick Scarlett, 3rd Baron Abinger (1826-1892), Army officer and landowner. 1 Portrait

Helen (née Magruder), Lady Abinger (died 1915), Wife of 3rd Baron Abinger; daughter of George Allan Magruder. 1 Portrait

Lila Lucy Catherine Mary (née White), Lady Abinger (died 1941), Former wife of Kammerherr C.E. de Geijer ,and later wife of 5th Baron Abinger; daughter of Sir William A. White. 7 Portraits

Jean Marguerite (née Japy), Lady Abinger (1869-1954), Former wife of Adolphe Steinheil, and later wife of 6th Baron Abinger; daughter of Edouard Japy. 2 Portraits

Hugh Richard Scarlett, 7th Baron Abinger (1878-1943), Lieutenant-Colonel. 1 Portrait

James Richard Scarlett, 8th Baron Abinger (1914-2002), Lieutenant-Colonel. 8 Portraits

Frances Abington (née Barton) (1737-1815), Actress. 17 Portraits

Hayward Seller Ablewhite, American Anglican Bishop of Marquette, Michigan. 1 Portrait

Sir William de Wiveleslie Abney (1843-1920), Photographic scientist and education official. 5 Portraits

Baron Abo, Admiral. 1 Portrait

Edmond François Valentin About (1828-1885), Novelist, publicist and journalist. 3 Portraits

Charles John Abraham (1814-1903), Bishop of Wellington, New Zealand. 1 Portrait

Charles Thomas Abraham (1857-1945), Bishop Suffragan of Derby. 1 Portrait

Sir Edward Abraham (1913-1999), Pathologist. 1 Portrait

Fahrid Murray Abraham (1939-), Actor. 1 Portrait

Gerald Ernest Heal Abraham (1904-1988), Musicologist. 1 Portrait

James Johnston Abraham (1876-1963), Surgeon and writer. 9 Portraits

Sir John Bradley Abraham (1881-1945), Civil servant. 6 Portraits

Juliet Jane Margaretta Abraham (née Moynihan) (1934-), Wife of Thomas Edwin Bidwell Abraham; daughter of 2nd Baron Moynihan. 1 Portrait

Philip Selwyn Abraham (1897-1955), Bishop of Newfoundland. 1 Portrait

William Abraham (1840-1915), Irish politician; MP for several constituencies. 1 Portrait

Sir William Ernest Victor Abraham (1897-1980), Major-General. 11 Portraits

Sir Adolphe Abrahams (1883-1967), Consulting physician. 7 Portraits

George Abrahams (circa 1800-1867), Pastor of Providence Chapel, City Road, London. 1 Portrait

Gerald Abrahams (1907-1980), Barrister, lecturer and author. 6 Portraits

Harold Maurice Abrahams (1899-1978), Athlete and Olympic 100 metres Champion. 4 Portraits

Ivor Abrahams (1935-2015), Artist. 3 Portraits

Sir Lionel Abrahams (1869-1919), Financial secretary. 1 Portrait

Sir Sidney Solomon Abrahams (1885-1957), Colonial judicial administrator; athlete. 12 Portraits

Sir Martin Arnold Abrahamson (1870-1962), Director. 1 Portrait

Sir George Stewart Abram (1866-1928), Physician; Mayor of Reading. 4 Portraits

Mark Alexander Abrams (Max Alexander Abramowitz) (1906-1994), Social scientist. 1 Portrait

Dannie Abse (1923-2014), Poet; doctor; author and playwright. 3 Portraits

Leo Abse (1917-2008), Politician, lawyer and writer. 11 Portraits

Abu Bakar, Sultan of Johore (1833-1895), Sultan of Johore. 1 Portrait

Frederick Christian Accum (1769-1838), Chemist. 2 Portraits

King Achaius of Scotland (died 819), Reigned 787-819. 1 Portrait

Andreas Achenbach (1815-1910), Landscape and marine painter; Brother of Oswald Achenbach. 1 Portrait

Oswald Achenbach (1827-1905), Landscape painter; Brother of Andreas Achenbach. 1 Portrait

Archibald Brabazon Sparrow Acheson, 4th Earl of Gosford (1841-1922), Vice-Chamberlain to Queen Alexandra. 1 Portrait

Dean Acheson (1893-1971), American lawyer. 6 Portraits

Sir Donald Acheson (1926-2010), Chief Medical Officer. 1 Portrait

Edward Campion Acheson (1858-1934), Bishop of Connecticut. 2 Portraits

Sir James Glasgow Acheson (1889-1973), Colonial administrator. 3 Portraits

Johnson Hamilton Acheson, Rector, All Souls, Langham Place. 8 Portraits

Janet Achurch (1864-1916), Actress. 1 Portrait

Kathy Acker (née Lehman) (1944?-1997), Writer and performance artist. 2 Portraits

Joe Randolph Ackerley (1896-1967), Writer and editor. 7 Portraits

Rudolph Ackermann (1764-1834), Publisher. 1 Portrait

Rodney Ackland (1908-1991), Actor and playwright. 16 Portraits

Roger Ackling (1947-), Artist. 1 Portrait

Desmond James Conrad Ackner, Baron Ackner (1920-2006), Judge. 1 Portrait

Dame (Dorothy) Elizabeth ('Betty') Ackroyd (1910-1987), Civil servant and consumer rights campaigner. 6 Portraits

Sir Cuthbert Lowell Ackroyd, 1st Bt (1892-1973), Lord Mayor of London. 4 Portraits

Norman Ackroyd (1938-), Artist. 3 Portraits

Peter Ackroyd (1949-), Novelist, biographer and critic. 1 Portrait

William Ackroyd. 1 Portrait

Aino Ackté (1876-1944), Opera singer. 1 Portrait

Anne Stella (née Alford), Lady Acland, Wife of Sir Richard Thomas Dyke Acland, 15th Bt. 3 Portraits

Arthur Henry Dyke Acland (1811-1857), Son of Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, 10th Bt. 4 Portraits

Sir Arthur Herbert Dyke Acland, 13th Bt (1847-1926), Politician and educational reformer. 2 Portraits

Audrey Acland, Actress. 1 Portrait

Hon. Beatrice Danvers Acland (née Smith) (1864-1942), Wife of Alfred Dyke Acland; daughter of William Henry Smith and 1st Viscountess Hambleden. 3 Portraits

Sir Charles Thomas Dyke Acland, 12th Bt (1842-1919). 2 Portraits

Lady Christian Henrietta Caroline ('Harriet') Acland (née Fox, Fox-Strangways) (1750-1815), Diarist. 3 Portraits

Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1st Bt (1815-1900), Physician. 7 Portraits

John Dyke Acland (1746-1778), Soldier and politician. 2 Portraits

John Dyke Acland (1863-1944), Justice of the Peace. 1 Portrait

Lawford Acland (1811-1898), Solicitor and Justice of the Peace. 1 Portrait

Lawford Maclean Acland (1852?-1932), Civil engineer; son of Lawford Acland. 2 Portraits

Lydia Elizabeth (née Hoare), Lady Acland (1786-1856), Wife of Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, 10th Bt. 6 Portraits

Mary Acland. 1 Portrait

Peter Bevil Edward Acland (1902-1993), Brigadier. 1 Portrait

Richard Dyke Acland (1881-1954), Bishop of Bombay. 1 Portrait

Sir Richard Thomas Dyke Acland, 15th Bt (1906-1990), Politician; founding member of the British Common Wealth Party. 12 Portraits

Robina Jemima Acland (circa 1825-1913), Wife of Lawford Acland. 1 Portrait

Sarah Angelina Acland (1849-1930), Photographer; daughter of Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, 10th Bt (1787-1871), Philanthropist. 5 Portraits

Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, 11th Bt (1809-1898), Politician and educational reformer. 6 Portraits

Acland. 1 Portrait

Reginald Henry Dyke Acland-Troyte, Licentiate, Dioceses of Bath. 1 Portrait

Thomas Acocks (active 1844). 1 Portrait

Jacapo Aconcio (Jacopus Acontius) (circa 1520-1566 or 1567), Theologian and military engineer. 1 Portrait

Carlos Acosta (1973-), Ballet dancer. 1 Portrait

Simon Acosta (died 1570), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Neeomi ('Speedy') Acquaye (1931-1993), Percussionist. 1 Portrait

Louis Victor Arthur des Acres, 6th Marquis de l'Aigle of Porte (1809-1893), Husband of Eliza Sartoris. 1 Portrait

John Acton, 1st Baron Acton (1834-1902), Historian and moralist. 3 Portraits

Richard Maximilian Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton (1870-1924), Diplomat. 7 Portraits

Alfredo Acton (1867-1934), Chief of General Staff of Italian Navy Fleet and Vice-Admiral. 1 Portrait

Sir Edward Acton (1865-1945), Judge. 2 Portraits

Sir Harold Mario Mitchell Acton (1904-1994), Author. 5 Portraits

Sir John Francis Edward Acton, 6th Bt (1736-1811), Prime Minister of Naples. 2 Portraits

Rosemary Acton (née Charlton), Wife of Hampden Antony Greer Acton; daughter of Sir Edward Francis Benedict Charlton. 1 Portrait

Miss Acton, Daughter of 2nd Baron Acton. 4 Portraits

Mrs Acton. 2 Portraits

Sir Keith Courtney Acutt (1909-1986), Businessman. 5 Portraits

Bernard Acworth (1885-1963), Captain. 3 Portraits

Donald George Acworth (1902-1971), Businessman. 1 Portrait

Sir William Mitchell Acworth (1850-1925), Barrister. 3 Portraits

Alexander Adair (1743-1834). 2 Portraits

Sir Allan Henry Shafto Adair (1897-1988), Major-General. 4 Portraits

Allan Shafto Adair (1836-1902), Army officer and Justice of the Peace. 1 Portrait

Arthur Robin Adair (1913-1981), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

James Adair (died 1798), Recorder of London, Chief Justice of Chester, politician and King's Sergeant. 3 Portraits

Sir Robert Adair (1763-1855), Diplomat. 7 Portraits

William Adair. 1 Portrait

Prince Adalbert of Prussia (1884-1948), Naval officer; son of Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia. 1 Portrait

Alexander Adam (1741-1809), Rector of High School in Edinburgh; writer. 1 Portrait

Sir Charles Adam (1790-1853), Admiral. 1 Portrait

Sir Charles Elphinstone Adam, 1st Bt (1859-1922), Landowner, barrister; Lord Lieutenant of Kinross-shire and army officer. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth (née Brydone), Lady Adam (died 1871), Wife of Sir Charles Adam; daughter of Patrick Brydone. 1 Portrait

Emily Eliza Adam (née Wyllie) (1838-1906), Wife of William Patrick Adam; daughter of Sir William Wyllie. 1 Portrait

Sir Frank Forbes Adam, 1st Bt (1846-1926), Industrialist. 4 Portraits

Sir Frederick Adam (1781-1853), General. 1 Portrait

(David Stuart) Gordon Adam (1927-1995), Director of Barclay's Bank Ltd. 1 Portrait

Hon. Irene Constance Adam (née Lawley) (1889-1976), Wife of Colin Gurdon Forbes Adam; daughter of 3rd Baron Wenlock. 1 Portrait

John Adam (1721-1792), Architect; eldest of the Adam brothers. 1 Portrait

Sir Ken Adam (1921-), Film production designer. 1 Portrait

Neil Kensington Adam (1891-1973), Professor of chemistry. 4 Portraits

Robert Adam (1728-1792), Architect. 2 Portraits

Sir Ronald Forbes Adam, 2nd Bt (1885-1982), Army officer; Director-General of the British Council and President of the United Nations Association. 9 Portraits

William Adam (1751-1839), Scottish barrister, politician and judge. 6 Portraits

William Patrick Adam (1823-1881), Politician and administrator in India. 5 Portraits

Professor Adam (active 1840), American slavery abolitionist. 6 Portraits

John George Adami (1862-1926), Pathologist. 3 Portraits

John Jackson Adams, 1st Baron Adams (1890-1960), Industrialist. 3 Portraits

Abigail Brown Adams (née Brooks) (1808-1889), Wife of of Charles Francis Adams, Sr; daughter of Peter Chardon Brooks. 1 Portrait

Aileen Kirkpatrick Adams (1923-), Anaesthetist. 6 Portraits

Alison Rose Adams (née Bradford) (1939-), Wife of James Ronald Creigton Adams; daughter of Sir Edward Bradford, 3rd Bt. 2 Portraits

Sir Arthur Robert Adams (1861-1937), Colonial administrator. 3 Portraits

Bernard Adams (1884-1965), Painter. 1 Portrait

Caroline Adams (died 1889), Actress and dancer. 2 Portraits

Charles Francis Adams Sr (1807-1886), Lawyer, politician, diplomat and writer. 3 Portraits

Charles Kingsley Adams (1899-1971), Director of the National Portrait Gallery. 1 Portrait

Daniel Adams, Secretary, Society for Constitutional Information. 1 Portrait

David Morgan Adams (1875-1942), Politician and solider. 8 Portraits

Diana Adams (1926-1993), Ballerina. 1 Portrait

Donald Adams (1928-1996), Opera singer. 1 Portrait

Douglas Noel Adams (1952-2001), Writer. 1 Portrait

Edward Hamlyn Adams (1777-1842), Politician; MP for Carmarthenshire. 1 Portrait

Eileen Adams, Model. 2 Portraits

Ena Adams, Huntswoman; daughter of Norman Adams. 4 Portraits

Sir Ernest Charles Adams (1886-1974), Politician. 7 Portraits

Fiona Adams (1935-), Photographer. 2 Portraits

Gerry Adams (1948-), Politician; President of Sinn Féin. 1 Portrait

Gilbert Adams (1906-1996), Photographer. 1 Portrait

Henry George Homer Adams (1879-1960), Captain. 4 Portraits

Ida Adams (circa 1888-1960), Actress and singer. 2 Portraits

John ('Jack') Adams (active 17th century), Professor of celestial Sciences. 1 Portrait

James Adams, Golfer. 2 Portraits

James Edward Adams (active 1865-1887), Surgeon. 1 Portrait

James W.R. Adams (died 1969), President of Town Planning Institute. 1 Portrait

John Adams (1735-1826), President of the United States; signer of the Declaration of Independence. 1 Portrait

John Adams (circa 1758-1804), Lieutenant and riding master. 1 Portrait

John Couch Adams (1819-1892), Astronomer and mathematician. 2 Portraits

John Harold Adams (1918-2008), Rear-Admiral. 1 Portrait

Lawrence Adams, Canadian dancer. 1 Portrait

Marcus Adams (1875-1959), Photographer. 7 Portraits

Sir Maurice Edward Adams (1901-1982), Civil engineer in Chief of the Admiralty. 2 Portraits

Sir Maurice Henry Adams (1908-1992), Surgeon Major and Rear-Admiral. 1 Portrait

(Adrian) Neil Adams (1958-), Judo champion and coach. 1 Portrait

Nicola Virginia Adams (1982-), Olympic boxer. 1 Portrait

Norman Adams, Huntsman. 3 Portraits

Philomena Adams (née Simmons) (1924-), Former wife of Sir Cuthbert de Hoghton 12th Bt, and later wife of Richard Graham Adams. 3 Portraits

(Harold) Richard Adams (1912-1978), Politician and management consultant. 5 Portraits

Richard George Adams (1920-), Novelist. 2 Portraits

Robert Adams (1906-1965), Actor. 1 Portrait

Samuel Adams (1722-1803), Signer of the Declaration of Independence. 1 Portrait

Samuel Trerice Adams (1858-1936), Vicar of St Sepulchre and Honorary Canon of Ely and Cambridge Cathedral. 1 Portrait

Sarah Flower Adams (1805-1848), Poet and hymn writer. 1 Portrait

Sir Theodore Samuel Adams (1885-1961), Colonial civil servant. 3 Portraits

T.J.B. Adams, Chairman of Hope Brothers and Hector Power. 2 Portraits

Tony Alexander Adams (1966-), Footballer and Football Manager. 1 Portrait

(Samuel) Vyvyan Trerice Adams (1900-1951), Major and Politician. 7 Portraits

Sir Walter Adams (1906-1975), University administrator. 6 Portraits

Walter Robert Adams (1877-1957), Archbishop of Yukon. 1 Portrait

Wes Adams, American cabaret dancer. 1 Portrait

William Adams (1748-1837), Potter. 1 Portrait

William Adams (1772-1851), Lawyer and diplomatist. 3 Portraits

William Adams (1814-1848), Church of England clergyman and author. 1 Portrait

William Adams (1820-1900), Surgeon. 1 Portrait

William Davenport Adams (1851-1904), Journalist and compiler of reference works. 1 Portrait

William George Stewart Adams (1874-1966), Political scientist and college head. 1 Portrait

William Leslie Graham Adams (1901-1963), Rear-Admiral. 3 Portraits

Judge Adams (active 1683), Judge. 3 Portraits

Harry George Adams-Connor (1859-1939), Captain; son of G.H. Connor. 3 Portraits

Alexander Adamson (died 1888), Brother of Robert Adamson. 1 Portrait

Mrs Alexander Adamson. 1 Portrait

Estelle Inez Ommanney Adamson (1910-1990), Director of Nursing, St Thomas' Hospital. 1 Portrait

Horation George Adamson (1865-1955), Dermatologist. 1 Portrait

James Wilfred Adamson (died 1970), Businessman, founder of the British Paints Organisation. 1 Portrait

Jennie Laurel Adamson (née Johnston) (1882-1962), Politician; MP for Dartford and Bexley. 1 Portrait

John Adamson (1810-1870), Chemist; brother of Robert Adamson. 1 Portrait

John Adamson (1886-1969), Chartered accountant. 1 Portrait

Joy-Frederike Victoria Adamson (1910-1980), Naturalist. 4 Portraits

Melville Adamson, Sister of Robert Adamson. 1 Portrait

Robert Adamson (1821-1848), Pioneer photographer. 3 Portraits

Robert Adamson (active 1850s), Head-gardener at Balcarres Estate, Fife. 1 Portrait

William Adamson (1863-1936), Politician, Chairman of the Parliamentary Labour Party and Secretary of State for Scotland. 14 Portraits

William Murdoch Adamson (1881-1945), Politician; MP for Cannock. 1 Portrait

Fleur Adcock (1934-), Poet. 1 Portrait

Sir Frank Ezra Adcock (1886-1968), Historian of Greece and Rome. 6 Portraits

(Arthur) St John Adcock (1864-1930), Literary critic. 2 Portraits

Ferdinando d'Adda (1649-1719), Cardinal and Papal Legate. 3 Portraits

Dawn Addams (1930-1985), Actress. 2 Portraits

Hon. James Granville Adderley (1861-1942), Rector of St Edmund's the King with St Nicholas. 4 Portraits

William Forrester Addie (born 1851), Mayor of Welshpool. 4 Portraits

John Gellibrand Hubbard, 1st Baron Addington (1805-1889), Politician, merchant and fiscal reformer; Director of Bank of England. 4 Portraits

Egerton Hubbard Addington, 2nd Baron Addington (1842-1915), Politician and merchant. 5 Portraits

John Gellibrand Hubbard, 3rd Baron Addington (1883-1966), Mayor of Buckingham. 5 Portraits

Hon. Charles John Addington (1832-1903), Army officer; son of 2nd Viscount Sidmouth. 1 Portrait

John Hiley Addington (1759-1818), Politician; MP for several constituencies. 2 Portraits

Rupert Hiley Priaulx Addington (1898-1989), Major. 3 Portraits

Sir William Addington (1728-1811), Magistrate at Bow Street. 4 Portraits

Richard Addinsell (1904-1977), Composer. 5 Portraits

Trevor Addinsell, Army officer. 1 Portrait

Sir Charles Stewart Addis (1861-1945), Banker and government adviser; Director of the Bank of England. 10 Portraits

Sir William Addis (1901-1978), Colonial administrator. 4 Portraits

Christopher Addison, 1st Viscount Addison (1869-1951), Statesman. 20 Portraits

Christopher Addison, 2nd Viscount Addison (1904-1976), Director. 4 Portraits

Michael Addison, 3rd Viscount Addison (1914-1992), Civil servant. 2 Portraits

Kathleen Addison (née Wand), Viscountess Addison, Wife of 3rd Viscount Addison. 4 Portraits

William Matthew Wand Addison, 4th Viscount Addison (1945-), Son of 3rd Viscount Addison. 2 Portraits

Sir Albert Percy Addison (1875-1952), Admiral and Director of Admiralty dock yards. 4 Portraits

Carlotta Addison (Mrs Charles La Trobe) (1849-1914), Actress. 7 Portraits

Charlotte Addison (née Myddleton) (baptised 1680-1731), Wife of Joseph Addison (1672-1719). 1 Portrait

D'Arcy Wentworth Addison (1872-1955), Tasmanian civil servant. 1 Portrait

Edward Barker Addison (1898-1987), Air Vice-Marshal. 1 Portrait

Jacqueline Faith Addison (1944-), Daughter of 2nd Viscount Addison. 3 Portraits

John Addison (1920-1998), Composer. 1 Portrait

Joseph Addison (1672-1719), Essayist and poet. 24 Portraits

Lancelot Addison (1632-1703), Dean of Lichfield. 1 Portrait

Laura Addison (née Wilmshurst) (1822-1852), Actress. 1 Portrait

Hon. Paul Wand Addison. 1 Portrait

Sarah Louise Addison (1971-). 1 Portrait

William Addy (baptised 1618?-1695?), Stenographer and writing-master. 3 Portraits

Michael Edward Adeane, Baron Adeane (1910-1984), Private secretary to Queen Elizabeth II. 3 Portraits

Lady Edith Isabella Adeane (née Dalzell) (1843-1909), Wife of Edward Stanley Adeane; daughter of 10th Earl of Carnwath. 1 Portrait

Charles Robert Whorwood Adeane (1863-1943), Justice of the Peace and Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire. 4 Portraits

Kathleen Hamet (née Dunn), Lady Adeane, Former wife of Peter Higgins and second wife of Sir Robert Adeane. 3 Portraits

Madeline Pamela Constance Blanche Adeane (née Wyndham) (1871-1941), Daughter of Hon. Percy Scawen Wyndham; wife of Charles Adeane. 6 Portraits

Sir Robert Philip Wyndham Adeane (1905-1979), Businessman and art collector. 9 Portraits

Victor Olufemi Adebowale, Baron Adebowale (1962-), Politician and Chief Executive of Turning Point. 2 Portraits

Ambrose Adekoya Campbell (1919-2006), Singer, guitarist, percussionist, composer and bandleader. 1 Portrait

Queen Adelaide (Princess Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen) (1792-1849), Queen of William IV. 31 Portraits

Adele (Adele Laurie Blue Adkins) (1988-), Singer and songwriter. 1 Portrait

Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Duchess of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg (1835-1900), Wife of Frederick VIII, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg; daughter of Ernst, 4th Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. 5 Portraits

Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967), Federal German Chancellor. 1 Portrait

Walter Frederick Adeney (1849-1920), Professor of New Testament Exegesis and Church History. 1 Portrait

Sir Adeniji-Adele II, Oba of Lagos (1894-1964), Ruler and Paramount Chief of Lagos. 2 Portraits

Adrian ('Ade') Adepitan (1973-), Paralympic athlete; London 2012 Ambassador. 1 Portrait

Thomas Joseph Edmund Adès (1971-), Composer. 3 Portraits

Edward Adey (active 1840), Slavery abolitionist. 4 Portraits

(Arthur) Victor Adey (1912-1990), Businessman. 1 Portrait

Kathryn ('Kate') Adie (1945-), Chief News Correspondent, BBC; Writer. 2 Portraits

Michael Edgar Adie (1929-), Archdeacon of Lincoln. 1 Portrait

David Adjaye (1966-), Architect. 2 Portraits

Thomas Adkin (active early 19th century). 2 Portraits

Nellie Adkins (circa 1908-active 1931), Actress; wife of Ras Prince Monolulu. 1 Portrait

Hermann Adler (1839-1911), Chief Rabbi. 2 Portraits

Jankel Adler (1895-1949), Painter, printmaker and teacher. 1 Portrait

Kurt Adler (1902-1958), German chemist. 1 Portrait

Lawrence Cecil ('Larry') Adler (1914-2001), Mouth organist. 9 Portraits

Nancy J. Adler, Daughter of Julius Ochs Adler. 6 Portraits

Nathan Marcus Adler (1803-1890), Chief Rabbi. 2 Portraits

Dr Adler. 1 Portrait

Rodolph Ladeveze Adlercron (1873-1966), Brigadier-General. 4 Portraits

Rebecca Adlington (1989-), Olympic swimmer. 1 Portrait

Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp (1526-1586). 1 Portrait

Princess Adolf of Schaumburg-Lippe (née Princess Victoria of Prussia) (1866-1929), Daughter of Frederick III, Emperor of Germany and Princess Victoria. 14 Portraits

Bernard Adolf (1904-1979), Air-Commodore. 3 Portraits

Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge (1774-1850), Seventh son of George III. 15 Portraits

Prince Adolphus, Duke of Teck and Marquess of Cambridge (1868-1927), Army officer; brother of Queen Mary. 15 Portraits

John Adolphus (1768-1845), Barrister and historian. 1 Portrait

Renée Adorée (1898-1933), Actress. 1 Portrait

Pope Adrian V (Ottobuono de' Fieschi) (circa 1205-1276), Papal official and Pope. 1 Portrait

Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian (1889-1977), Physiologist and chancellor of Cambridge University. 20 Portraits

Max Adrian (Max Bor) (1903-1973), Actor. 3 Portraits

Pope Adrian IV (Nicholas Breakspear) (circa 1100-1159), Pope. 1 Portrait

Cora Adriana (active 1870s), Ballet dancer. 1 Portrait

Stanley Davenport Adshead (1868-1946), Architect and professor of town planning. 1 Portrait

A.L. Adu, Assistant District Commissioner, Kumasi. 1 Portrait

Lady Clara Joan Adye (née Williams), Wife of Sir John Adye; daughter of S.C. Evans Williams. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth Adye (née Ross) (active 1861), Wife of Willett Lawrence Adye. 1 Portrait

Sir John Adye (1857-1930), Major-General. 12 Portraits

Sir John Miller Adye (1819-1900), General. 2 Portraits

Stephen Galway Adye (died 1838), Colonel of the Royal Regiment of Artillery. 1 Portrait

Willett Lawrence Adye (1818-1878), Landowner, biblical scholar, musicologist and writer. 1 Portrait

William John Patrick Adye-Curran (1876-1923), Army officer and surgeon. 1 Portrait

Mrs Aely. 1 Portrait

Aesop of Eton (active early 18th century). 1 Portrait

Lady Selina Marguerite Hughes D'Aeth (née Gathorne-Hardy) (1869-1934), Wife of Reginald Hughes D'Aeth; daughter of 2nd Earl of Cranbrook. 2 Portraits

Sir James Affleck, Bt (1758-1833), General. 1 Portrait

Philip Affleck (1729-1799), Admiral. 2 Portraits

Hubert Alafuro Ibibama Afonya (active 1950s), Assistant Bishop of the Niger Delta. 1 Portrait

Adam Afriyie (1965-), Politician; MP for Windsor. 1 Portrait

Haleh Afshar, Baroness Afshar (1944-), Professor of Politics; Life Peer in the House of Lords. 1 Portrait

Grigory Gareginovich Agababyan (1911-1977), Architect. 1 Portrait

Aga Khan III (Mohammed Shah) (1877-1957), Leader of the Ismailis and racehorse owner. 14 Portraits

Lady Georgina Mary Elizabeth Agar (1896-1967), Daughter of 4th Earl of Normanton. 3 Portraits

Lady Mary Beatrice Agar (1859-1943), Daughter of 3rd Earl of Normanton. 5 Portraits

Lady Caroline Amy Cora Agar (born 1899), Daughter of 4th Earl of Normanton. 4 Portraits

Dan Agar (1881-1950), Actor. 8 Portraits

Eileen Agar (1899-1991), Painter. 4 Portraits

Sir Francis Agar (1859-1934), Sheriff of London; Lieutenant of the City of London; Deputy Alderman. 2 Portraits

Hon. Francis William Arthur ('Frank') Agar (1873-1936), Soldier; son of 3rd Earl of Normanton. 1 Portrait

Hon. Henry Augustus Bernard Agar (1870-1885), Son of 3rd Earl of Normanton. 2 Portraits

Herbert Sebastian Agar (1897-1980), American author and publisher. 15 Portraits

John Samuel Agar (1773-1858), Engraver. 1 Portrait

Wilfred Eade Agar (1882-1951), Emeritus Professor of Zoology. 1 Portrait

John Agard (1949-), Poet, playwright, performer and anthologist. 2 Portraits

George Agar-Ellis, 1st Baron Dover (1797-1833), A founder of the National Gallery. 10 Portraits

Isidore Agasse (active early 19th century). 1 Portrait

(Jean) Louis Rodolphe Agassiz (1807-1873), Zoologist, glaciologist and geologist. 1 Portrait

James Evershed Agate (1877-1947), Drama critic. 21 Portraits

Tony Ageh (1959-), Controller of Archive Development, BBC. 1 Portrait

Tom Aggar (1984-), Paralympic rower. 1 Portrait

Lucy Aggs (1789?-1853), Quaker philanthropist. 4 Portraits

Thanassis Aghnides (1889-1984), Greek Ambassador to London, 1942-47. 14 Portraits

Gaby Agis (1960-), Dancer and choreographer. 1 Portrait

Sir Francis Arthur Aglen (1869-1932), Inspector-General Maritime Customs, China. 3 Portraits

Henry Aglionby Aglionby (1790-1854), Barrister and politician: MP for Cockermouth. 1 Portrait

John Orfeur Aglionby (1884-1963), Anglican Bishop of Accra. 1 Portrait

Lady (Mary Arabella) Louisa Agnew (née Noel) (1822-1883), Wife of Sir Andrew Agnew, 8th Bt; daughter of 1st Earl of Gainsborough. 1 Portrait

Sir Andrew Agnew, 7th Bt (1793-1849), Sabbatarian. 2 Portraits

Andrew Q. Agnew (died 1944), Major. 5 Portraits

Hon. Clare Rosalind Agnew (née Dixon) (1937-), Second wife of Rudolph Ion Joseph Agnew (later Sir R. Agnew); daughter of 2nd Baron Glentoran. 6 Portraits

Colin Agnew (1922-1975), Art dealer. 1 Portrait

Doreen Maud Agnew (née Jessel) (1909-1990), War-time administrative assistant; wife of Geoffrey William Gerald Agnew; daughter of 1st Baron Jessel. 4 Portraits

Sir Geoffrey William Gerald Agnew (1908-1986), Art dealer. 2 Portraits

Sir George William Agnew, 2nd Bt (1852-1941), Art publisher. 1 Portrait

Sir (William) Godfrey Agnew (1913-1995), Clerk of the Privy Council. 2 Portraits

Hugh Agnew (1894-1975), Art dealer. 1 Portrait

(Charles) Morland Agnew (1855-1931), Art dealer. 1 Portrait

Sir Patrick Dalreagle Agnew (1868-1925), Civil servant in India. 2 Portraits

Thomas Agnew (1794-1871), Art dealer. 1 Portrait

Sir William Agnew, 1st Bt (1825-1910), Art dealer. 4 Portraits

Sir William Gladstone Agnew (1898-1960), Vice-Admiral. 6 Portraits

Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa (1486-1535), German magician, occult writer, astrologer, and alchemist. 3 Portraits

Mimi Aguglia-Ferrau (1884-1970), Actress. 5 Portraits

Jennifer Ann ('Jenny') Agutter (1952-), Actress. 3 Portraits

Jacqueline ('Jacqui') Agyepong (1969-), Athlete. 2 Portraits

Ah Ah Shaw We Ke Shick ('Crossing Sky'), Chief of Rabbit Lake Chippewas. 1 Portrait

Timothy Michael Richard Ahern (1908-1980), Major-General. 1 Portrait

Caroline Aherne (1963-), Comedian and actress. 2 Portraits

Countess Ingegerd Ahlefeldt-Laurvigen (1900-1986), Painter; daughter of Count Preben Ferdinand Danish Envoy. 6 Portraits

Ahmad Tajuddin, Sultan of Brunei (1913-1950), Sultan of Brunei. 5 Portraits

Shami Ahmed, Businessman. 1 Portrait

Mrs Ahok. 1 Portrait

Ah-pe-ma-za, Sioux Indian. 1 Portrait

Peter Ahrends (1933-), Architect; co-founder of Ahrend, Burton and Koralek. 1 Portrait

Francis Aickin (circa 1735-1812), Actor. 1 Portrait

James Aickin (circa 1736-1803), Actor. 1 Portrait

Robert Fordyce Aickman (1914-1981), Short-story writer, editor, author, novelist. 4 Portraits

Georgina Aïdá (née Collier) (died 1875), Mother of (Charles) Hamilton Aidé. 1 Portrait

(Charles) Hamilton Aidé (1826-1906), Novelist and poet. 2 Portraits

Comte de l'Aigle. 1 Portrait

Anthony Aikenhead (1953-), Engineer; member of London 2012 Olympic Park Stadium team. 1 Portrait

Robert Charles Aikenhead, Major; son of D.F. Aikenhead. 2 Portraits

Tom Aikens (1970-), Chef. 2 Portraits

Arthur Aikin (1773-1854), Chemist and geologist. 1 Portrait

John Aikin (1747-1822), Physician and author. 3 Portraits

Sir Alexander Aikman (1886-1968), Chartered accountant. 5 Portraits

Frederick Robertson Aikman (1828-1888), Army officer; member of the jury in 'Tichborne v Lushington'. 4 Portraits

Charles Brudenell-Bruce, 1st Marquess of Ailesbury (1773-1856), Peer and politician. 2 Portraits

Maria Elizabeth (née Tollemache), Marchioness of Ailesbury (1809-1895), Artist and second wife of 1st Marquess of Ailesbury. 3 Portraits

George William Frederick Brudenell-Bruce, 2nd Marquess of Ailesbury (1804-1878), Politician and royal courtier. 5 Portraits

Mary Caroline (née Herbert), Marchioness of Ailesbury (1813-1892), Wife of 2nd Marquess of Ailesbury; daughter of 11th Earl of Pembroke. 4 Portraits

Ernest Augustus Charles Brudenell-Bruce, 3rd Marquess of Ailesbury (1811-1886), Courtier and politician: MP for Marlborough. 2 Portraits

George William Thomas Brudenell-Bruce, 4th Marquess of Ailesbury (1863-1894), Landowner. 1 Portrait

Chandos Sydney Cedric Brudenell-Bruce, 7th Marquess of Ailesbury (1904-1974), Major and Justice of the Peace. 8 Portraits

Joan Brudenell-Bruce (née Salter), Marquess of Ailesbury (died 1937), First wife of 7th Marquess of Ailesbury. 4 Portraits

Joan Houlton (née Salter), Marchioness of Ailesbury (circa 1904-1937), Wife of 7th Marquess of Ailesbury; daughter of Stephen Salter. 3 Portraits

Joyce Frances (née Warwick-Evans), Countess of Cardigan (1917-), Former wife of Peter Quennell and second wife of Earl of Cardigan (later 7th Marquess of Ailesbury). 8 Portraits

Michael Sydney Cedric Brudenell-Bruce, 8th Marquess of Ailesbury (1926-), Landowner and Member of the London Stock Exchange. 5 Portraits

Juliet Adrienne Lethbridge (née Kingsford), Marchioness of Ailesbury (1932-), Second wife of 8th Marquess of Ailesbury; daughter of Edward Hilary Lethbridge Kingsford. 5 Portraits

Robert Bruce, 1st Earl of Ailesbury and 2nd Earl of Elgin (circa 1626-1685), Lord Chamberlain. 7 Portraits

Thomas Bruce, 2nd Earl of Ailesbury (1655-1747), Jacobite; courtier. 1 Portrait

Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Ailesbury (1729-1814). 2 Portraits

Archibald Kennedy, 3rd Marquess of Ailsa (1847-1938), Lord Lieutenant and yachtsman. 2 Portraits

Archibald Kennedy, 4th Marquess of Ailsa (1872-1943), Army officer. 1 Portrait

Frances Emily (née Stewart), Marchioness of Ailsa (died 1949), Fellow, Society of Antiquaries of Scotland; wife of 4th Marquess of Ailsa; daughter of Sir Mark John MacTaggart Stewart, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

Angus Kennedy, 6th Marquess of Ailsa (1882-1957), Naval architect. 7 Portraits

Gertrude Millicent (née Cooper), Marchioness of Ailsa (1902-1957), Wife of 6th Marquess of Ailsa; daughter of Gervas Weir Cooper. 2 Portraits

Ailwyn Edward Fellowes, 1st Baron Ailwyn (1855-1924), Politician and landowner. 24 Portraits

Agatha Eleanor Augusta Fellowes (née Jolliffe), Lady Ailwyn (1863-1938), Wife of 1st Baron Ailwyn; daughter of 2nd Baron Hylton. 3 Portraits

Mildred (née King), Lady Ailwyn, Wife of 2nd Baron Ailwyn; daughter of Lorraine King. 4 Portraits

Eric William Edward Fellowes, 3rd Baron Ailwyn (1887-1976), Member of House of Lords 1957-72; Deputy Chairman of Committees and Deputy Speaker. 9 Portraits

Anouk Aimée (1932-), Actress. 3 Portraits

Alfred Ainger (1837-1904), Writer, humorist and divine. 2 Portraits

Alfred Campbell Ainger (1841-1919), Eton schoolmaster. 1 Portrait

William Ainger, Clergyman. 2 Portraits

Beatrice Ainley (died 1939), Actress. 1 Portrait

Henry Hinchliffe Ainley (1879-1945), Actor. 16 Portraits

Richard Ainley (1910-1967), Actor. 11 Portraits

Ernest William Ainley-Walker (1871-1955), Pathologist. 3 Portraits

Sir Thomas Martland Ainscough (1886-1976), Colonial administrator. 3 Portraits

Hon. Mabel Nancy Mercer Ainscow (née Siddlely) (1904-1963), Wife of John Arthur Ainscow; daughter of 1st Baron Kenilworth. 4 Portraits

Henry Edward Ainsley. 1 Portrait

Sir Ben Ainslie (1977-), Sailor. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth (née Wenger), Lady Ainslie (died 1868), Wife of Sir Robert Sharpe Ainslie, 2nd Bt. 1 Portrait

Esther Ainslie. 1 Portrait

George Ainslie (1803-1875), Secretary of the Church Building Society; son of Sir Robert Sharpe Ainslie, 2nd Bt. 1 Portrait

Michael Frederic Roberts Ainslie (1913-1987), Commander, Royal Navy. 1 Portrait

Sir Philip Ainslie (1728-1802), Colonel. 2 Portraits

Charles Ainsworth (1874-1956), Politician and Lieutenant-General. 5 Portraits

Harrison Ainsworth (1888-1965), Newspaper editor. 6 Portraits

Sir Ralph Bignell Ainsworth (1875-1952), Major-General. 5 Portraits

William Harrison Ainsworth (1805-1882), Novelist. 9 Portraits

Henry Airay (1559-1616), Provost of Queen's College, Oxford. 2 Portraits

Lady Priscilla Aird (née Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby) (1909-2002), Wife of Sir John Renton Aird; daughter of 2nd Earl of Ancaster. 2 Portraits

Barbara Aird, Actress. 1 Portrait

Sir John Aird, 1st Bt (1833-1911), Civil engineering contractor. 5 Portraits

Sir (George) John Aird, 4th Bt (1940-), Businessman. 2 Portraits

Sir John Renton Aird, 3rd Bt (1898-1973), Extra Equerry to Queen Elizabeth II (formerly Extra Equerry to King George VI). 5 Portraits

Mary Elizabeth Aird (née Des Voeux) (1940-), Daughter of Sir (William) Richard Des Voeux, 9th Bt; wife of Jeremy John Aird. 5 Portraits

Susan Priscilla Aird (1942-), Daughter of Sir John Renton Aird. 2 Portraits

James Kitson, 1st Baron Airedale (1835-1911), Locomotive manufacturer and politician. 1 Portrait

Albert Ernest Kitson, 2nd Baron Airedale of Gledhow (1863-1944), Director of Midland Bank. 1 Portrait

Roland Dudley Kitson, 3rd Baron Airedale of Gledhow (1882-1958), High Sheriff of London. 1 Portrait

Richard Airey, 1st Baron Airey (1803-1881), Army officer. 4 Portraits

Harriett Mary Everard (née Talbot), Lady Airey (died 1881), Wife of 1st Baron Airey; daughter of 3rd Baron Talbot of Malahide. 2 Portraits

Bridget Georgiana (née Vesey), Lady Airey (1915-2005), Wife of Sir Terence Sydney Airey; daughter of Hon. Thomas Eustace Vesey. 3 Portraits

Richard Ryder Airey (1902-1941), Naval officer. 1 Portrait

Robert Berkeley Airey (1874-1933), Cricketer. 6 Portraits

Sir Terrence Sydney Airey (1900-1983), Lieutenant-General. 2 Portraits

David Graham Drummond Ogilvy, 5th Earl of Airlie (1826-1881), Representative peer and Lord High Commissioner to the Church of Scotland. 3 Portraits

Henrietta Blanche (née Stanley), Countess of Airlie (1830-1921), Wife of 5th Earl of Airlie; daughter of 2nd Baron Stanley of Alderley. 5 Portraits

David William Stanley Ogilvy, 6th Earl of Airlie (1856-1900), Landowner and army officer. 4 Portraits

Mabell Frances Elizabeth (née Gore), Countess of Airlie (1866-1956), Royal courtier; wife of 6th Earl of Airlie; daughter of 5th Earl of Arran. 7 Portraits

David Lyulph Gore Wolseley, 7th Earl Airlie (1893-1968), Lord Chamberlain. 12 Portraits

David Ogilvy, 12th Earl of Airlie (1893-1968), Director of Barclays Bank. 1 Portrait

David George Coke Patrick Ogilvy, 13th Earl of Airlie (1926-), Lord Chamberlain. 3 Portraits

Anna Airy (1882-1964), Artist. 1 Portrait

A. Airy (active 1861), Relation of Sir George Biddell Airy. 1 Portrait

Sir George Biddell Airy (1801-1892), Astronomer Royal. 24 Portraits

Hubert Airy (1838-1903), Physician and government medical inspector; son of George Biddell Airy. 2 Portraits

Richarda (née Smith), Lady Airy (died 1875), Wife of Sir George Biddell Airy. 5 Portraits

Wilfrid Airy (1836-1925), Civil engineer; son of George Biddell Airy. 2 Portraits

Sir Owen Arthur Aisher (1900-1993), Businessman. 1 Portrait

Aiskew, Clerk assistant, House of Commons. 4 Portraits

Benjamin Aislabie (1774-1842), Secretary of Marylebone Cricket Club. 1 Portrait

John Aislabie (1670-1742), Chancellor of the Exchequer. 1 Portrait

Sir Charles Umpherston Aitchison (1832-1896), Administrator in India. 1 Portrait

Craigie Aitchison (1926-2009), Artist. 5 Portraits

George Aitchison (1825-1910), Architect. 1 Portrait

James Aitchison (1899-1968), Professor of Dental Surgery. 1 Portrait

Alexander Craig Aitken (1895-1967), Professor of Mathematics. 3 Portraits

Sir Arthur Percival Hay ('Peter') Aitken (1905-1984), Chairman of Norwich Union Insurance Group. 2 Portraits

Lady Carolina Mary Aitken (née Lobb), Wife of Sir Robert AItken. 4 Portraits

Charles Aitken (1869-1936), Director of the Tate Gallery. 3 Portraits

Constance Aitken (née Drake), Wife of John Aitken. 4 Portraits

Janet Ruth Murrenne Aitken (née Macneil), First wife of Hon. Peter Rudyard Aitken; daughter of Murray Macneil. 2 Portraits

John Aitken. 3 Portraits

Jonathan William Patrick Aitken (1942-), Company director, politician and newspaper columnist and writer. 2 Portraits

Sir (John William) Max Aitken (1910-1985), President of Express Newspapers. 4 Portraits

Hon. Peter Rudyard Aitken (1912-1947), Second son of 1st Baron Beaverbrook and Army captain. 3 Portraits

Robert Aubrey Aitken (1870-1941), Vicar of Great Yarmouth and Honorary Canon of Norwich Cathedral. 1 Portrait

Sir Robert Stevenson Aitken, Professor of Medicine. 1 Portrait

(Robert) Stanley Aitken (1896-1982), Air Vice-Marshal. 3 Portraits

Ursula (née Wales), Lady Aitken, Wife of Sir Arthur Percival Hay ('Peter') Aitken; daughter of Herbert Wales. 2 Portraits

John Aldam Aizlewood (1895-1990), Major-General. 4 Portraits

William Akenham, Clergyman. 1 Portrait

Mark Akenside (1721-1770), Poet and physician. 4 Portraits

Sir Wallace Alan Akers (1888-1954), Research Director of ICI. 3 Portraits

Hon. Aretas Akers-Douglas (1905-1940), Son of 2nd Viscount Chilston. 4 Portraits

Daphne Akhurst (Mrs R. Cozens) (1903-1933), Australian lawn tennis player. 1 Portrait

Ebenezer Ako-Adjei (1916-2002), Ghanaian politician; Minister for Foreign Affairs. 1 Portrait

Bayly N. Akroyd. 1 Portrait

Edward Akroyd (1810-1887), Industrialist, philanthropist and politician. 1 Portrait

Brian John Akroyd-Hunt (1940-1984), Soldier. 2 Portraits

William Alabaster (1568-1640), Church of England clergyman and writer. 2 Portraits

Prince (Dejatch) Alamayou of Abyssinia (Prince Alemayehu Tewodros of Ethiopia) (1861-1879), Son of King Theodore of Abyssinia (Ethiopia). 4 Portraits

Henry Fitz Alan (Alwine) (active 1189-1212), Lord Mayor of London, 1189-1212. 3 Portraits

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke (1883-1963), Field Marshal. 31 Portraits

Benita Brooke (née Pelly), Viscountess Alanbrooke (1892-1968), Wife of 1st Viscount Alanbrooke. 8 Portraits

Alan Victor Harold Brooke, 3rd Viscount Alanbrooke (1932-), Son of 1st Viscount Alanbrooke. 4 Portraits

Kyra Alanova (1902-1965), Dancer. 6 Portraits

John à Lasco (1499-1560), Evangelical reformer. 3 Portraits

Alastair Arthur, 2nd Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (1914-1943), Son of Prince Arthur; great-grandson of Queen Victoria. 8 Portraits

Hanan Alattar, Opera Singer. 1 Portrait

Don Miguel Ricardo de Alava (1771-1843), Spanish ambassador. 1 Portrait

Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart, 17th Duke of Alba (1878-1953), Spanish noble, diplomat and art collector; General Franco's ambassador to Britain. 2 Portraits

St Alban (died circa 303?), Christian martyr in Roman Britain. 1 Portrait

Licia Albanese (1913-2014), Italian soprano opera singer. 1 Portrait

Meggie Albanesi (1899-1923), Actress. 1 Portrait

Dame Marie Louise Cecilie Emma Albani (née Lajeunesse) (1847-1930), Soprano. 10 Portraits

Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853-1884), Fourth and youngest son of Queen Victoria. 58 Portraits

Princess Helen, Duchess of Albany (1861-1922), Wife of Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany; daughter of Prince George Victor of Waldeck-Pyrmont. 20 Portraits

Louisa, Countess of Albany (1752-1824), Wife of Prince Charles Edward Stuart. 3 Portraits

Damon Albarn (1968-), Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Blur' and co-founder of 'Gorillaz'. 4 Portraits

George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle (1608-1670), Soldier and statesman. 49 Portraits

Anne Monck (née Clarges), Duchess of Albemarle (1619-1670), Wife of 1st Duke of Albemarle. 10 Portraits

Christopher Monck, 2nd Duke of Albemarle (1652-1688), Soldier and governor of Jamaica. 11 Portraits

Elizabeth Monck (née Cavendish), Duchess of Albemarle (1654-1734), Wife of Christopher Monck, 2nd Duke of Albemarle. 1 Portrait

Arnold Joost van Keppel, 1st Earl of Albemarle (1669-1718), General. 5 Portraits

William Anne Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle (1702-1754), General and diplomat. 5 Portraits

George Keppel, 3rd Earl of Albemarle (1724-1772), General. 6 Portraits

William Charles Keppel, 4th Earl of Albemarle (1772-1849), Master of the Horse. 4 Portraits

George Thomas Keppel, 6th Earl of Albemarle (1799-1891), Army officer. 4 Portraits

Susan (née Trotter), Countess of Albemarle (circa 1806-1885), Wife of 6th Earl of Albemarle; daughter of Sir Coutts Trotter, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

William Coutts Keppel, 7th Earl of Albemarle (1832-1894), Soldier, politician and Under-Secretary for War. 2 Portraits

Sophia Mary (née MacNab), Countess of Albemarle (1832-1917), Wife of 7th Earl of Albemarle; daughter of Sir Allan Napier MacNab, 1st Bt. 3 Portraits

Arnold Allan Keppel, 8th Earl of Albemarle (1858-1942), Lord-in-Waiting to the King, 1922-24. 20 Portraits

Gertrude Lucia (née Egerton), Countess of Albemarle (1861-1943), Wife of 8th Earl of Albemarle; daughter of 1st Earl Egerton of Tatton. 7 Portraits

Walter Egerton George Lucian Keppel, 9th Earl of Albemarle (1882-1979), Soldier, Aide-de-camp to colonial governors and London County Councillor. 11 Portraits

Diana Cicely (née Grove), Countess of Albemarle (1909-2013), Second wife of 9th Earl of Albemarle; daughter of John Archibald Grove. 11 Portraits

Céleste Alberet, Housekeeper for Marcel Proust. 1 Portrait

Hans Albers (1891-1960), Actor and producer. 1 Portrait

Henri Albers (1866-1925), Dutch opera singer. 1 Portrait

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1819-1861), Prince Consort of Queen Victoria. 197 Portraits

King Albert I of Saxony (1828-1902), Son of King John I. 3 Portraits

Albert I, Prince of Monaco (1848-1922), Prince of Monaco. 1 Portrait

Prince Albert of Schleswig-Holstein (1869-1931), Second eldest child of Prince and Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein. 5 Portraits

Albert I, King of the Belgians (1875-1934), Reigned 1909-1934. 7 Portraits

King Albert II of the Belgians (1934-), Son of Queen Astrid of Belgium. 5 Portraits

Fred Albert (1844-1886), Music hall singer and songwriter. 2 Portraits

St Albert ('the Great') (circa 1193-1280), Philosopher and theologian. 1 Portrait

Emma Albertazzi (née Howson) (1813-1847), Singer. 4 Portraits

Guglielmo Degli Alberti. 1 Portrait

Viviane ('Viv') Albertine (1955-), Musician; guitarist for the band The Slits. 1 Portrait

Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale (1864-1892), Eldest son of Edward VII. 111 Portraits

Sir Bronson James Albery (1881-1971), Theatre director. 16 Portraits

Sir Donald Arthur Rolleston Albery (1914-1988), Chairman and Managing Director, The Wyndham Theatres, Donmar Productions and Piccadilly Theatre Ltd; Director, Anglia Television. 7 Portraits

Ian Bronson Albery (1936-), Chief Executive of Sadler’s Wells, Peacock and Lilian Baylis Theatres. 6 Portraits

Sir James Irving Albery (1879-1967), Conservative politician; MP for Gravesend. 1 Portrait

James ('Jim') Albery (1838-1889), Playwright. 1 Portrait

Robert James Albery (circa 1850-1934), Journalist for Daily Express (Dublin). 1 Portrait

Marietta Alboni, Countess Pepoli (née Maria Anna Marzia) (1823-1894), Opera singer. 8 Portraits

Monsieur Albony (active 1891), Actor and singer. 1 Portrait

Albrecht, Archduke of Austria (1817-1895). 2 Portraits

Giambattista Albrizzi (1698-1777), Italian publisher and journalist. 1 Portrait

Austen Harry Albu (1903-1994), Engineer and politician. 6 Portraits

Frederick Beauchamp Paget Seymour, 1st Baron Alcester (1821-1895), Naval officer. 5 Portraits

Henry Campbell Alchorne (died 1939), Magistrate. 2 Portraits

Alfred William Alcock (1859-1933), Zoologist. 2 Portraits

Amanda Alcock (active 2011), Subscriptions Manager for Private Eye. 1 Portrait

John Alcock (1430-1500), Bishop of Ely. 7 Portraits

John Alcock (1715-1806), Organist of Lichfield Cathedral. 2 Portraits

Sir John William Alcock (1892-1919), Aviator and RAF Captain who made first non-stop flight across Atlantic. 1 Portrait

Sir (John) Rutherford Alcock (1809-1897), Diplomat. 5 Portraits

Thomas Alcock (1801-1866), Politician; MP for several constituencies and traveller. 1 Portrait

Mrs Thomas Alcock (née Stuart), Wife of Thomas Alcock; daughter of Henry Stuart. 1 Portrait

Sir Walter Galpin Alcock (1861-1947), Organist and composer. 2 Portraits

Nicholas Alcocke (active 1541-died 1550), Surgeon to King Edward VI. 1 Portrait

Yamilé Aldama (1972-), Athlete; Olympic triple jumper. 1 Portrait

Sir Percy Alden (1865-1944), Politician, writer and social reformer. 11 Portraits

Henry Hucks Gibbs, 1st Baron Aldenham (1819-1907), Merchant and merchant banker; Director of Bank of England; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery. 4 Portraits

Alban George Henry Gibbs, 2nd Baron Aldenham (1846-1936), Politician; MP for London. 4 Portraits

Gerald Henry Beresford Gibbs, 3rd Baron Aldenham (1879-1939), Businessman. 1 Portrait

Beatrix Elinor Gibbs (née Paul), Lady Aldenham (1891-1978), Former wife of Algernon Hyde Villiers, and later wife of Walter Durant Gibbs, 4th Baron Aldenham; daughter of Herbert Woodfield Paul. 1 Portrait

Anthony Durant Gibbs, 5th Baron Aldenham (1922-1986), Son of Walter Durant Gibbs, 4th Baron Aldenham. 3 Portraits

Daniel Alder (active 1823), Indigo broker. 3 Portraits

G. Alder. 1 Portrait

John Alder (active early 18th century), Turkish Prisoner in the Fleet 127. 1 Portrait

Joshua Alder (1792-1867), Zoologist. 1 Portrait

Hon. Frederick Charles Alderdice (1872-1936), Prime Minister of Newfoundland. 3 Portraits

Cecil William Alderson (1900-1968), Bishop of Mashonaland, Damaraland and Bloemfontein. 5 Portraits

Sir Edward Hall Alderson (1787-1857), Baron of the Exchequer. 2 Portraits

Sir Edward Hall Alderson (1864-1951), Barrister; Clerk Assistant of the Parliaments. 5 Portraits

Sir Edwin Alfred Hervey Alderson (1859-1927), Lieutenant-General. 8 Portraits

James Alderson (1742-1825), Physician; father of Amelia Opie. 1 Portrait

Sir James Alderson (1794-1882), Physician. 1 Portrait

Robert Alderson (1752-1833), Recorder of Ipswich, Yarmouth and Norwich. 1 Portrait

Mr Alderson. 1 Portrait

Catherine B.Alderton (née Robinson), Mayor of Colchester; wife of Archibald Alderton; daughter of T.Robinson. 1 Portrait

John Alderton (1940-), Actor. 3 Portraits

Mary A. Aldham (active 1910s), Suffragette. 1 Portrait

Cecil Charles Windsor Aldin (1870-1935), Artist and illustrator. 1 Portrait

Austin Richard William ('Toby') Low, 1st Baron Aldington (1914-2000), Soldier and politician. 16 Portraits

John Norman Aldington (1905-1987), Chairman of Royal Worcester Ltd. 1 Portrait

(Edward Godfree) Richard Aldington (1892-1962), Poet, critic and novelist. 9 Portraits

Giovanni Aldini (1762-1834), Italian experimental philosopher and writer. 1 Portrait

Brian Wilson Aldiss (1925-), Writer and critic. 4 Portraits

Thomas Aldredge (1928-2011), American actor. 1 Portrait

Henry Aldrich (1647-1710), Dean of Christ Church. 6 Portraits

Richard Stoddard Aldrich (1902-1986), Theatre producer; lieutenant-commander USNR; husband of Gertrude Lawrence. 2 Portraits

William Aldrich, Lord Mayor of Dublin. 2 Portraits

Winthrop Williams Aldrich (1885-1974), Banker, lawyer and American ambassador in London. 2 Portraits

Dame Louisa Brandreth Aldrich-Blake (1865-1925), Surgeon; first British woman to obtain the degree of Master of Surgery; daughter of Frederick James Aldrich-Blake. 2 Portraits

Alan Aldridge (1943-), Artist, graphic designer and illustrator. 2 Portraits

Albert E. Aldridge, Director, Ever Ready Trust Co. Ltd. 1 Portrait

Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1867), Actor. 4 Portraits

John Aldridge (1832-1888), Army officer and politician. 1 Portrait

John Arthur Malcolm Aldridge (1905-1983), Painter and illustrator. 2 Portraits

Rodney ('Rod') Aldridge (1947-), Executive Chairman, The Capita Group plc. 1 Portrait

William Aldridge (1584-1698), Centenarian. 1 Portrait

Ulisse Aldrovandi (1522-1605), Italian naturalist, collector and writer. 1 Portrait

Lady Mary Catherine Henrietta Aldworth (née Bernard) (1837-1920), Wife of Richard William Aldworth; daughter of 3rd Earl of Bandon. 1 Portrait

Frank Aldworth (active 1933). 1 Portrait

Igor Aleksander (1937-), Head of Intelligent and Interactive Systems at Imperial College. 1 Portrait

Jean le Rond d'Alembert (1717-1783), Encyclopaedist. 1 Portrait

Sophie, Duchess of Alençon (1847-1897), Wife of Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Alençon; daughter of Duke Maximilian Joseph in Bavaria. 1 Portrait

Nigel Clinton Alers-Hankey (died 1941), Pilot officer; son of Eric Alers-Hankey. 1 Portrait

Pope Alexander III (Rolando Bandinelli) (circa 1105-1181), Pope 1159-81. 1 Portrait

Alexander I, Tsar of Russia (1777-1825), Reigned 1801-25. 3 Portraits

Alexander II, Emperor of Russia (1818-1881), Reigned 1855-1881. 8 Portraits

Alexander III, Emperor of Russia (1845-1894), Reigned 1881-94. 12 Portraits

Alexander, Prince of Bulgaria (1857-1893), Army commander; son of Prince Alexander of Hesse and by Rhine. 1 Portrait

Prince Alexander Cambridge, Earl of Athlone (1874-1957), Army officer and Governor-General of South Africa and of Canada. 34 Portraits

Alexander I, King of Serbia (1876-1903), Reigned 1889-1903. 1 Portrait

Alexander, King of Greece (1893-1920), Reigned 1917-1920. 2 Portraits

King Alexander of Yugoslavia (1900-1934), Ruler of Yugoslavia and Crown Prince of Serbia. 1 Portrait

Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia (1945-), Son of King Peter II of Yugoslavia and Queen Alexandra. 1 Portrait

Albert Victor Alexander, Earl Alexander of Hillsborough (1885-1965), Politician, First Lord of the Admiralty and Minister of Defence. 31 Portraits

Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis (1891-1969), Field Marshal. 41 Portraits

Lady Margaret Diana (née Bingham), Countess Alexander of Tunis (1905-1977), Justice of the Peace; wife of 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis; daughter of 5th Earl of Lucan. 2 Portraits

Shane William Desmond Alexander, 2nd Earl Alexander of Tunis (1935-), Lieutenant and businessman. 2 Portraits

Davina Mary Alexander (née Woodhouse), Countess Alexander of Tunis (1955-), Lady-in-Waiting to Princess Margaret and second wife of 2nd Earl Alexander of Tunis. 7 Portraits

Robert Scott Alexander, Baron Alexander of Weedon (1936-2005), Barrister, banker and politician. 8 Portraits

Lady Emily Harriet Catherine Alexander (née St Lawrence) (1854-1931), Wife of James Dalison Alexander; daughter of 9th Earl Cork and Orrery. 5 Portraits

Lady Mary Beatrice Alexander (née Thynne) (1903-1974), Royal courtier; former wife of 3rd Baron Nunburnholme, and later wife of Sir (James) Ulick Francis Canning Alexander; daughter of 5th Marquess of Bath. 16 Portraits

Alexander Alexander (active 1830), Scottish traveller. 2 Portraits

Bill Alexander (1910-2000), Committee member of the International Brigade Association; Chemist. 1 Portrait

Hon. Brian James Alexander (1939-), Son of 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis. 2 Portraits

Daniel Asher Alexander (1768-1846), Architect. 1 Portrait

Denis James Alexander (1920-1980), Major. 2 Portraits

Douglas Garven Alexander (1967-), Politician; MP and Shadow Foreign Secretary. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth Alexander (born 1702), Centenarian. 2 Portraits

Elsa Mary (née Collett), Lady Alexander (1894-1959), Daughter of Sir Charles Collett, 1st Bt; wife of Sir Frank (Samuel) Alexander, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

Florence Jane (née Théleur), Lady Alexander (1857 or 1858-1946), Wife of actor Sir George Alexander; daughter of Edward Théleur. 7 Portraits

Sir Frank Samuel Alexander, 1st Bt (1881-1959), Shipbroker and shipowner. 13 Portraits

Georg Alexander (1888-1945), Actor. 1 Portrait

Sir George Alexander (George Samson) (1858-1918), Actor and theatre manager. 51 Portraits

George William Alexander (1802-1890), Treasurer of the British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society. 4 Portraits

Dame Helen Alexander (1957-), Chairman of UBM plc and President of CBI. 1 Portrait

Sir Henry Alexander (1875-1940), Lord Provost of Aberdeen and free press editor. 2 Portraits

Henry Templer Alexander (1911-1977), Major-General. 6 Portraits

Hon. Herbrand Charles Alexander (1888-1965), Lieutenant-Colonel; son of 4th Earl of Caledon. 4 Portraits

James Edward Alexander (active 1827), Soldier. 1 Portrait

Janet Alexander (1880-1961), Actress. 3 Portraits

John Alexander (1792-1868), Minister of Prince's St Chapel, Norwich. 2 Portraits

John Alexander (active 1830). 2 Portraits

John Henry Alexander. 1 Portrait

J. Alexander (active 1830). 2 Portraits

Margaret Katharine Alexander (née Grimston) (1858-1929), Wife of Hon. Walter Philip Alexander; daughter of Hon. Francis Sylvester Grimston. 1 Portrait

Maurice Alexander (1889-1945), Canadian barrister, soldier and English politician and diplomat. 1 Portrait

Pat Alexander, Tavern keeper. 1 Portrait

Peter Alexander (died 1969), Regius Professor of English Language and Literature. 1 Portrait

Robert Alexander (1795-1854), Editor and newspaper proprietor. 1 Portrait

Robert Alexander (1840-1923), Scottish painter of dogs and horses. 2 Portraits

Robert Love Alexander (1913-1993), Rear-Admiral. 1 Portrait

(Robert) McNeill Alexander (1934-), Professor of Zoology, University of Leeds. 1 Portrait

Samuel Alexander (1859-1938), Philosopher. 5 Portraits

Sarah Alexander (1971-), Television presenter and actress. 1 Portrait

Sidney Arthur Alexander (1866-1948), Canon and Treasurer of St Paul's Cathedral. 3 Portraits

Stanley Walter Alexander (1895-1980), Financial journalist and editor. 6 Portraits

Steve Alexander (1962-), Drummer; member of Brother Beyond. 1 Portrait

Sir Ulick Alexander (1889-1973), Extra Equerry to the Queen. 3 Portraits

Mrs Walter Alexander, Wife of Walter Alexander. 2 Portraits

Sir William Alexander (1874-1954), Brigadier-General. 3 Portraits

Sir William Alexander (active 1950s-1960s). 1 Portrait

William Alexander (1824-1911), Anglican Archbishop of Armagh. 5 Portraits

William Lindsay Alexander (1808-1884), Congregational minister. 2 Portraits

Mrs Alexander (Annie Hector (née French)) (1825-1902), Novelist. 1 Portrait

Prince Alexander Peter Galitzine (1945-), Son of Prince George Galitzine. 1 Portrait

Sir Edwyn Sinclair Alexander-Sinclair (1865-1945), Admiral. 3 Portraits

Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Altenburg (Grand Duchess Alexandra Iosifovna of Russia) (1830-1911), Wife of Grand Duke Constantine Nikolaevich of Russia; daughter of Joseph Georg Friedrich Ernst Karl, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg. 1 Portrait

Queen Alexandra (1844-1925), Queen of Edward VII. 436 Portraits

Alexandra, Empress of Russia (née Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine) (1872-1918), Consort of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia; daughter of Princess Alice and granddaughter of Queen Victoria. 18 Portraits

Princess Alexandra of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (1878-1942), Daughter of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh; wife of Prince Ernst of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. 17 Portraits

Princess Alexandra, Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1882-1963), Wife of Frederick Francis IV, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin; daughter of Ernest Augustus, Crown Prince of Hanover and 3rd Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale. 1 Portrait

Princess Alexandra, Princess Arthur of Connaught (1891-1959), Wife of Prince Arthur of Connaught; daughter of Princess Louise, Duchess of Fife. 27 Portraits

Alexandra, Queen of Yugoslavia (1921-1993), Wife of Peter II, King of Yugoslavia. 1 Portrait

Princess Alexandra, Lady Ogilvy (1936-), Cousin of Queen Elizabeth II; wife of Sir Angus Ogilvy. 76 Portraits

Princess Alexandra Pavlovna Galitzine (1905-2006), Previous wife of Rostislav Alexandrovich Romanov; daughter of Prince Paul Pavlovitch Galitzine. 5 Portraits

Queen Alexandrine of Denmark (née Crown Princess Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin) (1879-1952), Consort of King Christian X of Denmark. 5 Portraits

George Alexandrovich, Grand Duke of Russia (1871-1899), Son of Alexander III, Emperor of Russia. 1 Portrait

Michael Alexandrovich, Grand Duke of Russia (1878-1918), Soldier; son of Alexander III, Emperor of Russia. 3 Portraits

Elisaveta Fabrizievna (née Ruffo), Princess Alexandrovitch of Russia (1887-1940), Wife of Prince Andrew Alexandrovitch of Russia; daughter of Don Fabrizio Ruffo, Duke of Sasso-Ruffo. 10 Portraits

Prince Andrew Alexandrovitch of Russia (1897-1981), Grandson of Tsar Nicholas I. 14 Portraits

Madame Olga Alexeeva, Russian Dancer. 7 Portraits

Alexei Alexandrovich, Grand Duke of Russia (1850-1908), Naval commander; son of Alexander II, Emperor of Russia. 3 Portraits

Alexei, Tsarevich and Grand Duke of Russia (1904-1918), Heir apparent; son of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia. 7 Portraits

Princess Alexis Obolensky, Wife of Prince Alexis and mother of Prince Alexander. 2 Portraits

Prince Alexis Obolensky, Singer; father of Prince Alexander. 3 Portraits

Prince Alexis Obolensky II (1916-1940), Rugby player. 8 Portraits

R.A. Alexis. 5 Portraits

Frederick John Alfieri (1892-1961), Major-General. 3 Portraits

Vittorio Alfieri (1749-1803), Poet. 3 Portraits

Alfonso XII, King of Spain (1857-1885), Reigned 1874-85. 2 Portraits

Alfonso XIII, King of Spain (1886-1941), Reigned 1886-1931. 16 Portraits

Alfonso, Prince of Asturias (1907-1938), Count of Covadonga; Son of Alfonso XIII. 7 Portraits

Marianne Margaret Egerton (née Compton), Viscountess Alford ('Lady Marian Alford') (1817-1888), Art patron and writer on needlework; first wife of John Hume Cust, Viscount Alford; daughter of 2nd Marquess of Northampton. 7 Portraits

Charles Richard Alford (1816-1898), Bishop of Victoria, Hong Kong. 1 Portrait

Henry Alford (1810-1871), Dean of Canterbury and biblical scholar. 6 Portraits

Ian F.O. Alford (1921-), Commander, Royal Navyl son of F.R. Alford. 2 Portraits

(Edward) John Gregory Alford (1890-1960), Art historian. 1 Portrait

Sir Robert Edmund Alford (1904-1979), Colonial administrator. 2 Portraits

King Alfred ('The Great') (849-899), King of the West Saxons. 13 Portraits

Prince Alfred (1780-1782), Son of George III. 3 Portraits

Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1844-1900), Naval officer; second son of Queen Victoria. 75 Portraits

Prince Alfred of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1874-1899), Only son of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh. 7 Portraits

Youly Algaroff (1918-1995), Ballet dancer. 1 Portrait

Prince Ali Khan. 1 Portrait

Abdullah Jusuf Ali (1872-1953), Barrister and lecturer. 2 Portraits

Mohammed Ali (1909-1963), Prime Minister of Pakistan. 4 Portraits

Monica Ali (1967-), Novelist. 1 Portrait

Muhammad Ali (1942-), Boxer. 2 Portraits

Pasha Mehemet Ali (1769-1849), Egyptian ruler. 2 Portraits

Saiyid Ameer Ali (1849-1928), Judge and Muslim leader in India. 5 Portraits

Tariq Ali (1943-), Student activist; writer and film producer. 3 Portraits

Lady Allia Abbas Ali Baig, Daughter of Shaikh Ali Abdulla, Uncle of the Sultan of Bahrain. 1 Portrait

Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse (1843-1878), Third child of Queen Victoria; wife of Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine. 107 Portraits

Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone (1883-1981), Granddaughter of Queen Victoria and diplomatic service wife. 26 Portraits

Princess Alice of Greece and Denmark (1885-1969), Wife of Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark; mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. 24 Portraits

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901-2004), Wife of Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester; daughter of 7th Duke of Buccleuch and 9th Duke of Queensberry. 134 Portraits

Prince Naseem (Naseem Salom Ali Hamed) (1974-), Boxer. 1 Portrait

Nawab Nasim Mansur Ali Khan of Bengal (1830-1884), Nawab of Bengal. 1 Portrait

Artem Alikhanian (1908-1978), Physicist and first director of the Yerevan Physics Institute. 1 Portrait

Henry Gerard Sturt, 1st Baron Alington (1825-1904), Politician, sportsman and landowner. 3 Portraits

Augusta Sturt (née Lady Bingham), Baroness Alington of Criche (1832-1888), First wife of 1st Baron Alington; daughter of 3rd Earl of Lucan. 2 Portraits

Evelyn Henrietta (née Leigh), Lady Alington (1858-1939), Second wife of 1st Baron Alington; daughter of Henry Blundell Leigh. 1 Portrait

Humphrey Napier Sturt, 2nd Baron Alington (1859-1919), Landowner and Conservative politician; MP for East Dorset. 1 Portrait

Mary Sibell Sturt (née Ashley-Cooper), Lady Alington (1902-1936), Wife of 3rd Baron Alington; daughter of 9th Earl of Shaftesbury. 4 Portraits

Adrian Richard Alington (1895-1958), Author. 3 Portraits

Cyril Argentine Alington (1872-1955), Headmaster and dean of Durham. 3 Portraits

Julius Alington (1836-1905), Landowner. 1 Portrait

Kathleen Alington. 4 Portraits

Archibald Alison (1757-1839), Prebendary of Salisbury Cathedral; author of 'Essays on Taste'. 3 Portraits

Sir Archibald Alison, 1st Bt (1792-1867), Historian and lawyer. 8 Portraits

Sir Archibald Alison, 2nd Bt (1826-1907), General. 2 Portraits

(Sarah) Georgina (née Campbell), Lady Alison (died 1939), Wife of Sir Archibald Alison, 3rd Bt. 2 Portraits

Michael James Hugh Alison (1926-2004), Politician; MP for Barkston Ash and Selby. 9 Portraits

William Pulteney Alison (1790-1859), Physician. 4 Portraits

Colonel Alison. 1 Portrait

Lady Ali Khan Zulfikar (1881-1974), Wife of Sir Ali Khan Zulfikar. 1 Portrait

Ali Al-Karim, Sultan of Lahej (born circa 1922), Deposed Sultan of Lahej (Yemen) 1952-58. 1 Portrait

Jim Al-Khalili (1962-), Theoretical Nuclear Physicist. 1 Portrait

Risk Allah Bey, Soldier and medical officer. 1 Portrait

John Hillary Allaire (died 1866), Army officer. 2 Portraits

Robert Alexander Allan, Baron Allan of Kilmahew (1914-1979), Politician and shipowner. 4 Portraits

Ann Allan (née Nicholson) (1741-1787), First wife of George Allan. 1 Portrait

Anthony David ('Tony') Allan (1964-), Businessman. 1 Portrait

Charles Allan (1852-1911), Actor. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth Allan (1908-1990), Actress. 4 Portraits

George Allan (1736-1800), Antiquary and topographer. 2 Portraits

Maud Allan (1873-1956), Dancer. 11 Portraits

Mrs Robert Allan, Wife of Robert Allan. 1 Portrait

Sir William Allan (1782-1850), Painter and engraver; President of the Royal Scottish Academy. 7 Portraits

Sir William Allan (1837-1903), Engineer and politician. 2 Portraits

Christopher Gibson Allanby (1836-1917), Archdeacon. 1 Portrait

John Valentine Allanson-Winn (1904-), Fourth son of Rowland George Allanson Allanson-Winn, 5th Baron Headley. 6 Portraits

Robert Barclay Allardice (1779-1854), Pedestrian. 5 Portraits

Lady Elsie Elizabeth Allardyce (née Stewart) (active 1922), Former wife of Adam Goodfellow, and later wife of Sir William Lamond Allardyce; daughter of James Stewart. 5 Portraits

Sir William Lamond Allardyce (1861-1930), Commissioner and colonial secretary. 2 Portraits

James Harry Allason (1912-2011), Lieutenant-Colonel; politican; sportsman;. 6 Portraits

Theodore Edward le Bouthillier ('Ted') Allbeury (1917-2005), Spy novelist. 1 Portrait

Sir Thomas Clifford Allbutt (1836-1925), Professor of Physic, University of Cambridge. 2 Portraits

Sir Geoffrey Cuthbert Allchin (1895-1968), Ambassador. 1 Portrait

Eve Allderidge (neé Collyer) (1935-), Student at New Hall College, Cambridge; wife of Michael Allderidge. 1 Portrait

Maddalena Allegranti (1755-1829), Italian soprano. 2 Portraits

Marc Allégret (1900-1973), Film director. 2 Portraits

Joshua William Allen, 6th Viscount Allen (1791-1845), Soldier. 3 Portraits

Philip Allen, Baron Allen of Abbeydale (1912-2007), Second Secretary to HM Treasury. 1 Portrait

(Reginald) Clifford Allen, 1st Baron Allen of Hurtwood (1889-1939), Politician, pacifist and Chairman of the No-Conscription Fellowship in the Great War. 4 Portraits

Lady Phyllis Edith Allen (née King) (1897-1947), Wife of William Edward David Allen; daughter of 3rd Earl of Lovelace. 8 Portraits

Abigail Mary Allen (active 1807-1829), Wife of James Allen; male impersonator. 1 Portrait

Adrianne Allen (1907-1993), Actress. 3 Portraits

Agnes Allen (died 1959), Author and illustrator. 3 Portraits

Archibald J.Allen, Mayor of Kensington. 2 Portraits

Arthur Acland Allen (1868-1939), Politician; MP for Christchurch and Dunbartonshire. 2 Portraits

Sir Bertram Cowles Allen (1875-1957), Rear-Admiral. 1 Portrait

Sir Carleton Kemp Allen (1887-1966), Legal scholar. 4 Portraits

Charles Peter Allen (1861-1930), Politician, newspaper proprietor and barrister-at-law. 2 Portraits

Clifford Allen (1902-), Author. 1 Portrait

Clive Allen, Owner of Rood's Jewellers. 1 Portrait

Dave Allen (David Tynan O'Mahoney) (1936-2005), Comedian. 1 Portrait

Sir (William) Denis Allen (1910-1987), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

Sir Donald Richard Allen (1894-1983), Clerk to Trustees of London Parochial Charities. 2 Portraits

Edgar Johnson Allen (1866-1942), Marine biologist. 2 Portraits

Elias Allen (circa 1588-1653), Mathematical instrument maker. 2 Portraits

Sir Francis Raymond Allen, 2nd Bt (1910-1939), Son of Sir Frederick Charles Allen. 3 Portraits

Sir Geoffrey Allen (1928-), Chemist and academic. 1 Portrait

Geoffrey Francis Allen (1902-1982), Bishop of Derby and Bishop of Egypt. 14 Portraits

Sir (Albert) George Allen (1888-1956), Private Solicitor to King Edward VIII. 1 Portrait

George Cyril Allen (1900-1982), Economist, Emeritus Professor of Political Economy. 8 Portraits

Sir George Vance Allen (1894-1970), Bacteriologist. 1 Portrait

(Charles) Grant Blairfindie Allen (1848-1899), Writer on science and novelist. 4 Portraits

Sir George Oswald Browning ('Gubby') Allen (1902-1989), Cricketer and cricket administrator. 4 Portraits

Harold Gwynne Allen (1874-1960), Justice of the Peace and High Sheriff, Bedfordshire. 1 Portrait

Herbert Stanley Allen (1873-1954), Professor of Natural Philosophy. 1 Portrait

Sir Hugh Percy Allen (1869-1946), Musicologist and conductor. 11 Portraits

James Allen (1787-1829), Male impersonator. 1 Portrait

Sir James Allen (1855-1942), New Zealand statesman. 6 Portraits

John Allen (1771-1843), Historian and resident physician at Holland House. 1 Portrait

John Frank Allen (1908-2001), Physicist. 4 Portraits

Sir John Sandeman Allen (1865-1935), Conservative politician; MP for Liverpool West Derby. 3 Portraits

Keith Philip George Allen (1953-), Actor, comedian, songwriter and singer. 1 Portrait

Kitty Allen, Actress. 1 Portrait

Lancelot Baugh Allen (1775-1845), Master of Dulwich College, London Police Magistrate. 2 Portraits

Lily Allen (1985-), Singer and songwriter. 2 Portraits

Mary Sophia Allen (1878-1964), Founder and Commandant of Women Police in London. 1 Portrait

Percy B. Allen (1913-1992), New Zealand farmer and politician. 1 Portrait

Percy Stafford Allen (1869-1933), President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford. 10 Portraits

Ralph Allen (1694-1763), Philanthropist; known as 'The Man of Bath'. 5 Portraits

Ralph Shuttleworth Allen (1817-1887), Politician and Major. 1 Portrait

Richard Allen (1787-1873), Slavery abolitionist. 4 Portraits

Richard Allen (1933-1999), Artist. 1 Portrait

Sir Richard Hugh Sedley Allen (1903-1996), British ambassador to Burma. 2 Portraits

Sir Richard William Allen (1867-1955), Chairman of W. H. Allen, Sons & Co. 1 Portrait

Sir Roger Allen (1909-1972), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

Sir Ronald Wilberforce Allen (1889-1936), Politician and lawyer. 3 Portraits

Sir Roy George Douglas Allen (1906-1983), Professor of Statistics. 1 Portrait

Stafford Allen (1806-1889), Slavery abolitionist. 4 Portraits

Sydney Scholefield Allen (1898-1974), Politician, solider and barrister. 3 Portraits

Sylvia Allen (née Wingate-Saul), Wife of Peter Allen. 2 Portraits

Thomas Allen (1540?-1632), Mathematician and antiquary. 1 Portrait

Sir Thomas Allen (1944-), Opera singer. 1 Portrait

Thomas William Allen (1862-1950), Fellow of the British Academy. 1 Portrait

Violet Mary Stella Allen (née Aldsworth), Second wife of A.J. Whitacre Allen. 1 Portrait

Walter Ernest Allen (1911-1995), Author, journalist and broadcaster. 1 Portrait

Walter Godfrey Allen (1891-1986), Architect. 4 Portraits

Sir Walter Macarthur Allen (1870-1943), Commandant-in-Chief Metropolitan Special Constabulary. 5 Portraits

Sir William Allen (1866-1947), Lieutenant-Colonel and politician. 3 Portraits

William Allen (1793-1864), Rear-Admiral. 1 Portrait

William Allen (1770-1843), Chemist and philanthropist. 9 Portraits

William Allen (1532-1594), Cardinal; Jesuit. 6 Portraits

William Gilbert Allen (1892-1970), Chartered accountant. 1 Portrait

Sir (William) Kenneth Gwynne Allen (1907-2000), Engineer and president of the British Engineers Association. 2 Portraits

William Philip Allen (1888-1958), British Transport Commission. 1 Portrait

Woody Allen (1935-), Actor, writer and film director. 1 Portrait

W. Allen. 1 Portrait

Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby (1861-1936), Field Marshal. 38 Portraits

Adelaide Mabel Allenby (née Chapman), Viscountess Allenby of Megiddo (died 1942), Wife of 1st Viscount Allenby of Megiddo. 9 Portraits

Gertrude Mary Lethbridge (née Champneys), Viscountess Allenby (active 1930-49), First wife of 2nd Viscount Allenby. 5 Portraits

Frederick Claude Hynman Allenby (1864-1934), Royal Naval officer. 1 Portrait

Michael Jaffray Hynman Allenby (1931-), Soldier. 5 Portraits

(David Howard) Nicholas Allenby (1909-1995), Bishop. 3 Portraits

Alexandria Louis Maud Vane-Tempest, Viscountess Allendale (1863-1945), Wife of 1st Viscount Allendale; daughter of 5th Marquess of Londonderry. 4 Portraits

Wentworth Henry Canning Beaumont, 2nd Viscount Allendale (1890-1956), British peer; Lord Lieutenant of Northumberland; army captain. 1 Portrait

G. Mander Allender. 1 Portrait

Lizzie Allen Harker (née Watson) (1863-1933), Novelist and playwright; wife of James Allen Harker. 3 Portraits

Sir Arthur John Allen-Williams (1869-1949), Brigadier-General. 3 Portraits

William Lawies Jackson, 1st Baron Allerton (1840-1917), Politician and businessman. 4 Portraits

Richard Allestree (1619-1681), Royalist divine and provost of Eton College. 5 Portraits

Edward Alleyn (1566-1626), Actor and founder of Dulwich College. 4 Portraits

Alice Violet (née Campbell), Lady Alleyne (died 1985), Wife of Sir John Meynell Alleyne, 4th Bt; daughter of James Campbell. 3 Portraits

Elizabeth Allgood (née Clayton) (died 1874), Wife of George Allgood; daughter of Richard Clayton. 1 Portrait

George Allgood (1827-1907), Army officer. 1 Portrait

Lancelot John Hunter Allgood (1823-1885), Army officer. 1 Portrait

Captain Allgood. 1 Portrait

Hon. Claudia Violet Allhusen (née Betterton) (1917-2009), Wife of Derek Swithin Allhusen; daughter of 1st and last Baron Rushcliffe. 15 Portraits

Derek Swithin Allhusen (1914-2000), Horse rider, farmer and soldier. 12 Portraits

Henry Christian Allhusen (1835-1871), Chemical manufacturer and Lieutenant-Colonel. 1 Portrait

Michael Christian Allhusen (1938-1960), Son of Derek Swithin Allhusen. 12 Portraits

O. Allhusen. 3 Portraits

Timothy Frederick Allhusen (1942-), Son of Derek Swithin Allhusen. 12 Portraits

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli (1964-), Television producer and politician. 2 Portraits

Thomas Edward Allibone (1903-2003), Professor of Electrical Engineering. 1 Portrait

Edward Hall Allies (1841-1899), Engineer. 1 Portrait

Mr Allies. 1 Portrait

Frederic Allin (active 1845), Dissenting minister. 2 Portraits

G.E. Allin. 2 Portraits

Rose Allin (Allyn) (circa 1537-1557), Martyr; daughter of Alyce Mount. 1 Portrait

Sir Thomas Allin, 1st Bt (baptised 1612-1685), Naval officer. 3 Portraits

Henry William Allingham (1896-2009), Aircraft mechanic and car designer; World War I veteran and centenarian. 1 Portrait

Joyce Allingham (1913-2001), Daughter of Herbert John Allingham; sister of Margery Allingham. 1 Portrait

Margery Louise Allingham (1904-1966), Crime writer and novelist. 48 Portraits

William Allingham (1824-1889), Poet. 3 Portraits

Hilderband Allington, 3rd Lord Allington of Killard (1641-1723), Nobleman. 1 Portrait

William Allington, Lord Allington, Landowner. 1 Portrait

Edward Allington, Artist. 1 Portrait

Sir Giles Allington, Landowner. 1 Portrait

Percy Allis (1897-1975), Golfer. 3 Portraits

Christopher John Allison (1962-), Assistant Commissioner, Metropolitan Police; Nastional Olympic Security Co-ordinator, London 2012. 1 Portrait

George Frederick Allison (1883-1957), Football manager, journalist and broadcaster. 5 Portraits

Olive Claude Allison (1908-1989), Bishop of Sudan. 1 Portrait

Philip Rowland Allison (1907-1974), Consulting surgeon. 16 Portraits

Sir Richard John Allison (1869-1958), Architect. 1 Portrait

Richard Sydney Allison (1899-1978), Neurologist. 6 Portraits

Sherard Falkner Allison (1907-1993), Bishop of Winchester. 3 Portraits

Frederick Prat Alliston (1832-1912), Alderman of the City of London. 6 Portraits

John Alliston (1781-1855). 2 Portraits

Charles Allix (1787-1862), Colonel. 1 Portrait

Hon. Hilda Allix (née Strutt) (1879-1923), Wife of Charles Israel Loraine Allix; daughter of 2nd Baron Belper. 2 Portraits

George James Allman (1812-1898), Botanist and zoologist. 4 Portraits

Hannah Louisa Allman (née Shaen) (died 1890), Wife of George James Allman; daughter of Samuel Shaen. 1 Portrait

Arthur John Allmand (1885-1951), Professor of Chemistry. 3 Portraits

Gillian Allnutt (1949-), Poet. 1 Portrait

Sir Charles Carrick Allom (1865-1947), Architect. 1 Portrait

Henry Allon (1818-1892), Congregational minister and leader. 5 Portraits

Eric Newmarch Allott (1899-1980), Consultant Adviser in Chemical Pathology, Ministry of Health. 7 Portraits

Lawrence Alloway (1926-1990), Gallerist and critic. 1 Portrait

Kenneth Peter Allpress (died 1968), Company chairman. 1 Portrait

Hon. Alfred Percy Allsop (1861-1929), Soldier, politician and Mayor of Worcester; 7th son of 1st Baron Hindlip. 5 Portraits

George Allsop (1864-1927), South African cricketer. 1 Portrait

Hon. George Higginson Allsopp (1846-1907), Politician and company director; son of 1st Baron Hindlip. 8 Portraits

Hon. Norah Hyacinthe Allsopp (née Littleton) (1899-1997), Wife of Samuel Ranulph Allsopp; daughter of 4th Baron Hatherton. 5 Portraits

Antonio Ally (1973-), Diver. 1 Portrait

William Almack (1741-1781), Founder of Almack's Ballroom. 1 Portrait

Laura Theresa (née Epps), Lady Alma-Tadema (1852-1909), Painter; second wife of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema; daughter of George Napoleon Epps. 4 Portraits

Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912), Painter. 37 Portraits

Edith Martha ('E.M.') Almedingen (Marta Aleksandrovna Almedingen) (1898-1971), Novelist, biographer and children's author. 7 Portraits

Magda Almo, Actress and operetta singer. 3 Portraits

Darren Almond (1971-), Artist. 1 Portrait

Eleanora Mary Almond, Classical lecturer, Westfield College, London. 2 Portraits

Marc Almond (1957-), Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Soft Cell'. 3 Portraits

Robert Munro, Baron Alness (1868-1955), Politician; Secretary for Scotland, lawyer and judge. 11 Portraits

Robert Munro, 1st Baron Alness (1868-1955), Scottish Liberal politician and judge. 9 Portraits

Olga Marie Munro (née Grumler), Lady Alness (1897-1981), Second wife of Robert Munro, Baron Alness. 6 Portraits

Frank Theodore Alpe (died 1952), Lawyer, judge and Recorder of Borough of Great Yarmouth. 2 Portraits

Prince Alphonse de Chimay (1899-1973), Lieutenant-Colonel. 3 Portraits

Cuthbert James McCall ('Cub') Alport, Baron Alport (1912-1998), Politician; MP for Colchester. 12 Portraits

Rachel Cecilia (née Bingham), Lady Alport (1917-1983), Wife of Baron Alport; daughter of Ralph Charles Bingham; granddaughter of 4th Earl of Lucan. 11 Portraits

Thomas Massa Alsager (1779-1846), Journalist and musician. 2 Portraits

Sayyid Sir Abdullah bin Khalifa Al-Said (1910-1963), Sultan of Zanzibar. 3 Portraits

Carlton Alsop, Radio producer. 1 Portrait

George Alsop (born 1638), Writer. 5 Portraits

Robert Alsop (died 1785), Alderman. 1 Portrait

Thomas Alsop (active 1541-1547), Apothecary to King Henry VIII. 1 Portrait

William Allen Alsop (1947-), Architect. 5 Portraits

Annie Alstead (née Deakin), Wife of Robert Alstead. 3 Portraits

Robert Alstead (1873-1946), Politician and Mayor of Wigan. 2 Portraits

Stanley Alstead (1905-1992), Physician; President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (1956-1958). 7 Portraits

Arthur Fawssett Alston (1872-1954), Archdeacon of Hastings. 1 Portrait

Sir Beilby Francis Alston (1868-1929), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

Cedric Rowland Alston (died 1963), Lieutenant-Colonel. 1 Portrait

Sir Francis Beilby Alston (1820-1905), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

Francis George Alston (1878-1961), Brigadier-General. 1 Portrait

Sir Charles Alten, Count von Alten (1764-1840), Hanoverian general. 3 Portraits

Margaret (née Baring), Viscountess Althorp (1868-1906), Wife of Viscount Althorp (later 6th Earl Spencer); daughter of 1st Baron Revelstoke. 1 Portrait

Gerald ('Gerry') Altmann (1960-), Psychologist. 1 Portrait

Peter Altmeier (1899-1977), German politician. 1 Portrait

David Patrick Alton, Baron Alton of Liverpool (1951-), Politician; Liberal Chief Whip. 1 Portrait

Bindo AltovitI (1491-1556), Banker. 1 Portrait

Edward William Macleay Grigg, 1st Baron Altrincham (1879-1955), Colonial administrator, politician and editor of the 'National Review'. 14 Portraits

Joan Alice Katherine (née Dickson-Poynder), Lady Altrincham (1897-1919), Wife of 1st Baron Altrincham; daughter of 1st Baron Islington. 2 Portraits

John Edward Poynder Grigg, 2nd Baron Altrincham (1924-2001), Journalist and historian. 3 Portraits

Jeannette Altwegg (1930-), Ice skater. 1 Portrait

Richard Pepper Arden, 1st Baron Alvanley (1744-1804), Judge. 14 Portraits

William Arden, 2nd Baron Alvanley (1789-1849), Soldier. 4 Portraits

Vincenti Alvar (died 1606), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Al Alvarez (Alfred Alvarez) (1929-), Poet, critic and broadcaster. 1 Portrait

Alvarus (died 1571), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Emmanuel Alvarus (died 1570), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Ferdinandus Alvarus (died 1571), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Franciscus Alvarus (died 1570), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Gaspar Alvarus (died 1570), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Richard Everard Webster, Viscount Alverstone (1842-1915), Lord Chief Justice. 15 Portraits

Juliette Louise Alvin (1897-1982), Cellist, viola da gamba player and music therapist. 3 Portraits

Robert Daniel Thwaites Yerburgh, 1st Baron Alvingham (1889-1955), Politician and Captain. 3 Portraits

Olive Alwyn (née Pull), Wife of William Alwyn. 5 Portraits

William Alwyn (1905-1985), Composer. 6 Portraits

Amadeo I, King of Spain (1845-1890), Elected King of Spain 1870-1873. 1 Portrait

Princess (Marie Louise Francesca) Amalie of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duchess of Bavaria (1848-1894), Wife of Duke Maximilian Emanuel in Bavaria; daughter of Prince August of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. 2 Portraits

John Russell, Viscount Amberley (1842-1876), Politician and writer; eldest son of 1st Earl Russell. 2 Portraits

Katherine Louisa (née Stanley), Viscountess Amberley (1842-1874), Wife of John Russell Amberley, Viscount Amberley; daughter of 2nd Baron Stanley of Alderley. 1 Portrait

Eric Clifford Ambler (1909-1998), Novelist. 5 Portraits

Benjamin Baruch ('Bert') Ambrose (1896-1971), Bandleader and violinist. 1 Portrait

Isaac Ambrose (baptised 1604-1664), Puritan divine. 1 Portrait

Marsha Ambrosius (1976-), Singer, songwriter and member of 'Floetry'. 1 Portrait

Mary Anne (née Clementson), Lady Amcotts-Ingilby (circa 1817-1902), Second wife of Sir William Amcotts-Ingilby, 2nd Bt; daughter of John Clementson. 1 Portrait

Sir William Amcotts-Ingilby, 2nd Bt (1784-1854), Liberal politician; MP for Lincolnshire. 4 Portraits

Princess Amelia Sophia Eleanora (1711-1786), Second daughter of George II. 7 Portraits

Princess Amelia (1783-1810), Sixth daughter of George III. 9 Portraits

(Harold) Julian Amery, Baron Amery of Lustleigh (1919-1996), Politician; Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office and RAF captain. 22 Portraits

Colin Robert Amery (1944-), Architectural writer, critic and historian; former Director of the World Monuments Fund in Britain. 2 Portraits

(Adeliza) Florence Amery (née Hamar Greenwood) (1881-1975), Wife of Leopold Stennett Avery; daughter of John Hamar Greenwood. 1 Portrait

John Amery (1912-1945), Film director; son of politician Leopold Amery. 4 Portraits

Leopold Stennett Amery (1873-1955), Politician; Secretary of State for India and writer. 24 Portraits

Sir Herbert Ames (1863-1954), Businessman, philanthropist and politician. 1 Portrait

Joseph Ames (1689-1759), Antiquary. 3 Portraits

Leslie Ames (1905-1990), Cricketer. 1 Portrait

Lionel Ames (1809-1873), Landowner, Justice of the Peace and Captain. 1 Portrait

Oswald Henry Ames (1862-1927), Soldier. 1 Portrait

Percy W. Ames (1853-1919), Secretary of Royal Society of Literature. 1 Portrait

Victor Charles Ames (1859-1934), Zoologist and painter. 1 Portrait

William Ames (1576-1633), Puritan divine. 4 Portraits

Charles Dundas, Baron Amesbury (1751-1832), Politician; MP for several constituencies. 1 Portrait

Christopher ('Chris') Amey (1945-), Head of Visitor Services and Security, National Portrait Gallery. 1 Portrait

Ian ('Tich') Amey (1944-), Musician; member of Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich. 1 Portrait

Amha Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia (1916-1997), Foreign dignitary; son of Haile Selassie I. 4 Portraits

William Pitt Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst of Arracan (1773-1857), Statesman; Governor-General of India. 5 Portraits

William Pitt Amherst, 2nd Earl Amherst of Arracan (1805-1886), Politician: MP for East Grinstead. 1 Portrait

William Archer Amherst, 3rd Earl Amherst (1836-1910), Politician and freemason. 3 Portraits

Eleanor Clementina St Aubyn, Countess Amherst (1869-1960), Wife of 4th Earl Amherst; daughter of 1st Lord St Levan. 1 Portrait

Jeffery John Archer Amherst, 5th Earl Amherst (1896-1993), Pilot, businessman, journalist and author. 1 Portrait

Jeffrey Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst (1717-1797), Field Marshal. 6 Portraits

Mary Rothes Margaret Cecil, Baroness Amherst of Hackney (1857-1919), Landowner. 2 Portraits

Hon. Humphrey William Amherst (1903-1974), District Commissioner, Gold Coast and farmer; second son of 4th Earl Amherst. 2 Portraits

Nicholas Amhurst (1697-1742), Poet and political writer; 'Caleb D'Anvers'. 2 Portraits

Barbara Amiel (1940-), Journalist and writer. 1 Portrait

Bishop of Amiens, Bishop of Amiens. 1 Portrait

Sir (Edwin) Hardy Amies (1909-2003), Couturier. 20 Portraits

Peter Emanuel Amigo (1864-1949), Archbishop of Southwark. 8 Portraits

Rechavam Amir, Israel Consul-General to London. 1 Portrait

John Preston Amis (1922-2013), Broadcaster, critic and writer. 1 Portrait

Sir Kingsley William Amis (1922-1995), Novelist. 31 Portraits

Martin Louis Amis (1949-), Novelist; son of Sir Kingsley Amis. 22 Portraits

Philip Amis (1948-), Graphic designer and artist. 1 Portrait

Sally Myfanwy Amis (1954-2000), Daughter of Sir Kingsley Amis. 1 Portrait

J.F. Van Ammel, Captain. 3 Portraits

Charles George Ammon, 1st Baron Ammon (1873-1960), Trade unionist and politician. 23 Portraits

Ada Ellen (née May), Lady Ammon (died 1958), Wife of 1st Baron Ammon. 3 Portraits

Charles Amoah, Brother-in-law of Sir Samuel Quashie-Idun. 1 Portrait

Derick Heathcoat Amory, 1st Viscount Amory (1899-1981), Industrialist, politician and Chancellor of the Exchequer. 13 Portraits

Gordon Amory, Daily Express photographer. 1 Portrait

Valerie Ann Amos, Baroness Amos of Brondesbury (1954-), Chief Executive of the Equal Opportunities Commission; Government Whip, House of Lords. 2 Portraits

Sir Maurice Sheldon Amos (1872-1940), Judge in Egypt. 1 Portrait

François Claude Amour, Marquis de Bouillé (1739-1800), French statesman. 1 Portrait

André Marie Ampère (1775-1836), Physicist. 1 Portrait

Edward Greenhill Amphlett (1853-1930), Justice of the Peace. 3 Portraits

Sir Richard Paul Amphlett (1809-1883), Judge. 2 Portraits

Odo William Leopold Russell, 1st Baron Ampthill (1829-1884), Diplomat. 3 Portraits

Emily Theresa (née Villiers), Lady Ampthill (1843-1927), Royal courtier; wife of 1st Baron Ampthill; daughter of 4th Earl of Clarendon. 5 Portraits

(Arthur) Oliver Villiers Russell, 2nd Baron Ampthill (1869-1935), Lieutenant-Colonel and administrator in India. 19 Portraits

Margaret (née Lygon), Lady Ampthill (1874-1957), Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Mary; wife of 2nd Baron Ampthill; daughter of 6th Earl Beauchamp. 9 Portraits

Leopold Oliver Ampthill (1907-1988), Director-General of Cement and Concrete Association. 2 Portraits

Joseph Amritanand (1917-1994), Bishop of Assam, India. 1 Portrait

Albert Maurice Amsler (active 1927), Physician. 1 Portrait

William Warrender MacKenzie, 1st Baron Amulree (1860-1942), Lawyer and industrial arbitrator. 6 Portraits

Basil William Shotto Mackenzie, 2nd Baron Amulree (1900-1983), Physician and geriatrician. 8 Portraits

Frederick Montague, 1st Baron Amwell of Islington (1876-1966), Labour politician; MP for Islington. 15 Portraits

Mulk Raj Anand (1905-2004), Writer and critic. 2 Portraits

Anastasia, Grand Duchess of Russia (1901-1918), Daughter of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia. 8 Portraits

Peregrine Bertie, 3rd Duke of Ancaster (1714-1793). 2 Portraits

Mary (née Panton), Duchess of Ancaster (died 1793), Mistress of the Robes to Queen Charlotte; second wife of 3rd Duke of Ancaster. 12 Portraits

Gilbert Henry Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby, 1st Earl of Ancaster (1830-1910), Politician; MP for Boston and Rutland. 7 Portraits

Evelyn Elizabeth (née Gordon), Countess of Ancaster (1846-1921), Wife of 1st Earl of Ancaster; daughter of 10th Marquess of Huntly. 3 Portraits

Gilbert Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby, 2nd Earl of Ancaster (1867-1951), Politician; MP for Horncastle. 12 Portraits

Gilbert James Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby, 3rd Earl of Ancaster (1907-1983), Lord-Lieutenant of County of Lincoln, 1950-75. 1 Portrait

Nancy Phyllis Louise Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby (née Astor), Countess of Ancaster (1909-1975), Wife of 3rd Earl of Ancaster; daughter of 2nd Viscount Astor. 2 Portraits

Robert Bertie, 4th Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven (1756-1779), Politician; Lord Great Chamberlain. 1 Portrait

Henry Ancell (1802-1863), Surgeon, traveller and writer. 2 Portraits

Ronni Ancona (1968-), Actress. 1 Portrait

Robert Ker, 1st Earl of Ancram (1578-1654), Courtier and politician. 1 Portrait

Anne Ker (née Stanley), Countess of Ancram, Second wife of Robert Ker, Earl of Ancram; daughter of 6th Earl of Derby. 2 Portraits

Aloys Ander (1821-1864), Singer with the Royal Italian Opera. 2 Portraits

Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875), Writer. 2 Portraits

Donald Anderson, Baron Anderson of Swansea (1939-), Barrister; Politician. 6 Portraits

Lady Flavia Joan Lucy Anderson (née Giffard) (1910-1998), Wife of James Alasdair Anderson; daughter of 2nd Earl of Halsbury. 4 Portraits

Lady Gillian Mary Anderson (née Drummond) (1920-2002), Wife of John Murray Anderson; daughter of 16th Earl of Perth. 3 Portraits

Dame Adelaide Mary Anderson (1863-1936), Civil servant. 3 Portraits

Sir Alan Garrett Anderson (1877-1952), Shipowner and public servant. 4 Portraits

Sir Alexander James Anderson (1879-1965), Vice-Chairman of Commissioners for the Port of Rangoon. 3 Portraits

Alexander Robert Fordyce Anderson (1906-1963), Architect and President of the Architectural Association. 1 Portrait

Alexander Vass Anderson (1895-1963), Major-General. 3 Portraits

Alfred Anderson (1896-2005), Sergeant; later a city council clerk. 1 Portrait

Angela Anderson (née Wellesley-Colley) (1942-), Wife of David Campbell Anderson; daughter of Anthony Wellesley-Colley. 3 Portraits

Arthur Anderson, Librettist, lyricist and adapter. 1 Portrait

Sir Athol Lancelot Anderson (1875-1955), Civil engineer. 1 Portrait

Austin Thomas Anderson (1868-1949), Brigadier-General. 3 Portraits

Carol Anderson, Fashion model. 1 Portrait

Hon. Cecilia Claribel Anderson (née Cavendish) (1903-1997), Wife of James Mitchell Anderson; daughter of 6th Baron Waterpark. 7 Portraits

Sir Charles Henry John Anderson, 9th Bt (1804-1891), Landowner and Sheriff of Lincolnshire. 2 Portraits

Charles Palmerston Anderson (1865-1930), Bishop of Chicago; Presiding Bishop of United States of America Episcopal Church. 1 Portrait

Clive Stuart Anderson (1952-), Comedian, radio and television writer and presenter. 2 Portraits

Sir Colin Skelton Anderson (1904-1980), Director of Midland Bank and museum trustee. 1 Portrait

Sir David Anderson (1880-1953), Lawyer and civil engineer. 2 Portraits

David Anderson (1814-1885), Bishop of Rupert's Land, Canada. 2 Portraits

David Anderson. 1 Portrait

David Colville Anderson (1916-1995), Lecturer in Scots Law, Edinburgh University and politician. 2 Portraits

David Dick Anderson (1889-1980), HM Chief Inspector of Schools. 2 Portraits

Sir Desmond Francis Anderson (1885-1967), Lieutenant-General. 7 Portraits

Donald Clive Anderson (1897-1957), Historian and Chief Press Officer for the Festival of Britain. 1 Portrait

Sir Donald Forsyth Anderson (1906-1973), Director of National Westminster Bank Ltd. 3 Portraits

Sir Duncan Law Anderson (1901-1980), Consulting civil engineer. 1 Portrait

Sir Edmund Anderson (1530?-1605), Lord Chief Justice. 4 Portraits

Edward William Anderson (1901-1981), Professor of Psychiatry. 2 Portraits

Elizabeth D'Arcy Anderson (née Walker) (active 1937), Wife of Sir John D'Arcy Anderson. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson (1836-1917), Physician. 7 Portraits

Lady Emily Anderson (née Foljambe) (died 1870), Daughter of J.S. Foljame; wife of Sir Charles Anderson, 6th Bt . 1 Portrait

Emma Theodosia Anderson (1835-1912), Daughter of Sir Charles Henry John Anderson, 9th Bt. 4 Portraits

(William) Eric Anderson (1936-), Chairman of the Heritage Lottery Fund. 1 Portrait

Francis Anderson (active 1802), Writer to the Signet. 1 Portrait

Francis Foljambe Anderson (1841-1881), Eldest son of Sir Charles Anderson, 6th Bt. 3 Portraits

Sir Francis James Anderson (1888-1920), Brigadier-General. 3 Portraits

Frederick Ingall Anderson (1874-1961), Chaplain. 1 Portrait

Sir George Anderson (1845-1923), Treasurer, Bank of Scotland. 8 Portraits

George Cranston Anderson (1879-1944), Secretary of British Medical Association. 1 Portrait

George David Anderson (1913-1983), HM Diplomatic Service. 1 Portrait

Gerry Anderson (1929-2012), Film producer, director, and writer; creator of 'Thunderbirds'. 1 Portrait

Gwendoline Victoria Mary Anderson (née Jones) (1897-1957), First wife of William Louis Anderson. 1 Portrait

Helena Anderson. 1 Portrait

Ian Anderson (1947-), Musician; singer for Jethro Tull. 1 Portrait

James Anderson (1738-1809), Botanist, agriculturalist and physician in India. 7 Portraits

James Anderson (1739-1808), Economist. 1 Portrait

James Anderson (1802-1888), Barrister. 1 Portrait

Sir James Anderson (1824-1893), Telegraphic engineer. 3 Portraits

Sir James Drummond Anderson (1886-1968), Indian civil servant. 2 Portraits

James George Skelton Anderson (1838-1907), Managing Director, Orient Steamship Co.; husband of Elizabeth Garrett Anderson. 1 Portrait

James Michael ('Jimmy') Anderson (1982-), Cricketer. 1 Portrait

James Robertson Anderson (1811-1895), Actor and theatre manager. 1 Portrait

James Stuart Murray Anderson (1800-1869), Clergyman. 4 Portraits

Jane Anderson. 1 Portrait

Janet Anderson (1949-), Politician; MP for Rossendale and Darwen. 1 Portrait

Jim Anderson (1937-), Editor of Oz magazine. 1 Portrait

John Anderson (1921-2006), Footballer. 7 Portraits

John Anderson, Falconer. 1 Portrait

Sir John Anderson (1858-1918), Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Ceylon. 2 Portraits

Sir John D'Arcy Anderson (1908-1988), General and Director-General of Military Training. 31 Portraits

John Ford Anderson, Physician. 1 Portrait

John George Anderson (1866-1943), Anglican Archbishop of Moosonee, Ontario. 1 Portrait

John George Clark Anderson (1870-1952), Camden Professor of Ancient History, University of Oxford and Brasenose College Fellow. 3 Portraits

Dame Frances Margaret ('Judith') Anderson (1898-1992), Actress. 1 Portrait

Julian Anderson (1967-), Composer. 1 Portrait

Sir Kenneth Anderson (1906-1992), Civil servant. 2 Portraits

Sir Kenneth Arthur Noel Anderson (1891-1959), General. 7 Portraits

Sir Kenneth Skelton Anderson, 1st Bt (1866-1942), Manager and Director of Shipping Company. 5 Portraits

Dame Kitty Anderson (1903-1979), Headmistress. 4 Portraits

Lawrence Anderson (1893-1939). 5 Portraits

Lea Anderson (1959-), Dancer and choreographer. 1 Portrait

Lindsay Gordon Anderson (1923-1994), Film, television and stage director. 9 Portraits

Louisa Garrett Anderson (1873-1943), Fellow of Royal Society of Medicine. 2 Portraits

Lucy Anderson (née Philpot) (1790-1878), Music teacher to Queen Victoria. 4 Portraits

Margaret (née Milligan), Lady Anderson, Second wife of Sir James Anderson; daughter of Thomas Milligan. 1 Portrait

Mary Anderson (Mrs de Navarro) (1859-1940), Actress. 53 Portraits

Lady Muriel Ivy Anderson (née Duncan), Wife of Sir Alan Anderson. 1 Portrait

Sir (David) Murray Anderson (1874-1936), Admiral. 2 Portraits

Nelson Graham Anderson (1875-1945), Major-General. 2 Portraits

Sir Neville Anderson (1881-1963), Lieutenant-Colonel. 3 Portraits

Nicol Keith Anderson (1882-1953), Clergyman. 5 Portraits

Mrs Rex Anderson, American society portrait painter. 1 Portrait

Richard Henry Anderson (1821-1879), Soldier. 1 Portrait

Sir Richard Neville Anderson (1907-1979), Lieutenant-General. 2 Portraits

Robert Anderson (1792-1843), Clergyman. 2 Portraits

Sir Robert Anderson (1841-1918), Spymaster, detective chief and author. 1 Portrait

Robert Geoffrey William Anderson (1944-), Director of the British Museum. 1 Portrait

Sir Robert Murray McCheyne Anderson (1867-1940), Brigadier-General and businessman. 1 Portrait

Rona Anderson (1925-2013), Actress. 2 Portraits

Ronald Kinloch Anderson (1911-1984), Pianist and Artistic Director at EMI Records. 1 Portrait

Hon. Rosamond Anderson (née Tufton) (1877-1957), Wife of Stuart Gordon Anderson; daughter of Henry James Tufton, 1st Baron Hothfield. 2 Portraits

Samuel Anderson (1982-), Actor. 1 Portrait

(Alfred Charles) Stanley Anderson (1884-1966), Engraver, etcher and watercolour painter. 8 Portraits

Stuart Milligan Anderson (1879-1954), Brigadier-General, journalist and Director of the Exchange Telegraph news agency. 4 Portraits

Thomas Anderson (1819-1874), Chemist. 1 Portrait

Walter Anderson, Tenor. 1 Portrait

Sir Warren Hastings Anderson (1872-1930), Lieutenant-General. 10 Portraits

William Anderson (1799-1873), Minister of the United Presbyterian church. 1 Portrait

William Allan Campbell Anderson (1911-), Brigadier. 1 Portrait

William Louis Anderson (1892-1972), Bishop of Portsmouth and of Salisbury. 9 Portraits

Miss Anderson. 1 Portrait

Miss Anderson. 1 Portrait

Mr Anderson (active 1850), Member of The Lancashire Central Short Time Committee for Obtaining the Ten Hours Bill. 1 Portrait

Professor Anderson (active 1855). 1 Portrait

Miss Anderson (active 1861). 1 Portrait

Captain Anderson (active 1930). 1 Portrait

Lady Anderson (active 1942). 2 Portraits

Hon. Evelyn Cornwallis Anderson-Pelham (1851-1908), Son of 2nd Earl of Yarborough. 4 Portraits

Sven Olof Morgan Andersson (1910-1987), Swedish politician. 1 Portrait

Lady Emma Frances Mary Anderton (née Plunkett) (1826-1866), First wife of William Michael Ince Anderton; daughter of 9th Earl of Fingall. 1 Portrait

Darren Robert Anderton (1972-), Football player. 1 Portrait

Sir (Cyril) James Anderton (1932-), Chief Constable of the Greater Manchester Police Force. 3 Portraits

William Michael Ince Anderton (1825-1884), Landowner and army officer. 1 Portrait

Mary Howard (née Finch), Viscountess Andover (1717-1803), Wife of William, Viscount Andover. 3 Portraits

Didacus Andrada (died 1570), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Edward Neville da Costa Andrade (1887-1971), Physicist. 10 Portraits

Count Gyula Andrassy (1823-1890), Hungarian statesman. 2 Portraits

James Richard Glencoe Andre (1899-1981), Brigadier. 2 Portraits

John André (1751-1780), Adjutant-General of British Forces in America and silhouettist. 1 Portrait

Monsieur Andre. 1 Portrait

Sir William Lewis André, Bt (active 1778), Captain, Royal Fusiliers. 1 Portrait

Dietrich Ernst Andreae (circa 1680-1734). 0 Portraits

Edward Philip Andreae (died 1975), Businessman. 1 Portrait

Princess Andrée Aga Khan (née Andrée Joséphine Carron) (circa 1898-1976), Third wife of Aga Khan III. 1 Portrait

Constantine ('Costas') Andreou (1917-2007), Artist. 5 Portraits

Bjørn Andresen (1955-), Actor. 1 Portrait

Andrew Rutherfurd (né Bervie), Lord Rutherfurd (1791-1854), Scottish Lord Advocate; judge and politician. 2 Portraits

Prince Andrew, Duke of York (1960-), Second son of Queen Elizabeth II. 35 Portraits

Hon. Gwyneth Margaret Andrew (née Bruce) (1928-), Wife of Robin McCheyne Andrew; daughter of 3rd Baron Aberdare. 5 Portraits

Sir (George) Herbert Andrew (1910-1985), Civil servant. 2 Portraits

James Andrew (1829?-1897), Physician. 1 Portrait

John Harold Andrew (1887-1961), Professor of Metallurgy. 3 Portraits

Maud Andrew, Actress. 1 Portrait

Sir Christopher Howard Andrewes (1896-1988), Deputy Director, National Institute for Medical Research. 5 Portraits

Sir Frederick William Andrewes (1859-1932), Pathologist. 3 Portraits

Gerrard Thomas Andrewes (1750-1825), Clergyman. 2 Portraits

Lancelot Andrewes (1555-1626), Bishop of Winchester. 28 Portraits

Sir William Gerrard Andrewes (1899-1974), Admiral. 2 Portraits

Albert Andrew Andrews (1896-1976), Captain. 1 Portrait

Anthony Andrews (1948-), Actor. 1 Portrait

A. Andrews, Messenger, House of Commons. 1 Portrait

Charles Andrews (active circa 1823). 1 Portrait

Charles Freer Andrews (1871-1940), Writer on India. 12 Portraits

Charles William Andrews (1866-1924), Assistant Keeper in the Geological Department of the British Museum. 2 Portraits

Eamonn Andrews (1922-1987), Television compere, broadcaster and writer. 3 Portraits

Edward Andrews, Minister of Beresford Chapel, Walworth. 1 Portrait

Eusebius Andrews (died 1650), Royalist and barrister. 1 Portrait

E.M.S. Andrews, Tennis player. 1 Portrait

Frank Maxwell Andrews (1884-1943), Lieutenant-General. 3 Portraits

Henry Stewart Fleetwood ('Harry') Andrews (1910-1989), Actor. 2 Portraits

Iris Andrews (circa 1987-), Peace activist. 1 Portrait

Jennifer Andrews (circa 1935-), Artist. 1 Portrait

(Arthur) John Francis Andrews (1906-1984), Chairman of Clark Equipment Ltd. 1 Portrait

John Miller Andrews (1871-1956), Prime Minister of Northern Ireland. 1 Portrait

Julie Elizabeth Andrews (1935-), Actress. 7 Portraits

Michael James Andrews (1928-1995), Painter. 3 Portraits

Miles Peter Andrews (1742-1814), Dramatist, gunpowder manufacturer and politician. 1 Portrait

Richard Andrews (1613-1618). 1 Portrait

Walter Andrews (1852-1932), Anglican Bishop of Hokkaido, Japan. 1 Portrait

Dorothy Andrus (Mrs Burke), Tennis player. 2 Portraits

Dave Angel, Disc Jockey. 1 Portrait

Heather Angel (1909-1986), Actress. 1 Portrait

Angela. 1 Portrait

Pier Angeli (1932-1971), Actress. 1 Portrait

Sir Norman Angell (1872-1967), Writer on international and economic affairs. 19 Portraits

Henry Angelo (1756-1835), Fencing master. 2 Portraits

Henry Charles Angelo (circa 1780-1852), Fencing master; son of Henry Angelo. 1 Portrait

Amelia M.A. Angerstein (1847?-1866), Daughter of William Angerstein. 1 Portrait

Anne Angerstein (née Muilman) (died 1783), First wife of John Julius Angerstein. 1 Portrait

John Angerstein (1773-1858), Politician; MP for Camelford and Greenwich; son of John Julius Angerstein. 2 Portraits

John Julius Angerstein (1735-1823), Merchant and picture collector. 7 Portraits

Juliana Angerstein, Daughter of John Julius Angerstein. 3 Portraits

Mary Ann Angerstein (née Nettleship) (1824-1887), Wife of William Angerstein. 1 Portrait

William Angerstein (1811-1897), Politician; MP for Greenwich. 3 Portraits

Lady Lilian Maud Angier (née Routledge), Wife of Sir Theodore Vivian Samuel Angier. 2 Portraits

Bernard John Angle (1853-1932), Athlete and stockbroker. 1 Portrait

Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey (1768-1854), Field Marshal and Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland. 25 Portraits

Henry Paget, 2nd Marquess of Anglesey (1797-1869), Politician; Lord Chamberlain of the Household. 5 Portraits

Henry William George Paget, 3rd Marquess of Anglesey (1821-1880), Politician and Grenadier Guard. 3 Portraits

Henry Paget, 4th Marquess of Anglesey (1835-1898), Sportsman. 5 Portraits

Henry Cyril Paget, 5th Marquess of Anglesey (1875-1905), 'The Dancing Marquess'. 1 Portrait

Lilian Florence Maud Paget (née Chetwynd), Marchioness of Anglesey (later Gilliat) (1876-1962), Wife of 5th Marquess of Anglesey, daughter of Sir George Chetwynd. 12 Portraits

Charles Henry Alexander Paget, 6th Marquess of Anglesey (1885-1947), Lord Chamberlain to Queen Mary. 3 Portraits

Victoria Marjorie Harriet Paget (née Manners), Marchioness of Anglesey (1883-1946), Wife of 6th Marquess of Anglesey; daughter of 8th Duke of Rutland. 4 Portraits

George Charles Henry Victor Paget, 7th Marquess of Anglesey (1922-2013), Lord Lieutenant of Gwynedd. 3 Portraits

Christopher Villiers, 1st Earl of Anglesey (circa 1593-1630), Courtier and 3rd son of Sir George Villiers. 1 Portrait

Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey (1614-1686), Book collector and politician; MP for Dublin City, Radnorshire and Carmarthen. 5 Portraits

Francis Alexander Anglin (1865-1933), Judge. 3 Portraits

Louis Antoine de Bourbon, duc d'Angoulême (1775-1844), Son of Charles X, King of France. 5 Portraits

Marie Thérèse Charlotte, duchesse d'Angoulême (1778-1851), Daughter of Louis XVI. 5 Portraits

Miss Anguish (active 1803). 1 Portrait

Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus (1489?-1557), Second husband of Margaret Tudor, Queen of James IV of Scotland. 2 Portraits

Edmund Graham Angus (1889-1983), Company president. 6 Portraits

Joseph Angus (1816-1902), Baptist minister and educationist. 2 Portraits

Margaret MacGregor ('Peggy') Angus (1904-1993), Painter. 1 Portrait

Sir (Arthur) Stanley Angwin (1883-1959), Engineer. 5 Portraits

Father Anieur (Anineur), Priest of the Church of Rome. 3 Portraits

Hercule François, Duke of Anjou (1554-1584), Youngest son of Henry II, King of France and Catherine de Medici. 5 Portraits

David Ross, Lord Ankerville (1727-1805), Judge. 1 Portrait

Princess Anna of Battenberg (1874-1971), Daughter of Danilo I, King of Montenegro; wife of Prince Francis Joseph of Battenberg. 1 Portrait

Annabella (Suzanne Charpentier) (1909-1996), Film actress. 1 Portrait

Annabella (née Suzanne Georgette Charpentier) (1907-1996), Actress. 1 Portrait

Kenneth Cooper ('Ken') Annakin (1914-2009), Film director. 1 Portrait

Ellen (née Dempster), Baroness Annaly of Annaly and Rathcline (died 1868), Wife of 1st Baron Annaly; daughter of William Soper Dempster. 1 Portrait

Luke White, 3rd Baron Annaly (1857-1922), Lord in Waiting to the King. 1 Portrait

Luke Henry White, 4th Baron Annaly (1885-1970), Major. 3 Portraits

Lavinia Emily White (née Spencer), Lady Annaly (1899-1955), Extra Lady-in-Waiting to Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother (when Duchess of York); wife of 4th Baron Annaly; daughter of 6th Earl Spencer. 13 Portraits

Luke Robert White, 5th Baron Annaly (1927-1990), Stockbroker. 9 Portraits

Noel Gilroy Annan, Baron Annan (1916-2000), Administrator and writer. 9 Portraits

James Craig Annan (1864-1946). 0 Portraits

Richard Wallace Annand (1914-2004), Captain; Received first Army VC of 2nd World War; Founder Member of British Assoc. of Hard of Hearing. 7 Portraits

Thomas Annandale (1838-1907), Professor of Surgery; writer. 1 Portrait

Queen Anne (1665-1714), Reigned 1702-14. 72 Portraits

Anne of Bohemia (1366-1394), Queen of Richard II. 5 Portraits

Anne Neville, Queen of England (1456-1485), Consort of King Richard III. 4 Portraits

Anne, Queen of Hungary (1503-1547), Wife of Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor. 4 Portraits

Anne Boleyn (circa 1500-1536), Second Queen of Henry VIII. 22 Portraits

Anne of Cleves (1515-1557), Fourth Queen of Henry VIII. 12 Portraits

Anne of Denmark (1574-1619), Queen of James I. 44 Portraits

Princess Anne (1636-1640), Third daughter of Charles I. 7 Portraits

Anne Hyde, Duchess of York (1637-1671), First wife of James II, mother of Mary II and Queen Anne. 16 Portraits

Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange (1709-1759), Daughter of King George II; wife of William Charles Henry Friso, Prince of Orange. 24 Portraits

Princess Anne of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg (née Lady Anne Savile) (1864-1927), Socialite, aviation patron and aviator; wife of Prince Ludwig Karl of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg; daughter of 4th Earl of Mexborough. 8 Portraits

Princess Anne (1950-), Equestrian sportswoman; daughter of Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Royal. 114 Portraits

Anne Law, Lady Ellenborough (1761-1843), Wife of 1st Baron Ellenborough. 1 Portrait

Princess Anne Blanche Alice Singh (née Coventry) (1874-1956), Wife of Prince Victor Albert Duleep Singh; daughter of 9th Earl of Coventry. 1 Portrait

Princess Anne Marie Galitzine (née Slatin, later Ponsonby) (1916-2007), Former wife of Prince George Galitzine, and later second wife of Arthur Ponsonby, Earl of Bessborough; daughter of Baron von Slatin. 3 Portraits

Anne-Marie of the Hellenes (née Princess Anne-Marie of Denmark) (1946-), Wife of Constantine II of the Hellenes; daughter of King Frederick IX of Denmark. 2 Portraits

Richard Annesley, 2nd Earl Annesley (1745-1824), Commissioner of the revenue of Ireland. 1 Portrait

Hugh Annesley, 5th Earl Annesley (1831-1908). 3 Portraits

Priscilla Cecilia (née Moore), Countess Annesley (1870-1941), Second wife of 5th Earl of Annesley; daughter of William Armitage Moore. 48 Portraits

Francis Annesley, 6th Earl Annesley (1884-1914), Sub-Lieutenant. 2 Portraits

Maud Fleming Annesley (née Higginson), Countess Annesley (died 1923), First wife of 7th Earl Annesley; daughter of Haynes Bingham Higginson. 1 Portrait

Beresford Cecil Bingham Annesley, 8th Earl Annesley (1894-1957), Lieutenant. 4 Portraits

Edith Constance Annesley (née Rawlinson), Countess Annesley (died 1950), Former wife of 6th Earl of Clancarty, and later wife of 8th Earl of Annesley; daughter of Albemarle Alexander Rawlinson. 7 Portraits

William Richard Annesley, 4th Earl Annesley (1830-1874), Politician; MP for Great Grimsby. 1 Portrait

Robert Annesley, 9th Earl Annesley (1900-1979), Civil servant. 7 Portraits

Lady Clare Annesley (1893-1980), Pacifist; daughter of 5th Earl Annesley. 10 Portraits

Sir Francis Annesley (1734-1812), Politician; MP for Reading. 1 Portrait

Hon. Hilda Cecil Annesley (1889-1972), Daughter of 11th Viscount Valentia. 2 Portraits

James Annesley (1715-1760), Peerage claimant. 1 Portrait

Marian Emily Annesley (née Dicker) (1849-1877), Second wife of Francis Charles Annesley; daughter of John Campbell Dicker. 1 Portrait

Rosemary Millicent Annett (née de Wend-Fenton) (1919-1997), Wife of Niall Annett. 1 Portrait

Anna Annigoni (née Maggini) (died 1969), First wife of Pietro Annigoni. 1 Portrait

Benedetto Annigoni (1939-), Son of Pietro Annigoni. 1 Portrait

Maria Ricciarda Annigoni (1948-), Daughter of Pietro Annigoni. 1 Portrait

Pietro Annigoni (1910-1988), Painter. 32 Portraits

Francesca Annis (1944-), Actress. 2 Portraits

Archduchess Annunciata of Austria (1843-1871), Abbess of the Theresia Convent. 1 Portrait

Nonso Anozie (1978-), Actor. 1 Portrait

Alda von Anrep (died 1974), Assistant librarian at Villa i Tatti. 1 Portrait

Boris von Anrep (1883-1969), Mosaicist. 4 Portraits

Helen von Anrep (née Maitland) (1885-1965), Wife of Boris von Anrep. 2 Portraits

Junia von Anrep (née Yuniya Khitrovo), First wife of Boris von Anrep. 3 Portraits

Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe (1919-2001), Philosopher. 1 Portrait

Richard Ansdell (1815-1885), Animal painter. 12 Portraits

Gertrude Mary Ansell (1861-1932), Suffragette and member of the Fabian Women's Group. 2 Portraits

Mary Ansell (1862-1950), Actress; wife of Sir James Matthew ('J.M.') Barrie, Bt. 2 Portraits

Sir Michael Picton Ansell (1905-1994), Lieutenant-Colonel. 2 Portraits

Sir Richard Ansell. 1 Portrait

St Anselm (circa 1033-1109), Abbot of Bec and Archbishop of Canterbury. 3 Portraits

Ernest Ansermet (1883-1969), Conductor. 1 Portrait

Anne Ferelith Anson (née Bowes-Lyon), Viscountess Anson (1917-1980), Former wife of Viscount Anson, and later wife of Prince George of Denmark. 2 Portraits

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson (1697-1762), Admiral. 10 Portraits

Lady Clodagh Anson (née Beresford) (1879-1957), Wife of Hon. Claud Anson; daughter of 5th Marquess of Waterford. 7 Portraits

Hon. Adela Anson (née Vernon), Daughter of Baron Vernon; wife of Algeron Horation Anson. 1 Portrait

Adelbert John Robert Anson (1840-1909), Bishop of Qu'Appelle, Canada and Master of St John's Hospital, Lichfield. 1 Portrait

Major Hon. A.H. Anson. 1 Portrait

Charles Eustace Anson (1859-1940), Naval officer. 2 Portraits

Clodaugh Anson (1902-1992), Granddaughter of Thomas George, 2nd Earl of Lichfield. 4 Portraits

Sir George Anson (1769-1849), General and politician; MP for Lichfield. 1 Portrait

George Anson (1797-1857), General. 3 Portraits

Harold Anson (1867-1954), Master of the Temple and Canon of Southwark. 11 Portraits

Marion Emma Ruthven ('Mollie') Anson (née Halliday) (1891-1965), Wife of Hon. Rupert Anson; daughter of James Halliday. 1 Portrait

Peter Frederick Anson (1879-1975), Writer on religion and on the sea. 9 Portraits

R.N. Anson, Captain. 1 Portrait

Sir (George) Wilfred Anson (1893-1974), Director of Imperial Tobacco Co Ltd. 2 Portraits

Sir William Anson (circa 1762-1847), Major-General. 3 Portraits

Sir William Reynell Anson, 3rd Bt (1843-1914), Politician and warden of All Souls College, Oxford. 6 Portraits

Captain Anson (active 1900s), Naval captain. 1 Portrait

Sir Eric Cecil Ansorge (1887-1977), Fellow, Ancient Monuments Society; Indian Civil Service. 2 Portraits

David Thomas Ansted (1814-1880), Geologist. 6 Portraits

Dame Margaret Joan Anstee (1926-), Administrator and writer; Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations. 1 Portrait

Lady Evelyn Frances Anstey (née Courtenay) (1908-1985), Wife of Thomas Anstey; daughter of 16th Earl of Devon. 4 Portraits

Arthur Henry Anstey (1872-1955), Archbishop of the West Indies and Bishop of Trinidad and Tobago. 1 Portrait

Christopher Anstey (1724-1805), Poet. 4 Portraits

Mary Ann Anstey (1763-1829), Eldest daughter of Christopher Anstey. 1 Portrait

Vera Anstey (1889-1976), Economist. 1 Portrait

Professor Anstey. 1 Portrait

Lieutenant Anstey (active 1865), Lieutenant, Royal Engineer. 1 Portrait

Sir Edmund Anstice (1899-1979), Vice-Admiral. 1 Portrait

John Anstis the Elder (1669-1744), Garter king-of-arms and heraldic writer. 1 Portrait

Dame Eva Isabella Henrietta Anstruther (1869-1935), Honorary Director of the Camps Library. 2 Portraits

Henry Torrens Anstruther (1860-1926), Politician; MP for St Andrews. 11 Portraits

Sir John Anstruther (1753-1811), Politician and Anglo-Indian judge. 3 Portraits

Sir Ralph Abercromby Anstruther, 4th Bt (1804-1863), Army officer. 3 Portraits

Robert Anstruther (1768-1809), General. 4 Portraits

Sir Wyndham Carmichael Anstruther, 7th Bt (1793-1869). 2 Portraits

Sir Richard Hamilton Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe (1908-1985), Brigadier. 5 Portraits

William Anstruther-Gray (1859-1938), Politician; Army officer. 1 Portrait

Sir Ralph Hugo Anstruther of that Ilk, 12th Bt (1921-2002), Major and equerry to the Queen Mother. 2 Portraits

Adam Ant (Stuart Leslie Goddard) (1954-), Musician and singer. 2 Portraits

François Paul Anthoine (1860-1944), French General. 1 Portrait

Eve Anthony, Fashion model. 1 Portrait

Evelyn Anthony (Evelyn Bridget Patricia Ward-Thomas (née Stephens)) (1928-), Writer. 2 Portraits

Gordon Anthony (1902-1989), Photographer. 1 Portrait

Herbert Douglas Anthony (1892-1968), Extra-Mural lecturer. 1 Portrait

Hilda Anthony (Hilda Antonietti) (born 1886), Actress. 1 Portrait

Hubert Lawrence ('Larry') Anthony (1897-1957), Australian politician. 1 Portrait

Ivor Jones Anthony (1883-1959), Racehorse trainer and jockey. 1 Portrait

Jack Anthony, Horse trainer. 5 Portraits

John Anthony (1585-1655), Physician. 2 Portraits

Marc Anthony, Nightclub pianist and entertainer. 1 Portrait

William Samuel Anthony (1874-1943), Major-General. 1 Portrait

Antoine de Bourbon, King of Navarre (1518-1562), King of Navarre; father of Henry IV, King of France. 1 Portrait

Prince Antoine Bibesco (1878-1951), Romanian Minister to Madrid, lawyer and writer; husband of Elizabeth Asquith. 1 Portrait

Antoine (Antoni Cierplikowski) (1884-1976), Hairdresser. 3 Portraits

Giacomo Antonelli (1806-1876), Cardinal. 3 Portraits

Infanta Antonia of Portugal, Princess of Hohenzollern (1845-1913), Wife of Leopold, Prince of Hohenzollern; daughter of Fernando II, King of Portugal. 1 Portrait

Princess Antonia of Luxembourg (1899-1954), Wife of Rupprecht, Crown Prince of Bavaria; daughter of William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg. 1 Portrait

Yvonne G. Antoniade, Secretary of the Royal Rumanian Legation in Madrid; Wife of Georges Antoniade. 1 Portrait

Antonio (died circa 1782), Venetian sailor, robbed at Kinsale. 1 Portrait

Laura Cecilia (née Parker), Countess of Antrim (1809-1883), Wife of 4th Earl of Antrim; daughter of 5th Earl of Macclesfield. 2 Portraits

Louisa Jane (née Grey), Countess of Antrim (1855-1949), Lady-in-waiting to Queen Victoria and Queen Alexandra; wife of 6th Earl of Antrim; daughter of Hon. Charles Grey. 3 Portraits

Randal Mark Kerr McDonnell, 12th Earl of Antrim (1878-1932), Landowner. 1 Portrait

Randal John Somerled McDonnell, 13th Earl of Antrim (1911-1977), Chairman of National Trust. 1 Portrait

Philip Coutts, 7th Baron Antrobus (1908-1995). 1 Portrait

Anne (née Lindsay), Lady Antrobus (1800-1885), Wife of Sir Edmund Antrobus, 2nd Bt; daughter of Hon. Hugh Lindsay. 1 Portrait

Sir Edmund Antrobus, 1st Bt (died 1826), Fellow of the Royal Society. 1 Portrait

Edmund Edward Antrobus (1807?-1886), Magistrate, tea merchant and writer. 1 Portrait

George Antrobus (circa 1818-1872), Clergyman. 1 Portrait

Gibbs Crawfurd Antrobus (1793-1861), Diplomat and Conservative politician: MP for Aldborough and Plympton Erle. 1 Portrait

Henrietta Antrobus (circa 1826-1904), Wife of George Antrobus. 1 Portrait

Hugh Lindsay Antrobus (1823-1899), Banker; son of Sir Edmund Antrobus, 2nd Bt. 2 Portraits

John Antrobus (1933-), Playwright. 1 Portrait

Mary Antrobus (née Adam) (died 1900), Wife of Hugh Lindsay Antrobus; daughter of Sir Charles Adam. 2 Portraits

Mary Caroline Antrobus (née Shakerley) (circa 1836-1872), Wife of John Coutts Antrobus; daughter of Geoffrey Joseph Shakerley. 1 Portrait

Mary Egidia Antrobus (née Lindsay) (1851-1911), Wife of John Coutts Antrobus; youngest daughter of Sir James Lindsay and Lady Sarah Elizabeth Lindsay (née Savile). 2 Portraits

Philip Reginald Antrobus (1898-1968), Captain; son of Sir Reginald Antrobus. 5 Portraits

Sir Reginald Laurence Antrobus (1853-1942), Colonial administrator. 5 Portraits

Sir Apcar Alexander Apcar (1851-1913). 1 Portrait

Master Apcar. 1 Portrait

Maude Aplin, Former wife of Mrs James Bruce Mackay, and later wife of Hugh Douglas Aplin. 1 Portrait

Karel Christian Appel (1921-2006), Artist. 3 Portraits

Machteld Appel (née van der Groen) (died 1970), Fashion model for Balenciaga; wife of Karel Appel. 1 Portrait

Charles James Apperley (1778-1843), Sports writer; 'Nimrod'. 2 Portraits

Herbert Apperly (died 1932), Consulting dental surgeon to Elizabeth Garnett Anderson Hospital. 2 Portraits

Constance Mary Katherine Applebee (1873-1981), Sportswoman and founder of the American Field Hockey Association. 2 Portraits

Charles Bernard Appleby (1905-1975), First director of the National Army Museum; Lieutenant-Colonel. 5 Portraits

Robert Appleby (1913-1996), Chairman, Black & Decker Ltd. 1 Portrait

Charles H. Applethwaite, Tennis player. 1 Portrait

Sir Edward Victor Appleton (1892-1965), Physicist and Nobel prize winner. 10 Portraits

George Appleton (1902-1993), Lord Archbishop of Perth, Australia. 12 Portraits

Natalie Appleton (1973-), Singer; member of All Saints. 1 Portrait

Nicole Appleton (1974-), Singer; member of All Saints. 1 Portrait

Peter Appleton. 1 Portrait

Beatrice Mary Appleyard (1863-1864), Daughter of Richard Hall Appleyard. 1 Portrait

Frances Margaret Appleyard (1815-1874), Daughter of Robert Langley Appleyard. 1 Portrait

Kenelm Charles Appleyard (1894-1967), Major-General in Royal Engineers. 3 Portraits

Louisa Suzanna Appleyard (born 1818), Daughter of Robert Langley Appleyard. 1 Portrait

Rollo Appleyard (1867-1943), Consulting engineer. 1 Portrait

Arthur Applin (1873-1949), Actor, playwright and novelist. 5 Portraits

Albert, Count Apponyi (1846-1933), Hungarian politician. 2 Portraits

Rudolf, Count Apponyi (1812-1876), Austrian ambassador to London. 2 Portraits

Countess Apponyi, Wife of Rudolf, Count Apponyi. 1 Portrait

Felix Aprahamian (1914-2005), Music critic. 3 Portraits

Sir Henry Edward Ap Rhys Pryce (1874-1950), General. 3 Portraits

Rodulphus Aquiviva (died 1583), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Michael Arabian, Playwright. 4 Portraits

Elizabeth Mary Arabin (née Meux) (died 1880), Wife of Richard Arabin; daughter of Sir Henry Meux, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

Richard Arabin (1811-1865), Landowner. 1 Portrait

William John Arabin (1750-1828), General; amateur actor. 1 Portrait

madame Aracena (active 1920s), Chilean diplomat. 1 Portrait

Madame Aracena, Wife of Diego Aracena, Chilean diplomat. 3 Portraits

Ron Arad (1951-), Architect, furniture and product designer. 2 Portraits

Riccardo Aragno (1915-2003), Writer. 2 Portraits

Maiorica Aragonensis (died 1570), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Michael Aragonus (died 1571), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

E. Arakie. 2 Portraits

Eugene Aram (1704-1759), Criminal. 1 Portrait

Don Francisco Linares Aranda, Guatemalan ambassador to London. 3 Portraits

Franciscus Aranea (died 1583), Jesuit Missionary. 1 Portrait

Bunny Arango. 1 Portrait

Tevfic Rustu Aras (1883-1972), Turkish ambassador to London. 10 Portraits

Stella Arbenina (1887-1976), Russian actress. 1 Portrait

Agnes Arber (née Robertson) (1879-1960), Botanist; wife of Edward Alexander Newell Arber; daughter of Henry Robert Robertson. 2 Portraits

Edward Alexander Newell Arber (1870-1918), Palaeobotanist. 1 Portrait

Arthur John Arberry (1905-1969), Orientalist. 3 Portraits

Sir William Forbes Arbuckle (1902-1966), Secretary of Scottish Education Department. 1 Portrait

Charles Arbuthnot (1767-1850), Diplomat. 2 Portraits

Sir Geoffrey Schomberg Arbuthnot (1885-1957), Admiral. 7 Portraits

Gerald Archibald Arbuthnot (1872-1916), Politician and Lieutenant. 1 Portrait

Harriet Arbuthnot (née Fane) (1793-1834), Diarist and friend of Wellington. 3 Portraits

Hugh Arbuthnot (1780-1868), Politician; MP for Kincardineshire. 1 Portrait

John Alves Arbuthnot (1802-1875), Businessman; son of Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Bt. 2 Portraits

Sir John Sinclair-Wemyss Arbuthnot, 1st Bt (1912-1992), Politician and businessman. 3 Portraits

Marcia Mary Anne Arbuthnot (née Lisle), First wife of Charles Arbuthnot. 1 Portrait

Margaret Jean (née Duff), Lady Arbuthnot (1919-), Wife of Sir John Sinclair-Wemyss Arbuthnot, 1st Bt. 2 Portraits

Sir Robert Keith Arbuthnot, 4th Bt (1864-1916), Rear-Admiral. 1 Portrait

Master Arbuthnot (active early 19th century), Son of Charles Arbuthnot. 1 Portrait

John Ogilvy Arbuthnott, 14th Viscount Arbuthnott (1882-1960), Lord Lieutenant of Kincardineshire. 1 Portrait

St Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc) (circa 1412-1431), French patriot and martyr. 1 Portrait

St John Desmond Arcedeckne-Butler (1896-1959), Major-General. 3 Portraits

Joseph Arch (1826-1919), Trade unionist and politician. 3 Portraits

Father Archangel (1564-1631), Capucin preacher. 1 Portrait

Jenny Archbold, Paintings Conservator, National Portrait Gallery. 1 Portrait

Gladys Violet Archbutt (1889-1968), Actress. 2 Portraits

Sir Edward Mervyn Archdale (1853-1943), Politician; Minister of Agriculture and Commerce. 4 Portraits

Eyre William Preston Archdale (1871-1955), Canon of Killaloe. 3 Portraits

Helen Alexander Archdale (née Russell) (1876-1949), Journalist; Suffragette. 1 Portrait

Henry Kingsley Archdall (1886-1976), Canon Emeritus and Chancellor, St David's Cathedral. 1 Portrait

Mervyn Archdall (1833-1913), Bishop of Killaloe, County Clare. 1 Portrait

Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-Super-Mare (1940-), Politician, author and playwright. 2 Portraits

Mary Doreen Archer (née Weeden), Baroness Archer (1944-), Scientist. 1 Portrait

Sarah Archer (née West), Lady Archer (1741-1801), Wife of Andrew, 2nd Lord Archer. 8 Portraits

Catherine Archer (née O'Malley), Wife of Gilbert Thomas Archer. 2 Portraits

Charles Edward Archer (1858-1922), Jockey; son of William Archer, jockey. 1 Portrait

Frederick Archer (1857-1886), Jockey. 12 Portraits

Sir Geoffrey Francis Archer (1882-1964), Governor-General of the Sudan. 13 Portraits

Gilbert Thomas Archer (1903-1986), Major-General and pathologist. 2 Portraits

Master G. Archer. 1 Portrait

G.S. Archer. 1 Portrait

James Archer (active 1820), Chaplain to the Bavarian Minister. 2 Portraits

Jennifer ('Jenny') Archer (1944-), Paralympic athletics coach. 1 Portrait

John Archer (active 1660-died 1684), Physician to Charles II. 1 Portrait

Sir John Archer (1860-1949), Vice-President of Boy Scouts Association. 3 Portraits

John Wykenham Archer (1806-1864), Watercolour painter and printmaker. 1 Portrait

Hon. Ruth Evelyn Archer (née Pease) (1900-), Wife of Norman Ernest Archer; daughter of 1st Baron Daryngton. 1 Portrait

Simon Archer (1973-), Badminton player. 1 Portrait

William Archer (1856-1924), Critic and journalist. 10 Portraits

Miss Archer. 1 Portrait

Lady Alice Frances Archer-Houblon (née Lindsay) (1849-1915), Wife of George Bramston Archer-Houblon; daughter of 25th Earl of Crawford. 1 Portrait

Frances (née Pell), Lady Archer-Shee, Wife of Sir Martin Archer-Shee; daughter of Alfred Pell. 4 Portraits

Sir Alistair Maurice Archibald, 3rd Bt (1922-). 3 Portraits

Hon. Augustus Henry Archibald (1835-1877), Second son of 1st Earl of Lichfield; Major and Liberal politician. 1 Portrait

Juan Arcocha (1927-2010), Cuban writer. 5 Portraits

Marie, Viscountess D'Arcy, Wife of Pierre Marie Patrice, Viscount D'Arcy; daughter of Samuel, Marquess de la Valette. 1 Portrait

Sir John Charles Ardagh (1840-1907), Major-General and engineer. 3 Portraits

Charles George Perceval, 2nd Baron Arden (1756-1840), Lord of the Admiralty, Lord Lieutenant of Surrey and Conservative politician; MP for Launceston and Totnes. 5 Portraits

Margaretta Elizabeth Perceval (née Wilson), Lady Arden (1768-1851), Wife of 2nd Baron Arden. 1 Portrait

John Arden (1930-2012), Playwright. 1 Portrait

Mary Arden (née Finney) (died 1880), Second wife of Richard Edward Arden; daughter of John Finney. 2 Portraits

Richard Edward Arden (1804-1894), Landowner, magistrate and barrister. 1 Portrait

Sir Charles Noble Arden-Clarke (1898-1962), Lieutenant-Colonel and governor. 8 Portraits

Sir Charles Frederick Arden-Close (1865-1952), Geographer. 10 Portraits

Shirley Ardener, Social anthropologist. 1 Portrait

Sir Peter Arderne (died 1467), Judge and Chief Baron of the Exchequer. 1 Portrait

Richard Arderne. 1 Portrait

Thomas John Arderne. 1 Portrait

Lady Arderne. 1 Portrait

Arthur Edward Guinness, Baron Ardilaun (1840-1915), Politician and philanthropist. 1 Portrait

Luigi Arditi (1822-1903), Italian violinist, composer and conductor. 1 Portrait

Edward Jeffrey Irving Ardizzone (1900-1979), Artist and illustrator. 6 Portraits

Neil Richard Ardley (1937-2004), Composer, musician and writer. 1 Portrait

Charles de Ligne, Count of Aremberg, Delegate at the Somerset House Conference. 1 Portrait

Albert, Count of Arenberg (1600-1670), Spanish military officer. 3 Portraits

Pietro Aretino (1492-1556). 1 Portrait

Godfrey Argent (1937-2006), Photographer. 2 Portraits

Rodney Terence ('Rod') Argent (1945-), Musician; founding member of The Zombies and Argent. 1 Portrait

Alexandra Helen Argenti (née Schilizzi) (1904-1988), Wife of Philip Pandely Argenti; daughter of Stephen Schilizzi. 3 Portraits

Ambrose Argenti (1804-1871), Merchant. 1 Portrait

Fanny Sybil Argenti (1930-), Daughter of Philip Pandely Argenti. 1 Portrait

Oriettou ('Henrietta') Argenti (née Scaramanga) (1820-1903), Wife of Ambrose Argenti. 1 Portrait

Philip Pandely Argenti (1891-d 1974), Greek diplomat and writer; son of Pandely Leonidas Argenti. 2 Portraits

Frank Atkinson Argles (1816-1885), Landowner. 1 Portrait

Gerard Marsham Argles (1901-1980), Son of Cecil George Argles. 1 Portrait

Susanna (Susannah) Argles (née Atkinson) (circa 1825-1895), Wife of Frank Atkinson Argles; daughter of Tobias Atkinson. 1 Portrait

Pearl Argyle (1910-1947), Dancer. 3 Portraits

Sir Stanley Seymour Argyle (1867-1940), Australian politician. 3 Portraits

Violet Ellen Jessie (née Lewis), Lady Argyle, Wife of Sir Stanley Seymour Argyle. 3 Portraits

Archibald Campbell, 1st Duke of Argyll (1658-1703), Scottish politician and Captain and Colonel of the Scots Troop of Horse Guards. 2 Portraits

Elizabeth Campbell (née Tollemache), Duchess of Argyll (1659-1735), Wife of 1st Duke of Argyll. 3 Portraits

John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll and Greenwich (1680-1743), Field Marshal and statesman. 12 Portraits

Archibald Campbell, 3rd Duke of Argyll (1682-1761), Statesman. 5 Portraits

John Campbell, 4th Duke of Argyll (1694-1770), Colonel, peer and politician; MP for Bute, Elgin and Dumbarton. 2 Portraits

John Campbell, 5th Duke of Argyll (1723-1806), Field Marshal. 3 Portraits

George William Campbell, 6th Duke of Argyll (1768-1839), Lord Steward of the Household and politician; MP for St Germans. 5 Portraits

John Campbell, 7th Duke of Argyll (1777-1847), Keeper of the Great Seal of Scotland, lieutenant-colonel and politician; MP for Argyllshire. 3 Portraits

Anne Campbell (née Colquhoun), Duchess of Argyll (1801-1874), Third wife of 7th Duke of Argyll. 1 Portrait

George Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll (1823-1900), Politician, Lord Privy Seal and Secretary of State for India and writer on science, religion, and politics. 31 Portraits

Elizabeth Georgiana (née Sutherland-Leveson-Gower), Duchess of Argyll (1824-1878), First wife of 8th Duke of Argyll; daughter of 2nd Duke of Sutherland. 7 Portraits

Amelia (née Claughton), Duchess of Argyll (1843-1894), Daughter of Bishop of St Albans; wife of Hon. Augustus A. Anson and later wife of 8th Duke Argyll. 2 Portraits

John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll (1845-1914), Governor-General of Canada. 30 Portraits

Niall Diarmid Campbell, 10th Duke of Argyll (1872-1949), Landowner. 1 Portrait

Ian Douglas Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll (1903-1973), Chief of Clan Campbell. 8 Portraits

(Ethel) Margaret Campbell (née Whigham), Duchess of Argyll (1912-1993), Former wife of Charles Sweeny, and later and third wife of Ian Douglas Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll; daughter of George Hay Whigham. 50 Portraits

Mathilda Coster Campbell (née Mortimer), Duchess of Argyll (1925-1997), Fourth wife of 11th Duke of Argyll. 1 Portrait

Iona Mary Campbell (née Colquhoun), Duchess of Argyll (1945-), Daughter of Sir Ivar Colquhoun of Luss, 8th Bt; wife of 12th Duke of Argyll. 9 Portraits

Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquess of Argyll (1598-1661), Statesman. 13 Portraits

Anne Cornwallis, Countess of Argyll (died 1635), Roman Catholic benefactor and supposed author; wife of 7th Earl of Argyll. 2 Portraits

Archibald Campbell, 9th Earl of Argyll (1629-1685), Statesman. 8 Portraits

Lady Anne (née Mackenzie), Countess of Argyll (1621-1707), Governess to Prince William of Orange; former wife of 1st Earl of Balcarres, and later second wife of 9th Earl of Argyll. 1 Portrait

Ariadne, Daughter of Minos and Pasiphaë in Greek mythology. 3 Portraits

Rita Arias, Wife of Hugo Consuegra Sosa. 2 Portraits

Prince Aribert of Anhalt (1864-1933), Husband of Princess Marie Louise of Schleswig-Holstein. 2 Portraits

Ludovico Ariosto (1474-1533), Composer. 1 Portrait

Brian Aris (1946-), Photographer. 1 Portrait

Ernest Alfred Aris (1882-1963), Fellow of the Zoological Society; artist and illustrator. 5 Portraits

Ari-Up (Arianna Forster) (1962-2010), Singer; member of The Slits. 4 Portraits

Elizabeth Arkell, Actress. 2 Portraits

Sir (Thomas) Noel Arkell (1893-1981), Captain. 1 Portrait

Reginald Arkell (1872-1959), Author and dramatist. 4 Portraits

William Joscelyn Arkell (1904-1958), Geologist. 2 Portraits

Margaret Arkley (née McCandlish). 2 Portraits

Mrs Arkley (active circa 1830). 1 Portrait

Lady Mary Caroline Charlotte Arkwright (née Byng) (1838-1933), Wife of Richard Arkwright; daughter of 2nd Earl of Strafford. 1 Portrait

Augustus Peter Arkwright (1821-1887), Naval officer and Conservative Party politician. 1 Portrait

Charlotte Lucy Arkwright (née Davenport) (1840-1904), Wife of John Hungerford Arkwright; daughter of John Davenport. 1 Portrait

George Arkwright (circa 1837-1877), Rector of Pencombe, Herefordshire. 1 Portrait

Sir John Stanhope Arkwright (1872-1954), Politician; MP for Hereford. 2 Portraits

Sir Joseph Arthur Arkwright (1864-1944), Bacteriologist. 11 Portraits

Louisa Elizabeth Jane Arkwright (née Milbank) (died 1873), First wife of Francis Arkwright; daughter of Henry John Milbank. 1 Portrait

Peter Arkwright (1784-1866), Sheriff of Derbyshire. 3 Portraits

Peter Arkwright (active circa 1957), Lieutenant-Colonel; son of R.A. Akrwright. 2 Portraits

Sir Richard Arkwright (1732-1792), Engineer and inventor. 2 Portraits

Richard Arkwright (1755-1843), Mill-owner. 1 Portrait

Richard Arkwright (1835-1918), Barrister and politician. 1 Portrait

Ruth (née Wilson), Lady Arkwright (died 1950), Daughter of Joseph W. Wilson; wife of Sir Joseph Arthur Arkwright. 2 Portraits

Mrs Arkwright (active 1849). 3 Portraits

Miss Arkwright (born circa 1812). 1 Portrait

Michael Arlen (1895-1956), Novelist. 15 Portraits

John Thomas Arlidge (1822-1899), Physician. 1 Portrait

Henry Bennet, 1st Earl of Arlington (1618-1685), Politician, Lord Chamberlain. 19 Portraits

Isabella (née de Nassau), Countess of Arlington (1631-1718), Wife of 1st Earl of Arlington. 3 Portraits

Jennifer Jane Forwood (née Nelson), 11th Baroness Arlington (1939-), Wife of Rodney Simon Dudley Forwood; daughter of Sir Eustace John Blois Nelson. 9 Portraits

George Arliss (Augustus George Andrews) (1868-1946), Actor. 7 Portraits

Stephen Harry Tolson Arliss (1895-1954), Vice-Admiral. 4 Portraits

Arcolano Armafrodito. 1 Portrait

John Brownlee Lonsdale, 1st Baron Armaghdale (1850-1924), Politician and businessman. 3 Portraits

Kwesi Armah (died 2006), Ghanian High Commissioner to United Kingdom and Minister for Overseas Trade. 2 Portraits

Pablo Armando Fernández (1930-), Cuban writer. 5 Portraits

Joan Armatrading (1950-), Singer. 5 Portraits

Violet Armbruster (active 1891-1895), Actress. 1 Portrait

Sir (Isaac) Frederick Armer (1891-1982), Civil servant. 1 Portrait

Veronica Armfelt (née Ramsay), Wife of Count Carl Armfelt; daughter of Baron Ramsay of Finland. 3 Portraits

Maxwell Ashby Armfield (1881-1972), Artist and writer. 0 Portraits

Robert Armin (circa 1568-1615), Actor and dramatist. 2 Portraits

Mary Armine (née Talbot), Lady Armine (1594-1676), Benefactor. 3 Portraits

Jacobus Arminius (Jacob Hermans (Harmans)) (1560-1609), Dutch Reformed theologian. 2 Portraits

Hon. Serena Helen Christian Armit (née Inskip) (1943-), Wife of John Andrew Brodie Armit; daughter of 2nd Viscount Caldecote. 8 Portraits

Lady Katharine Jane Elizabeth Armitage (née Carnegie) (1904-1949), Former wife of William Bridgeman Manley, and later wife of Edward Armitage; daughter of 10th Earl of Northesk. 5 Portraits

Sir Arthur Armitage (1916-1984), Professor of Common Law, Vice-Chancellor, Victoria University of Manchester and President of Queens' College, Cambridge. 1 Portrait

Sir (Stephen) Cecil Armitage (1889-1962), Army officer and Justice of the Peace. 8 Portraits

Sir Cecil Hamilton Armitage (1869-1933), Captain. 2 Portraits

Sir (Charles) Clement Armitage (1881-1973), General. 3 Portraits

Cyril Moxon Armitage (1900-1966), Dean of Guild of St Bride. 1 Portrait

Edward Armitage (1817-1896), History painter. 7 Portraits

Sir Elkanah Armitage (1794-1876), Manufacturer; Mayor. 1 Portrait

(William) Kenneth Armitage (1916-2002), Sculptor. 12 Portraits

Robert Armitage (1866-1944), Politician and Lord Mayor of Leeds. 2 Portraits

Sir Robert Perceval Armitage (1906-1990), Colonial administrator. 1 Portrait

Robert Selby Armitage (1905-1982), Lieutenant-Commander. 3 Portraits

Simon Armitage (1963-), Poet, playwright, librettist and author. 1 Portrait

Valentine Leathley Armitage (1888-1964), Headmaster, Bloxham School, Oxfordshire. 1 Portrait

Sir Sydney Armitage Armitage-Smith (1876-1932), Civil servant. 1 Portrait

George Armitstead, 1st Baron Armitstead (1824-1915), Businessman and Liberal politician. 1 Portrait

John Richard Armitstead (1829-1918), Clergyman. 1 Portrait

Sir John Alexander Armitt (1946-), Civil engineer; Chair, London 2012 Olympic Delivery Authority. 1 Portrait

Marie Anne Charlotte Corday d'Armont (1768-1793), Assassin of Jean Paul Marat. 2 Portraits

A.M. Armour. 1 Portrait

Thomas Makinson Armour (1890-1963), Bishop of Wangaratta, Australia. 1 Portrait

Henry Hugh Armstead (1828-1905), Sculptor and illustrator. 3 Portraits

William Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong of Sanderstead (1915-1980), Head of Home Civil Service. 5 Portraits

William George Armstrong, Baron Armstrong (1810-1900), Armaments manufacturer and industrialist. 7 Portraits

Robert Armstrong, Baron Armstrong of Ilminster (1927-), Secretary of the Cabinet and Head of Home Civil Service. 2 Portraits

William Henry Armstrong Fitzpatrick Watson-Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong (1863-1941), Major; Justice of the Peace. 7 Portraits

Winifreda Jane Watson-Armstrong (née Adye), Baroness Armstrong (1860-1914), First wife of William Henry Armstrong Fitzpatrick Watson-Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong. 3 Portraits

William John Montagu Watson-Armstrong, 2nd Baron Armstrong (1892-1972), Soldier. 6 Portraits

Zaida Cecile Watson-Armstrong (née Drummond-Wolff), Lady Armstrong (died 1978), Wife of 2nd Baron Armstrong; daughter of Cecil Drummond-Wolff. 8 Portraits

Ada Howard Armstrong (née Randle), Wife of Richard Robins Armstrong; daughter of Howard Randle. 1 Portrait

Alexander Armstrong (1970-), Comedian and actor. 1 Portrait

Alun Armstrong (1946-), Actor. 1 Portrait

Archibald Armstrong (died 1672), Court Fool. 2 Portraits

Charles Armstrong (1750-1815), Physician. 1 Portrait

Claude Blakeley Armstrong (1889-1982), Canon Residentiary of Worcester and Canon Emeritus. 1 Portrait

Edward Armstrong (1846-1928), Historian and teacher. 1 Portrait

Edward Frankland Armstrong (1878-1948), Chemist. 1 Portrait

Effie Brook Armstrong (born circa 1877), Daughter of Charles and Julia Armstrong, niece of Frederick and Mary Ann Hollyer (née Armstrong). 2 Portraits

Ernest Armstrong (1915-1996), Politician and headmaster. 4 Portraits

Sir George Carlyon Hughes Armstrong, 1st Bt (1836-1907), Newspaper proprietor. 1 Portrait

Sir George Elliot Armstrong, 2nd Bt Armstrong (1866-1940), Commander of the Royal Navy. 1 Portrait

Sir (Harry) Gloster Armstrong (1861-1938), Commercial Adviser to the Manchester Ship Canal Company. 4 Portraits

Henry Bruce Armstrong (1844-1943), Northern Irish barrister and politician. 2 Portraits

James Robert Bargrave Armstrong (1893-1980), High Sheriff of County Armagh, solider, barrister and Civil Affairs Officer in Somalia. 1 Portrait

James Wells Armstrong (1823-1880), Colonel. 1 Portrait

John Armstrong (1674-1742), Major-General; Surveyor General of ordnance and chief engineer. 2 Portraits

John Armstrong (1709-1779), Physician and poet. 5 Portraits

John Armstrong (1893-1973), Painter and solider. 4 Portraits

John Armstrong (1905-1992), Army Chaplain and Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of Exeter. 5 Portraits

Karen Andersen Armstrong (1944-), Writer. 1 Portrait

Katherine Fairlie Armstrong (1892-1969), Nurse. 3 Portraits

Louis ('Satchmo') Armstrong (1900-1971), American jazz musician. 2 Portraits

Mary Ann Armstrong (born circa 1811), Wife of Thomas Armstrong. 4 Portraits

Mervyn Armstrong (1906-1984), Bishop of Jarrow and Advisor on Industry to Archbishop of York. 4 Portraits

Norman Foster Armstrong (1892-1990), Cricketer. 1 Portrait

Patrick Armstrong, Clerk to the All-Party Parliamentary Group on World Government. 1 Portrait

Sir Richard Harold Armstrong (1874-1950), Solicitor. 1 Portrait

St George Bewes Armstrong (1871-1956), General. 1 Portrait

Sheila Ann Armstrong (1942-), Soprano. 2 Portraits

Sir Thomas Armstrong (1624?-1684), Army officer. 3 Portraits

Thomas Armstrong (circa 1808-1881), Upholsterer; father of Mary Anne Hollyer (née Armstrong). 6 Portraits

Thomas Henry Armstrong (1857-1930), Bishop of Wangaratta, Australia. 1 Portrait

Sir Thomas Henry Wait Armstrong (1898-1994), Musician and Principal of the Royal Academy of Music. 3 Portraits

Miss G. Armstrong-Jones, Daughter of Sir Robert Armstrong-Jones. 2 Portraits

Margaret Elizabeth (née Roberts), Lady Armstrong-Jones (died 1943), Wife of Sir Robert Armstrong Jones, daughter of Sir Owen Roberts. 4 Portraits

Sir Robert Armstrong-Jones (1857-1943), Lecturer on mental diseases. 2 Portraits

Ronald Owen Lloyd Armstrong-Jones (1899-1966), Judge and army officer; father of Earl of Snowdon. 4 Portraits

Fenella Fitzhardinge Armytage (née Berkeley) (1835-1903), Author; wife of Henry Armytage. 1 Portrait

Sir George Ayscough Armytage, 7th Bt (1872-1953), Brigadier-General. 5 Portraits

Reginald William Armytage (1903-1984), Rear-Admiral; President of The Naval Ordnance Board. 6 Portraits

Sylvia Beatrice Armytage (née Staveley) (died 1996), Wife of Reginald William Armytage; daughter of Charles Russell Staveley. 1 Portrait

George Arnald (1763-1841), Marine and landscape painter. 2 Portraits

Lady (Cynthia) Anne Arnander (née Lindsay, later Lady Fummi) (1904-1997), Former wife of Per Erik Folke Arnander, and later wife of Giovannia Fummi; daughter of 27th Earl of Crawford and 10th Earl of Balcarres. 2 Portraits

Yvonne Germaine Jeanne Arnaud (1890-1958), Actress. 78 Portraits

(Alice) Maud Mary Arncliffe Sennett (née Sparagnapane) (1862-1936), Women's suffrage activist. 1 Portrait

Peter Arne. 2 Portraits

Thomas Augustine Arne (1710-1778), Composer. 5 Portraits

Richard Anthony Sayer Arnell (1917-2009), Conductor and composer. 4 Portraits

Joseph Calasanza, Ritter von Arneth (1791-1863), Numismatist and archaeologist; father of Alfred, Ritter von Arneth. 1 Portrait

Rudolf Arnheim (1904-2007), Author, art and film theorist and psychologist. 2 Portraits

Sydney Arnold, 1st Baron Arnold (1878-1945), Politician; Paymaster-General. 5 Portraits

Sir Alfred Arnold (1835-1908), Politician; MP for Halifax. 1 Portrait

Allan Cholmondeley Arnold (1893-1962), Major-General. 11 Portraits

Denis Midgely Arnold (1926-1986), Professor of Music, University of Oxford. 1 Portrait

Sir Edwin Arnold (1832-1904), Poet and journalist. 5 Portraits

Frances Lucy ('Flu') Arnold (née Wightman) (1825-1901), Wife of Matthew Arnold. 1 Portrait

Helen Breen Arnold (née Moore), Theatrical manager; wife of Tom Arnold. 12 Portraits

John Oliver Arnold (1858-1930), Dean of Metallurgy. 3 Portraits

Lydia Arnold (circa 1989-), Scientist and inventor. 1 Portrait

Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold (1921-2006), Composer. 6 Portraits

Matthew Arnold (1822-1888), Poet, writer and inspector of schools. 18 Portraits

Ralph Crispian Marshall Arnold (1906-1970), Author and publisher. 1 Portrait

Reg Arnold (1919-1962), Trumpeter. 1 Portrait

Ronald Nathan Arnold (1908-1963), Engineer and Professor. 2 Portraits

Samuel Arnold (1740-1802), Composer. 4 Portraits

Thomas Arnold (1795-1842), Headmaster of Rugby School. 5 Portraits

Sir Thomas A. Arnold (1864-1930), Academic. 2 Portraits

Thomas Charles ('Tom') Arnold (circa 1897-1969), Theatre manager. 14 Portraits

Sir Thomas Richard ('Tom') Arnold (1947-), Theatre producer, publisher and consultant in Middle East affairs; son of Thomas Charles ('Tom') Arnold. 9 Portraits

Sir William Henry Arnold (1903-1973), Bailiff of Guernsey. 1 Portrait

William John Arnold (born 1895), Army officer. 1 Portrait

Hugh Oakeley Arnold-Forster (1855-1909), Politician, Secretary of State for War and MP for Belfast West and Croydon and author. 4 Portraits

Hugo Arnot (1749-1786), Writer and advocate. 6 Portraits

William Arnot (1808-1875), Free Church of Scotland minister. 1 Portrait

Jake Arnott (1961-), Author. 1 Portrait

Sir (William) Melville Arnott (1909-1999), Physician and Emeritus Professor of Medicine. 6 Portraits

Neil Arnott (1788-1874), Physician and natural philosopher. 1 Portrait

Stanley Arnott (1888-1972), Major-General. 11 Portraits

Barbara Helen Seton Arnould (née Dury), Wife of Francis Graham Arnould. 1 Portrait

Jeanne Sylvanie Arnould-Plessy (1819-1897), French actress. 4 Portraits

Bronis Arnowska, Actress and operetta singer. 3 Portraits

Sonia Arova (1927-2001), Ballet dancer. 2 Portraits

Jean Arp (1886-1966), Sculptor, painter, collagist, printmaker and poet. 7 Portraits

Elizabeth Butler (née Crew), Countess of Arran (circa 1679-1756), Wife of 1st Earl of Arran; daughter of 2nd Baron Crew of Steine. 3 Portraits

James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran (circa 1519-1575), Magnate and Governor of Scotland. 4 Portraits

James Hamilton, 3rd Earl of Arran (1537 or 1538?-1609), Magnate and suitor of Mary, Queen of Scots. 3 Portraits

Philip Yorke Gore, 4th Earl of Arran (1801-1884), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth Marianne (née Napier), Countess of Arran (died 1899), Wife of 4th Earl of Arran; daughter of Sir William Francis Patrick Napier. 1 Portrait

Arthur Saunders William Charles Fox Gore, 5th Earl of Arran (1839-1901), Landowner and civil servant. 1 Portrait

Winifred Ellen Gore, Countess of Arran (died 1921), Lady-in-waiting to Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein; second wife of 5th Earl of Arran. 3 Portraits

Arthur Jocelyn Charles Gore, 6th Earl of Arran (1868-1958), Lord Lieutenant. 5 Portraits

Arthur Paul Gore, 7th Earl of Arran (1903-1958), Author and translator. 8 Portraits

Count Arrivabene. 1 Portrait

Sir William Arrol (1839-1913), Civil engineer and politician. 2 Portraits

Gilbert John Arrow (1873-1948), Deputy Keeper Entomology, British Museum. 1 Portrait

Aaron Arrowsmith (1750-1823), Geographer. 1 Portrait

Edmund Arrowsmith (1585-1628), Jesuit. 2 Portraits

Sir Edwin Porter Arrowsmith (1909-1992), Colonial administrator. 1 Portrait

Pat Arrowsmith (1930-), Peace campaigner; author. 1 Portrait

Antoine François Marie Artaud (1767-1838), Painter and illustrator; Archaeologist. 1 Portrait

William Artaud (1763-1823), Portrait painter. 2 Portraits

Madame Artaud. 1 Portrait

Gemma Arterton (1986-), Actress. 1 Portrait

King Arthur (active circa 6th century), Legendary warrior and supposed king of Britain. 1 Portrait

Arthur, Prince of Wales (1486-1502), Eldest son of Henry VII. 6 Portraits

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (1850-1942), Field Marshal, Governor General of Canada; son of Queen Victoria. 149 Portraits

Prince Arthur of Connaught (1883-1938), Governor-General of South Africa; son of 1st Duke of Connaught and grandson of Queen Victoria. 42 Portraits

Sir Charles Gordon Arthur (1884-1953), Colonel. 4 Portraits

Sir Geoffrey George Arthur (1920-1984), Diplomat. 1 Portrait

Sir George Arthur, 1st Bt (1784-1854), Colonial official. 1 Portrait

Sir George Compton Archibald Arthur, 3rd Bt (1860-1946), Soldier and courtier. 1 Portrait

Julia Arthur (Ida Lewis; later Mrs B.P. Cheney Jr) (1868 or 1869-1950), Stage and film actress. 1 Portrait

Sir (John) Norman Stewart Arthur (1931-), Lieutenant-General. 7 Portraits

Winifred Arthur-Jones (active 1902-1927), Actress; wife of Leslie Faber. 1 Portrait

Paul ('Bonehead') Arthurs (1965-), Musician; rhythm guitarist for Oasis. 2 Portraits

Artillery, Combat arm of the British Army. 1 Portrait

M.I.A (Mathangi ('Maya') Arulpragasam) (1975-), Singer and artist. 1 Portrait

Grace Arundale (née Kelly) (active 1893-1907), Actress and singer; sister of Sybil Arundale. 1 Portrait

Sybil Arundale (née Kelly) (1882-1965), Actress and singer; sister of Grace Arundale. 3 Portraits

Aletheia (née Talbot), Countess of Arundel and Surrey (circa 1590-1654), Heiress and patron of art; wife of Thomas Howard (1585–1646). 32 Portraits

Richard Fitzalan, 3rd Earl of Arundel and 8th Earl of Surrey (circa 1313-1376), Soldier, diplomat, and royal councillor, known as 'Copped Hat'. 2 Portraits

Thomas Fitzalan, 5th Earl of Arundel and 10th Earl of Surrey (1381-1415), Knight. 1 Portrait

John Fitzalan, 7th Earl of Arundel (1408-1434), Knight. 1 Portrait

William Fitzalan, 9th Earl of Arundel (1417-1487), Knight, Constable of Dover, Warden of the Cinque Ports. 1 Portrait

Eleanor, Countess of Arundel (1318-1372), Lady-in-waiting; former wife of 2nd Baron Beaumont, and later second wife of 10th Earl of Arundel; daughter of 3rd Earl of Lancaster. 2 Portraits

William Fitzalan, 11th Earl of Arundel (circa 1476-1544), Magnate. 1 Portrait

Henry Fitzalan, 12th Earl of Arundel (1511?-1580), Soldier and courtier. 6 Portraits

Beatrice, Countess of Arundel and Surrey (circa 1386-1439), Illegitimate daughter of John I of Portugal; wife of Thomas Fitzalan, 5th Earl of Arundel and 10th Earl of Surrey. 1 Portrait

Philip Howard, 13th Earl of Arundel (1557-1595). 2 Portraits

Anne Howard (née Dacre), Countess of Arundel (1557-1630), Noblewoman and priest harbourer. 2 Portraits

Thomas Howard, 14th Earl of Arundel, 4th Earl of Surrey and 1st Earl of Norfolk (1585-1646), Patron of art and collector. 68 Portraits

Henry Frederick Howard, 15th Earl of Arundel, 5th Earl of Surrey and 2nd Earl of Norfolk (1608-1652), Royalist soldier and politician; MP for Arundel and Callan. 11 Portraits

Joan Neville, Countess of Arundel (circa 1423-1462), Daughter of 5th Earl of Salisbury; wife of 16th Earl of Arundel. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth (née Stuart), Countess of Arundel and Surrey (1610-1673 or 1674), Wife of 22nd Earl of Arundel; daughter of 3rd Duke of Lennox. 7 Portraits

John Arundel (1777-1848), Congregational minister and Home Secretary of the London Missionary Society. 1 Portrait

Thomas Arundel (1353-1414), Archbishop of Canterbury and Lord Chancellor. 2 Portraits

Thomas Arundell, 1st Baron Arundell of Wardour (1560-1639), Soldier of fortune. 3 Portraits

Thomas Arundell, 2nd Baron Arundell of Wardour (1584-1643). 2 Portraits

Blanche Arundell (née Somerset), Lady Arundell of Wardour (1583-1649), Wife of 2nd Baron Arundell of Wardour. 2 Portraits

Henry Arundell, 3rd Baron Arundell of Wardour (circa 1608-1694), Royalist army officer and politician. 2 Portraits

Cicely Arundell (née Compton), Lady Arundell of Wardour (1609 or 1610-1676), Wife of 3rd Baron Arundell of Wardour. 1 Portrait

Theresa (née Stourton), Lady Arundell of Wardour (1812-1878), Third wife of 11th Baron Arundell of Wardour; daughter of 18th Baron Stourton. 1 Portrait

Gerald Arthur Arundell, 15th Baron Arundell of Wardour (1861-1939), Third son of Theodore Arundell. 12 Portraits

Ivy Florence Mary (née Segrave), Lady Arundell of Wardour (1875-1960), Wife of 15th Baron Arundell of Wardour; daughter of W.F. Segrave. 13 Portraits

John Francis Arundell, 16th Baron Arundell of Wardour (1907-1944), Solider. 9 Portraits

Francis Vyvyan Jago Arundell (1780-1846), Traveller and antiquary. 1 Portrait

Sir Robert Duncan Harris Arundell (1904-1989), Brigadier. 1 Portrait

Frederick Arup, Businessman; uncle of Sir Ove Arup. 1 Portrait

Sir Ove Arup (1895-1988), Civil engineer. 4 Portraits

Sarkis Arutchian, Armenian painter. 3 Portraits

Arwyn Randall Arwyn, Baron Arwyn (1897-1978), Chartered Mining Engineer, businessman and company director. 2 Portraits

Beatrix Emily Bassett (née Organ), Lady Alwyn (1914-), Second wife of Baron Arwyn. 3 Portraits

H.E.H. Asaf Jah, Nizam of Hyderabad (1886-1967), State ruler and 'Faithful Ally of the British Government'. 3 Portraits

Sir Edward Okyere Asafu-Adjaye (1903-1976), Lawyer and Ghana's first High Commissioner to London. 4 Portraits

Mrs F. Asafu Adjaye. 1 Portrait

Koichiro Asakai (died 1995), Japanese Charge' d'Affaires. 2 Portraits

Khadambi Asalache (1935-2006), Poet, novelist, philosopher of mathematics and civil servant. 1 Portrait

Amma Asante (1969-), Writer and film director. 2 Portraits

Bishop of St Asaph (active 1741), Bishop. 2 Portraits

Anthony Ascham (baptised 1614-1650), Diplomat and pamphleteer. 1 Portrait

Roger Ascham (1515-1568), Author and tutor to Elizabeth I (when Princess Elizabeth). 4 Portraits

(Thomas Stange Heiss) Oscar Asche (1871-1936), Actor and theatre producer. 8 Portraits

Lida Ascher (1910-1983), Textile designer; wife of Zika Ascher. 6 Portraits

Zika Ascher (1910-1992), Textile designer and supplier. 5 Portraits

Frank David Ascoli (1883-1958), Rubber expert and Indian civil servant. 3 Portraits

H.E. Ascoli, Lieutenant-Commander. 1 Portrait

Roy Ascott (1934-), Artist and teacher. 1 Portrait

Robert Ascroft (1847-1899), Politician and solicitor. 1 Portrait

Manola Asensio (1946-), Ballerina. 1 Portrait

Hannah, Princess Asfa Yilma (Mrs Algernon Holland) (died 1945), Princess of Ethiopia, linguist and author. 4 Portraits

Ásgeir Ásgeirsson (1894-1972), President of Iceland 1952-1968. 3 Portraits

Fortescue Leo Ash (1882-1956), Bishop of Rockhampton, Australia. 1 Portrait

Harold Garton Ash (died 1962), Chartered accountant. 2 Portraits

Hon. Irene Evelyn Beatrice Ash (née Molesworth) (1895-1949), Former wife of Charles Donovan Rowley, and later wife of Francis Henry Ash; daughter of 9th Viscount Molesworth. 2 Portraits

James Ash (active mid 17th century), Politician; MP for Bath in 1640. 1 Portrait

Maie Ash (1888-1923), Actress. 6 Portraits

Russell Ash (1946-2010), Writer. 1 Portrait

Walter William Hector Ash (1906-1998), Rear-Admiral and electrical engineer. 7 Portraits

Edward Gibson, 1st Baron Ashbourne (1837-1913), Lawyer and politician, Lord Chancellor of Ireland. 12 Portraits

William Gibson, 2nd Baron Ashbourne (1868-1942), Justice of the Peace. 10 Portraits

Edward Russell Gibson, 3rd Baron Ashbourne (1901-1983), Vice-Admiral. 4 Portraits

Reta Frances Manning (née Hazeland), Lady Ashbourne (died 1996), Wife of Edward Russell Gibson; daughter of E.M. Hazeland. 1 Portrait

Sir Noel Ashbridge (1889-1975), Engineer and broadcasting pioneer. 1 Portrait

Ashbridge (active 1787), Musician. 2 Portraits

Emily Theophila (née Metcalfe), Viscountess Ashbrook (1790-1885), Second wife of 4th Viscount Ashbrook; daughter of Sir Thomas Metcalfe, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

George Ashburnham, 3rd Earl of Ashburnham (1760-1830). 1 Portrait

Charlotte Ashburnham (née Percy), Countess of Ashburnham (1766-1862), Second wife of George, 3rd Earl of Ashburnham; daughter of George Percy, 5th Duke of Northumberland. 3 Portraits

Bertram Ashburnham, 5th Earl of Ashburnham (1840-1913), Landowner. 1 Portrait

Lady Elizabeth Sophia Ashburnham (1786-1879), Daughter of 3rd Earl of Ashburnham. 1 Portrait

Sir Cromer Ashburnham (1831-1917), Major-General. 1 Portrait

Elizabeth Ashburnham (née Kenn) (1593-1663), Former wife of 1st Baron Poulett, and later wife of John Ashburnham. 1 Portrait

Frances Ashburnham (née Holland) (circa 1614-circa 1651), First wife of John Ashburnham. 1 Portrait

John Ashburnham (1603-1671), Courtier, diplomat, royalist and politician; MP for Hastings and Sussex. 3 Portraits

John Dunning, 1st Baron Ashburton (1731-1783), Solicitor-General. 14 Portraits

Elizabeth Dunning (née Baring), Lady Ashburton (1744-1809), Wife of John Dunning, 1st Baron Ashburton. 1 Portrait

Alexander Baring, 1st Baron Ashburton (1773-1848), Financier. 10 Portraits

(William) Bingham Baring, 2nd Baron Ashburton (1799-1864), Statesman. 3 Portraits

Alexander Hugh Baring, 4th Baron Ashburton (1835-1899), Politician and landowner. 1 Portrait

Leonora Caroline Baring (née Digby), Lady Ashburton (1844-1930), Wife of 4th Baron Ashburton. 1 Portrait

Francis Denzil Edward Baring, 5th Baron Ashburton (1866-1938), Landowner. 2 Portraits

Mabel Edith (née Hood), Lady Ashburton (1866-1904), Wife of 5th Baron Ashburton; daughter of 4th Viscount Hood. 1 Portrait

Alexander Francis St Vincent Baring, 6th Baron Ashburton (1898-1991), Receiver-General to the Duchy of Cornwall. 12 Portraits

John Francis Harcourt Baring, 7th Baron Ashburton (1928-), Merchant banker and patron of the arts. 1 Portrait

Susan Mary Baring (née Renwick), Lady Ashburton (1930-), Daughter of 1st Baron Renwick of Coombe; first wife of John Francis Harcourt Baring, 7th Baron Ashburton. 2 Portraits

Sarah Cornelia (née Spencer-Churchill), Lady Ashburton (1935-), Former wife of John Colin Crewe and second wife of 7th Baron Ashburton; daugther of John George Spencer-Churchill. 1 Portrait

James Lloyd Ashbury (1834-1895), Yachtsman and Conservative politician; MP for Brighton. 2 Portraits

Eric Ashby, 1st Baron Ashby (1904-1992), Chancellor of Queen's University, Belfast. 1 Portrait

Arthur Wilfred Ashby (1886-1953), Economist. 4 Portraits

Carole Ashby (1955-), Actress and producer. 1 Portrait

Jennifer Susan Ashby (née Buckman) (1944-), Wife of John Jellis Ashby. 4 Portraits

Robert Ashby, Writing engraver. 1 Portrait

Thomas Ashby (1874-1931), Archaeologist. 2 Portraits

Joseph Ashby-Sterry (circa 1835-1917), Painter, novelist and poet. 1 Portrait

Henry Cubitt, 2nd Baron Ashcombe (1867-1947), Politician; MP for Reigate. 8 Portraits

Jean (née Garland), Lady Ashcombe, Third wife of 3rd Baron Ashcombe; daughter of Charles Tuller Garland. 1 Portrait

Frances Mary Ashcroft (1952-), Professor of Physiology. 1 Portrait

Dame Edith Margaret Emily ('Peggy') Ashcroft (1907-1991), Actress. 43 Portraits

Richard Ashcroft (1971-), Musician; singer and guitarist for The Verve. 1 Portrait

Hugh Edward Ashdown (1904-1977), Bishop of Newcastle. 2 Portraits

A. Ashdowne. 1 Portrait

Patrick Ashe (1955-1980), Son of Diana Melly and Michael H. St George Ashe. 2 Portraits

Simeon Ashe (died 1662), Nonconformist divine. 5 Portraits

Jane Asher (1946-), Actress and writer. 3 Portraits

(Dorothy) Renée Asherson (née Ascherson) (1915-2014), Actress; wife of Robert Donat. 1 Portrait

Albert Henry Stanley, Baron Ashfield (1874-1948), Chairman of London Passenger Transport Board. 15 Portraits

Grace Lowrey (née Woodruff), Lady Ashfield (1878-1962), Wife of 1st Baron Ashfield; daughter of Edward Lowrey Woodruff. 9 Portraits

Sir Cyril Ernest Ashford (1867-1951), Headmaster. 1 Portrait

Margaret Mary Julia ('Daisy') Ashford (1881-1972), Child author. 1 Portrait

Thomas Henry Ashhurst (1784-1857), Fellow of All Souls' College, Oxford. 1 Portrait

Sir William Ashhurst (1647-1720), Lord Mayor of London, banker and politician. 1 Portrait

Sir William Henry Ashhurst (1725-1807), Judge. 2 Portraits

Jack Ashley, Baron Ashley of Stoke (1922-2012), Politician; MP for Stoke-on-Trent. 2 Portraits

Anthony Ashley-Cooper, Lord Ashley (1900-1947), Army officer. 13 Portraits

Françoise (née Soulier), Lady Ashley (died 1999), Second wife of Anthony Ashley-Cooper, Lord Ashley; daughter of Georges Soulier. 10 Portraits

Eve Ashley. 1 Portrait

(Anthony) Evelyn Melbourne Ashley (1836-1907), Politician and biographer. 2 Portraits

Laura Ashley (1925-1985), Designer. 3 Portraits

(Anthony) Lionel George Ashley (1838-1914), Deputy Lieutenant for Dorset; son of 7th Earl of Shaftesbury. 1 Portrait

Maria Anne Ashley (née Baillie), Wife of Anthony William Ashley. 3 Portraits

Maude Ashley, Wife of Evelyn Ashley. 1 Portrait

Minnie Ashley (1875-1945), American actress, singer and dancer; wife of William Astor Chanler. 1 Portrait

Sir Percy Walter Llewellyn Ashley (1876-1945), Vice-President of British Standards Institution. 3 Portraits

Sylvia (née Hawkes), Lady Ashley (1904-1977), Actress and society beauty; wife of Lord Ashley, Douglas Fairbanks Sr, 6th Baron Stanley of Alderley, Clark Gable and Prince Dimitri Djordjadze. 9 Portraits

Sir William Ashley (1860-1927), Economic historian. 1 Portrait

Lady Lettice Mildred Mary Ashley-Cooper (1911-1990), Flight Officer W.A.A.F. and author; daughter of 9th Earl of Shaftesbury. 1 Portrait

Anthony Henry Ashley-Cooper (1807-1858), Politician; MP for Dorchester. 1 Portrait

Maurice Ashley-Cooper (1675-1726), Classical scholar; younger brother of 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury. 1 Portrait

Henry Ashley-Scarlett (1886-1976), Lieutenant-Colonel, school manager and Mayor of Hampstead. 2 Portraits

Matthew Ashman (1962-), Musician; member of Bow Wow Wow. 1 Portrait

Mickey Ashman, Musician, bassist for the 'Humphrey Lyttelton Band'. 1 Portrait

Sir Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett (1849-1902), Politician; MP for Eye and Sheffield Ecclesall. 10 Portraits

Bernard Ashmole (1894-1988), Archaeologist and art historian. 8 Portraits

Elias Ashmole (1617-1692), Antiquary. 6 Portraits

Edward Bailey Ashmore (1872-1953), Major-General; founder of Royal Observer Corps.. 5 Portraits

Sir Edward Beckwith Ashmore (1919-), Admiral of the Fleet. 23 Portraits

Sir Peter William Beckwith Ashmore (1921-2002), Equerry to King George VI. 3 Portraits

Philip George Ashmore (1916-2002), Professor of Physical Chemistry and Director of Studies of Natural Sciences, Cambridge. 1 Portrait

Thomas Gair Ashton, 1st Baron Ashton-of-Hyde (1855-1933), Politician and Justice of the Peace. 7 Portraits

Thomas Henry Raymond Ashton, 2nd Baron Ashton of Hyde (1901-1983), Major, Justice of the Peace and Master of the Heythrop Hounds. 1 Portrait

Charles Ashton (1665-1752), Divine. 1 Portrait

Edward Ashton (died 1658), Royalist colonel and conspirator. 1 Portrait

Sir Frederick Ashton (1904-1988), Founder-choreographer and Director of the Royal Ballet. 29 Portraits

Sir Hubert Ashton (1898-1979), Politician and director of public companies. 4 Portraits

John Ashton (died 1691), Courtier and Jacobite conspirator. 2 Portraits

John Ashton, Son of Nicholas Ashton of Liverpool. 1 Portrait

John William Ashton (1866-1964), Bishop of Grafton. 1 Portrait

Sir (Arthur) Leigh Bolland Ashton (1897-1983), Director of the Victoria & Albert Museum. 5 Portraits

Norman Henry Ashton (1913-2000), Pathologist. 2 Portraits

Thomas Ashton (1716-1775), Clergyman. 8 Portraits

Thomas Southcliffe Ashton (1889-1968), Economic historian. 1 Portrait

Miss Ashton (active 1918), Dancer. 2 Portraits

David Ashton Ashton-Bostock (1930-2002), Son of John Bostock. 1 Portrait

Robert Power Trench, 4th Baron Ashtown (1897-1966), Lieutenant. 6 Portraits

Dudley Oliver Trench, 5th Baron Ashtown (1901-1979), Lieutenant-Colonel and Assistant Chief Constable, War Department Constabulary. 2 Portraits

Charles Ashurst (active 1807), Major. 3 Portraits

William Henry Ashurst (1792-1855), Solicitor and undersheriff of London. 3 Portraits

Lena Ashwell (née Lena Margaret Pocock, later Lady Simson) (1872-1957), Actress, theatre manager, producer and writer; wife of Sir Henry John Forbes Simson; daughter of Charles Ashwell Boteler Pocock. 19 Portraits

Henry Ashworth (1794-1880), Founder of Anti-Corn Law League; friend of Cobden. 1 Portrait

James Hartley Ashworth (1874-1936), Professor of Zoology. 1 Portrait

John Michael Ashworth (1938-), Chairman of the Board of the British Library. 2 Portraits

Dame Veronica Margaret Ashworth (1910-1977), Air Commandant-Matron-in-Chief. 1 Portrait

George Edward Asker, Vicar, St Andrews, Lambeth. 4 Portraits

Lady Susan Alice Askew (née Egerton) (1913-2010), Former wife of John Majoribanks Askew; daughter of 4th Earl of Ellesmere. 3 Portraits

Anthony Askew (1722-1774), Physician and scholar. 1 Portrait

Sir Henry Askew (1775-1847), Lieutenant-General. 1 Portrait

Anthea Shirley Askey (1933-1999), Actress. 1 Portrait

Anthony Askey (died 1982), Businessman. 1 Portrait

Arthur Askey (1900-1982), Actor and entertainer. 4 Portraits

George Ranken Askwith, Baron Askwith (1861-1942), Industrial arbitrator and civil servant. 16 Portraits

Ellen (née Peel), Lady Askwith (died 1962), Writer, sub-editor and war worker; former wife of Henry Graham, and later wife of 1st Baron Askwith; daughter of Archibald Peel. 4 Portraits

Hon. Betty Ellen Askwith (1909-1995), Writer; daughter of 1st Baron Askwith. 15 Portraits

Wilfred Marcus Askwith (1890-1962), Bishop of Blackburn and of Gloucester. 8 Portraits

Grégoire Aslan (1908-1982), Actor. 1 Portrait

Charles Herbert Aslin (1893-1959), Architect. 2 Portraits

James Asperne (1757-1820), Bookseller and proprietor of the 'European Magazine'. 1 Portrait

Lady Sarah Maguerite ('Sally') Aspinall (née Curzon) (1945-), Former wife of Piers Raymond Courage, and later wife of John Victor Aspinall; daughter of 5th Earl Howe. 7 Portraits

Sir Algernon Edward Aspinall (1871-1952), Consultant, Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture. 7 Portraits

Cecil Faber Aspinall (1878-1959), Captain. 2 Portraits

John Ralph Aspinall (1878-1946), Major. 1 Portrait

Sir John Audley Frederick Aspinall (1851-1937), Railway engineer. 1 Portrait

John Bridge Aspinall (1877-1932), City Remembrancer. 2 Portraits

John Victor Aspinall (1926-2000), Gambler and zoo owner. 1 Portrait

Kathleen (née Mason), Lady Aspinall, Wife of Sir Algernon Edward Aspinall; daughter of William Augustus Mason. 6 Portraits

Muriel Aspinall (née Lawson Johnston), Second wife of John Ralph Aspinall; daughter of John Lawson Johnston. 1 Portrait

Neil Aspinall (1942-2008), Assistant and road manager for The Beatles. 1 Portrait

Robert Augustus Aspinall (active 1860s), Magistrate; father of Sir Algernon Edward Aspinall and Lt-Col Robert Lowndes Aspinall. 2 Portraits

Cecil Faber Aspinall-Oglander (1878-1959), Brigadier-General. 3 Portraits

Henry Aspinwall (active 1797). 2 Portraits

Cyril Asquith, Baron Asquith of Bishopstone (1890-1954), Judge; son of 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith. 12 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. 31 Portraits

Lady Cynthia Mary Evelyn Asquith (née Charteris) (1887-1960), Author and Private Secretary to JM Barrie; wife of Herbert Asquith; daughter of 11th Earl of Wemyss and March. 8 Portraits

Lady Helen Frances Asquith (1908-2000), Daughter of Raymond Asquith. 6 Portraits

Anthony Asquith (1902-1968), Film director; youngest son of Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith. 30 Portraits

Arthur Melland Asquith (1883-1939), Brigadier-General and civil servant in Sudan; Recieved Distinguished Service Order. 4 Portraits

Hon. Betty Constance Asquith (née Manners) (1889-1962), Wife of Hon. Arthur Melland Asquith. 10 Portraits

Cyril Edward Asquith (1902-1967), Author. 4 Portraits

Diana Asquith (née Battye), First wife of Michael Henry Asquith; daughter of Perceval Lawrence Montagu Battye. 8 Portraits

Katharine Frances Asquith (née Horner) (1885-1976), Daughter of Sir John and Lady Horner; wife of Raymond Asquith. 10 Portraits

Paul Asquith (1927-1984), Younger son of Baron Asquith of Bishopton. 2 Portraits

Raymond Asquith (1878-1916), Scholar and army officer; son of Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith. 2 Portraits

Stephen Andrew Romilly Michael Asquith (1944-), Son of Michael Henry Asquith. 2 Portraits

Lilah Assanti (née O'Brien) (1884-1968), Former wife of Hon. Coulson Churchill Fellowes, and later wife of Nobile Riccardo Assanti; daughter of 14th Baron Inchiquin. 3 Portraits

Ann Asser (active 1930s-1940s), Daughter of Sir John Asser. 1 Portrait

Sir (Joseph) John Asser (1867-1949), General. 4 Portraits

Jacqueline Jill Assheton (née Harris) (1939-), Wife of Hon. Nicholas Assheton; daughter of Sir Arthur Travers Harris. 3 Portraits

Mildred Estelle Sybella Assheton, Wife of Sir Ralph Cockayne Assheton, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

Hon. Nicholas Assheton (1934-2012), Treasurer and Extra Equerry to the Queen Mother; son of 1st Baron Clitheroe. 1 Portrait

Sir Ralph Cockayne Assheton, 1st Bt (1860-1955), Aristocrat and public official. 1 Portrait

Miss Assheton Smith. 1 Portrait

Assistant Adjutant General, Administrative officer in the British Army. 1 Portrait

Assistant Quartermaster General, Officer in charge of supplies for the British Army. 1 Portrait

Serafima Astafieva (1876-1934), Ballet dancer. 1 Portrait

Adèle Astaire (Lady Charles Cavendish) (1898-1981), Actress and dancer; sister of Fred Astaire. 6 Portraits

Fred Astaire (1899-1987), Dancer, actor and choreographer. 2 Portraits

Sir John Meir Astbury (1860-1939), Judge. 1 Portrait

William Thomas Astbury (1898-1961), Physicist, crystallographer and molecular biologist. 5 Portraits

William Astell (1774-1847), Chairman of the East India Company. 3 Portraits

Nils Asther (1897-1981), Actor. 1 Portrait

Thomas Astle (1735-1803), Keeper of the Records, antiquary and palaeographer. 2 Portraits

Jacob Astley, Baron Astley (1579-1652), Soldier and royalist commander; Major-General of the infantry. 4 Portraits

Sir Bernard Astley (died 1645), Royalist; son of Jacob Astley, Baron Astley. 1 Portrait

Sir Edward Astley, 4th Bt (1729-1802), Collector and politician; MP for Norfolk. 1 Portrait

Hon. Evelyn Vere Astley (née Strover) (1879-1969), Wife of Hon. Charles Melton Astley; daughter of George Augustus Strover. 3 Portraits

Henrietta Susanna Astley (née Hanbury-Tracy) (1847-1926), Wife of Thurlow Augustus Astley; daughter of Hon. Henry Hanbury-Tracy. 1 Portrait

John Astley (circa 1507-1596), Courtier. 1 Portrait

John Astley (1724-1787), Portrait painter. 1 Portrait

John Astley (died 1821), Equestrian performer; son of Philip Astley. 1 Portrait

John Astley. 1 Portrait

Sir John Dugdale Astley, 3rd Bt (1828-1894), Sportsman. 6 Portraits

Philip Astley (1742-1814), Equestrian performer. 4 Portraits

Rhoda (née Delaval), Lady Astley (1725-1757), Pastellist. 3 Portraits

Hon. Simon Nevill Astley (1919-1946), Major; son of 21st Baron Hastings. 5 Portraits

Colonel Astley, Colonel. 1 Portrait

Walter Aston, 2nd Baron Aston (1584-1639), Ambassador. 3 Portraits

Francis William Aston (1877-1945), Experimental physicist. 14 Portraits

Sir George Grey Aston (1861-1938), Major-General. 3 Portraits

Harvey Aston (1815-1839). 1 Portrait

Maude Aston (active mid 1900s), Actress. 1 Portrait

Sir Walter Aston (1530-1589), Sheriff of Staffordshire and Justice of the Peace. 1 Portrait

William George Aston (1841-1911), Japanese scholar. 1 Portrait

John Aston Sr (1921-2003), Footballer. 7 Portraits

Waldorf Astor, 2nd Viscount Astor (1879-1952), Newspaper proprietor. 13 Portraits

Nancy Witcher Astor (née Langhorne), 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. 37 Portraits

William Waldorf Astor, 3rd Viscount Astor (1907-1966), Politician and businessman. 15 Portraits

Sarah Katharine Elinor Astor (née Norton), Viscountess Astor (later Baring) (1920-2013), Socialite and war worker; former wife of 3rd Viscount Astor, and later wife of Thomas Baring; daughter of 6th Baron Grantley. 7 Portraits

(Janet) Bronwen (née Alun Pugh), Viscountess Astor (1930-), Fashion model; third wife of 3rd Viscount Astor. 2 Portraits

John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever (1886-1971), Newspaper proprietor. 8 Portraits

Violet Mary (née Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound), Lady Astor of Hever (1889-1965), Wife of Lord Charles George Francis Mercer-Nairne, and later wife of 1st Baron Astor of Hever; daughter of 4th Earl of Minto. 2 Portraits

Gavin Astor, 2nd Baron Astor of Hever (1918-1984), Newspaper proprietor. 4 Portraits

Lady Irene Violet Freesia Janet Augusta Astor of Hever (née Haig) (1919-2001), Wife of 2nd Baron Astor of Hever; daughter of 1st Earl Haig. 6 Portraits

Ana Inez Astor (née Carcano y Morra) (1918-1992), First wife of Sir John Jacob Astor. 5 Portraits

(Francis) David Langhorne Astor (1912-2001), Newspaper editor and philanthropist. 6 Portraits

David Waldorf Astor (1943-), Businessman; eldest son of Hon. Michael Langhorne Astor. 7 Portraits

Sir John Jacob Astor (1918-2000), Politician and jockey. 5 Portraits

Hon. Michael Langhorne Astor (1916-1980), Politician. 12 Portraits

Michael Ramon Langhorne Astor (1946-), Eldest son of Sir John Jacob Astor. 10 Portraits

Stella Inez Astor (1949-), Granddaughter of 2nd Viscount Astor; former wife of Martin Wilkinson. 11 Portraits

Astrid, Queen of the Belgians (1905-1935), Wife of Leopold III, King of the Belgians; daughter of Prince Carl of Sweden. 10 Portraits

David Francis William Atcherley (1904-1952), Air Vice-Marshal. 8 Portraits

Llewellyn William Atcherley (1871-1954), Colonel. 8 Portraits

Sir Roger Llewellyn Atcherley (1904-1970), Air Marshal. 8 Portraits

Jane Atfield (1964-), Furniture designer. 1 Portrait

Edward Athawes (active late 1780s), Virginia merchant. 1 Portrait

King Athelstan (Aethelstan) (895-940), King of the Anglo-Saxons. 3 Portraits

Francis Henry Atherley (1831-1897), Army officer. 2 Portraits

Sydney Kerr Buller Atherley (1837-1878), Son of Rev. Arthur Atherley. 2 Portraits

Llewellyn Archer Atherley-Jones (1851-1929), Judge, politician and writer. 4 Portraits

Alice Atherton (1854-1899), Actress; wife of Willie Edouin. 3 Portraits

Andrew Atherton (1975-), Gymnast. 1 Portrait

Charles Atherton. 1 Portrait

Effie Atherton (Effie Landau) (1907-2009), Actress; wife of Leslie L. Landau. 1 Portrait

John Atherton (1598-1640), Irish bishop. 1 Portrait

Kevin Atherton (1975-), Gymnast. 1 Portrait

Mike Atherton (1968-), Cricketer. 1 Portrait

T.R. Atherton, Colonel. 3 Portraits

Sir William Atherton (1806-1864), Lawyer and politician. 1 Portrait

Diana Athill (1917-), Editor, novelist and memoirist. 2 Portraits

Godard van Reede-Ginckel, 1st Earl of Athlone (1644-1703), General. 12 Portraits

James Herbert Gustavus Meredyth Somerville, 2nd Baron Athlumney (1865-1929), Army officer; Assistant Provost Marshall of London. 6 Portraits

Lady Amelia-Anna-Sophia (née Stanley), Countess of Athol, Wife of 2nd Earl and 1st Marquis of Athol; daughter of 7th Earl of Derby. 1 Portrait

James Murray, 2nd Duke of Atholl (1690-1764), Privy Councillor and politician; MP of Perthshire. 1 Portrait

John Murray, 4th Duke of Atholl (1755-1830). 3 Portraits

George Augustus Frederick John Murray, 6th Duke of Atholl (1814-1864), Landowner. 2 Portraits

Anne, Duchess of Atholl (1814-1897), Wife of 6th Duke of Atholl. 4 Portraits

John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl (1840-1917), Landowner. 4 Portraits

Louisa (née Montcrieffe), Duchess of Atholl (1844-1902), Wife of 7th Duke Atholl; daughter of Sir Thomas Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 7th Baronet. 1 Portrait

John George Stewart-Murray, 8th Duke of Atholl (1871-1942), Politician and solider. 5 Portraits

Katharine Marjory Stewart-Murray (née Ramsey), Duchess of Atholl (1874-1960), Public servant; wife of 8th Duke of Atholl; daughter of Sir James Henry Ramsay. 7 Portraits

George Iain Murray, 10th Duke of Atholl (1931-1996), Landowner; Scottish peer. 2 Portraits

John Murray, 1st Marquess of Atholl (1631-1703), Hereditary Sheriff of Fife, Captain General of the Royal Company of Archers. 1 Portrait

Hugh Graham, 1st Baron Atholstan (1848-1938), Newspaper proprietor. 4 Portraits

Annie Beekman Atholstan (née Hamilton), Lady Atholstan, Wife of 1st Baron Atholstan; daughter of Edward Hamilton. 3 Portraits

Georgia Atienza (1975-), Photographs Cataloguer, National Portrait Gallery. 2 Portraits

Sir Michael Frances Atiyah (1929-), Mathematician. 3 Portraits

Sir Albert Reuben Atkey (1867-1947), Politician; MP for Nottingham Central. 1 Portrait

Dame Eileen June Atkins (1934-), Actress. 1 Portrait

Sir Hedley John Barnard Atkins (1905-1983), Professor of Surgery. 1 Portrait

Sir Ivor Algernon Atkins (1869-1953), Organist and choirmaster. 5 Portraits

Sir John Atkins (1875-1963), Deputy Director of Army Medical Services; physician-in-ordinary to Duke of Connaught. 5 Portraits

R. Atkins, Actor. 1 Portrait

Will Atkins, Singer. 1 Portrait

William Atkins (active 17th century), Empiric. 4 Portraits

William Ringrose Gelston Atkins (1884-1959), Professor of Chemistry. 4 Portraits

Henry Atkins-Bowyer (1805-1871), Lieutenant-Colonel, 1st Oxford University Rifle Volunteers. 2 Portraits

John Atkinson, Baron Atkinson (1844-1932), Judge, politician and life peer. 1 Portrait

Sir Arthur Joseph Atkinson (1864-1959), Major. 5 Portraits

Christopher Atkinson (circa 1738-1819), Politician and merchant. 1 Portrait

Conrad Atkinson (1940-), Artist and teacher. 0 Portraits

Sir Cyril Atkinson (1874-1967), Politician and Judge of High Court of Justice. 8 Portraits

David Anthony Atkinson (1940-2012), Politician; MP for Bournemouth East. 6 Portraits

Sir Edward Hale Tindal Atkinson (1878-1957), Lawyer. 6 Portraits

Edward Leicester Atkinson (1882-1929), Surgeon; member of British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913. 2 Portraits

Sir Edwin Henry de Vere Atkinson (1867-1947), Lieutenant-General. 1 Portrait

Sir Fenton Atkinson (1906-1980), Lord Justice of Appeal. 1 Portrait

George Dixon Atkinson (later Atkinson-Clark) (1836-1921), Barrister and county councillor. 2 Portraits

James Atkinson (1780-1852), Army surgeon and Oriental scholar. 1 Portrait

James Henry Atkinson (died 1916), Actor. 1 Portrait

John Atkinson (1937-), Gymnastic consultant. 1 Portrait

Sir John Nathaniel Atkinson (1857-1931), Member Executive Council, Madras. 3 Portraits

Sir Leonard Henry Atkinson (1910-1990), Major-General and Chairman of Engieering companies. 2 Portraits

Miles Atkinson (1741-1811), Vicar of Kippax and Minister of St Pauls, Leeds. 2 Portraits

Norman Atkinson (1923-2013), Labour Politician. 2 Portraits

Paul Ashley Warren Atkinson (1946-2004), Musician; member of The Zombies. 1 Portrait

Richard Atkinson (1738-1785), Merchant. 1 Portrait

Rowan Sebastian Atkinson (1955-), Actor and writer. 4 Portraits

Thomas Atkinson (1759-1838), Builder and Alderman of Salisbury. 1 Portrait

Thomas Atkinson (1807-1881), Bishop of North Carolina. 3 Portraits

William Christopher Atkinson (1902-1992), Professor of Hispanic studies. 7 Portraits

Sir William Nicholas Atkinson (1850-1930), Divisional Inspector of Mines. 2 Portraits

Sir George Atkinson-Wallis, Naval officer. 1 Portrait

Alice (née Mort), Lady Atkinson-Willes (1856-1938), Wife of Sir George Lambart Atkinson-Willes; daughter of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort. 4 Portraits

Richard Atkyns (1615-1677), Army officer and writer on printing. 1 Portrait

James Atlay (1817-1894), Bishop of Hereford. 5 Portraits

Daniel Deng Atong (1912-1976), Assistant Bishop in Sudan. 1 Portrait

Nana Sir Ofori Atta (1881-1943), Member of Executive Council of Gold Coast (Ghana). 9 Portraits

Lady Atta, Wife of Nana Sir Ofori Atta. 2 Portraits

Naim Ibrahim Attallah (1931-), Book publisher, magazine proprietor and writer, producer of plays, films and television documentaries. 2 Portraits

Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough (1923-2014), Actor, producer and director; brother of Sir David Attenborough. 9 Portraits

Sir David Attenborough (1926-), Naturalist and broadcaster; brother of Baron Attenborough. 6 Portraits

Sheila (née Sim), Lady Attenborough (1922-), Actress; wife of Sir Richard Attenborough. 5 Portraits

Francis Atterbury (1662-1732), Bishop of Rochester. 16 Portraits

Sir Frederick Atterbury (1853-1919), Barrister and accountant. 5 Portraits

Humphrey Cooper Attewell (1894-1972), Labour politician; MP for Harborough. 7 Portraits

John Attfield (1835-1911), Pharmacologist; chemistry professor. 1 Portrait

Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee (1883-1967), Prime Minister. 47 Portraits

Violet Helen (née Millar), Countess Attlee (1895-1964), Wife of 1st Earl Attlee. 13 Portraits

Christopher Attlee, Prospective Labour candidate; nephew of 1st Earl Attlee. 4 Portraits

Mrs Christopher Attlee, Wife of Christopher Attlee; nephew of Clement Attlee. 2 Portraits

C.M. Attlee, Professor. 6 Portraits

Mabel Lucie Attwell (1879-1964), Illustrator. 1 Portrait

Matthias Attwood (1779-1851), Banker and Conservative politician; MP for Whitehaven. 1 Portrait

Thomas Attwood (1783-1856), Political reformer. 3 Portraits

Harriett Caroline Attye (circa 1812-1901), Landowner; daughter of Robert Middleton Attye. 1 Portrait

Hayley Atwell (1982-), Actress. 1 Portrait

Winifred Atwell (1914-1983), Pianist. 4 Portraits

Edward Robert Atwill (1840-1911), Bishop of West Missouri. 1 Portrait

Lionel Atwill (1885-1946), Actor. 1 Portrait

Julius Walter Atwood (1857-1945), Bishop of Arizona. 1 Portrait

Thomas Stephen Atwood (1759-1826), Rector of Buckworth and Morborne, Hants, and minister of Hammersmith. 2 Portraits

Daniel François Esprit Auber (1782-1871), Composer. 3 Portraits

Philippe Marie Joseph Raymond Auboyneau (1899-1961), French naval commander and admiral. 12 Portraits

Sir John Aubrey, 6th Bt (1740-1826), Conservative politician; MP for Wallingford, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Clitheroe, Steyning, Horsham and Aldeborough. 2 Portraits

John Aubrey (1626-1697), Antiquary. 3 Portraits

Melbourn Evans Aubrey (1885-1957), Baptist minister and ecumenist. 2 Portraits

Sir Thomas Digby Aubrey, 7th Bt (1782-1856), Sheriff. 1 Portrait

William Aubrey (1529-1595), Master in Chancery. 4 Portraits

Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher, 4th Bt (1835-1910), Politician and army officer. 2 Portraits

Thomas Ralph Auchincloss (1923-2005), Company director. 1 Portrait

Sir Claude Auchinleck (1884-1981), Field Marshal. 24 Portraits

Colonel Arthur Auchmuty (active 1792). 1 Portrait

George Eden, Earl of Auckland (1784-1849), Governor-General of India. 8 Portraits

William Eden, 1st Baron Auckland (1744-1814), Statesman. 8 Portraits

Robert John Eden, 3rd Baron Auckland (1799-1870), Bishop of Bath and Wells. 7 Portraits

Mary (née Hurt), Baroness Auckland (circa 1805-1872), Wife of 3rd Baron Auckland; daughter of Francis Edward Hurt. 1 Portrait

William Morton Eden, 5th Baron Auckland (1859-1917), Army officer. 1 Portrait

Frederick Colvin George Eden, 6th Baron Auckland (1895-1941), Assistant to Air AttachT, Paris. 1 Portrait

Bernard Auden. 1 Portrait

John Bicknell Auden (1903-1991), Geologist and explorer; brother of W.H. Auden. 2 Portraits

Wystan Hugh ('W.H.') Auden (1907-1973), Poet. 43 Portraits

Thomas Audley, Baron Audley of Walden (1487 or 1488-1544), Lord Chancellor and Speaker of the House of Commons. 3 Portraits

Thomas Percy Henry Touchet Tuchet-Jesson, 23rd Baron Audley (1913-1963). 7 Portraits

Maxine Audley (1923-1992), Actress. 1 Portrait

John James Audubon (1785-1851), American ornithologist, author and artist. 1 Portrait

James Audus (1781-1867). 1 Portrait

Frank Auerbach (1931-), Painter. 17 Portraits

Julia Auerbach (née Wolstenholme), Wife of Frank Auerbach. 2 Portraits

Israel Antoine Aufrere (1667-1758), Minister of the French Church in London. 1 Portrait

Pearl Aufrere, Actress. 10 Portraits

Adrienne Augarde (1882-1913), Actress; daughter of Frank Augarde. 13 Portraits

Amy Augarde (1868-1959), Actress. 1 Portrait

Brian Auger (1939-), Musician. 1 Portrait

(Guillaume Victor) Émile Augier (1820-1889), Dramatist. 2 Portraits

Roy August, Dancer. 6 Portraits

Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Princess of Wales (1719-1772), Mother of George III. 15 Portraits

Princess Augusta Charlotte, Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttell (1737-1813), Daughter of Frederick Prince of Wales, eldest sister of George III. 11 Portraits

Princess Augusta Wilhelmina Louisa, Duchess of Cambridge (1797-1889), Wife of Prince Adolphus Frederick, 1st Duke of Cambridge. 20 Portraits

Princess Augusta Katherine Saxe-Weimar (1827-1904), Wife of Prince Edward of Saxe-Weimar; daughter of 5th Duke of Richmond. 4 Portraits

Augusta, Lady Curre (died 1956), Head of the Curre Hunt; wife of Sir Edward Curre, 1st Bt. 1 Portrait

Princess Augusta Caroline, Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1822-1916), Daughter of Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge. 4 Portraits

Augusta Victoria, Empress of Germany and Queen of Prussia (1858-1921), Consort of Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia. 10 Portraits

St Augustine (died 604), Benedictine monk and Archbishop of Canterbury. 1 Portrait

Herbert Ernest Augustus (1874-1945), Author and art critic; Editor of 'Apollo', 'Arts and Crafts' and 'The Woodcut'. 1 Portrait

Augustus George, Margrave of Baden (1706-1771). 1 Portrait

Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia (1887-1949), Son of Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia. 1 Portrait

David Auld. 1 Portrait

Fernanda Moreno de la Serna y Zuleta de Reales, Marquesa de Aulencia, Wife of César Pérez de Guzmán y Spreca, 1st Marqués de Aulencia. 4 Portraits

Marie Ault (1870-1951), Actress. 1 Portrait

Norman Ault (1880-1950), Author and artist. 5 Portraits

Caroline, Duchess of Aumale (1822-1869), Wife of Henri, Duc d'Aumale. 1 Portrait

Stacy Aumonier (1877-1928), Writer. 13 Portraits

Abraham Aurelius (1574 or 1576-1631), Reformed minister. 3 Portraits

Marcus Aurelius (121-180), Roman emperor. 1 Portrait

Georges Auric (1899-1983), Composer. 1 Portrait

Cilly Aussem (Contessa F.M. Della Corta Brae) (1909-1963), German tennis player. 1 Portrait

Henry Morland Austen (died 1904), Clergyman. 1 Portrait

Jane Austen (1775-1817), Novelist. 5 Portraits

Primrose Austen, Fashion model. 1 Portrait

Sarah (née Richardson), Lady Austen (died 1802), Wife of Sir Robert Austen, 7th Bt; friend of the poet William Cowper. 1 Portrait

Edward Compton Austen-Leigh (1839-1916), Schoolmaster at Eton. 1 Portrait

Richard Arthur Austen-Leigh (1872-1961), Printer and scholar. 1 Portrait

Herbert Austin, Baron Austin (1866-1941), Motor manufacturer and philanthropist. 3 Portraits

Alfred Austin (1835-1913), Poet Laureate. 10 Portraits

Arthur Bramston Austin (1893-1967), Major-General. 9 Portraits

Henry Wilfred ('Bunny') Austin (1906-2000), Tennis player and evangelist. 14 Portraits

David Charles Henshaw Austin (1926-), Farmer and rose nurseryman. 1 Portrait

Sir Francis Murray Austin (1881-1953), Vice-Admiral. 5 Portraits

Frederic Austin (1872-1952), Singer and composer. 2 Portraits

Sir Horatio Thomas Austin (1801-1865), Admiral and explorer. 1 Portrait

Iris Austin. 3 Portraits

Joan W. Austin. 1 Portrait

John Gardiner Austin (1871-1956), Brigadier-General. 2 Portraits

John Southgate Austin, Reverend. 1 Portrait

Louis Frederic Austin (1852-1905), Drama critic and playwright. 1 Portrait

Michael Austin (1855-1916), Politician; MP for Limerick West. 1 Portrait

Sir Peter Murray Austin (1921-2005), Vice-Admiral. 2 Portraits

Richard Austin (1903-1989), Conductor. 11 Portraits

Sarah Austin (née Taylor) (1793-1867), Translator. 3 Portraits

Sir Thomas Austin (1887-1976), Prime Minister of Kolhapur State. 1 Portrait

William Austin (circa 1587-1634), Author. 3 Portraits

William Austin (1627 or 1628-before 1677), Classical scholar and verse writer. 3 Portraits

William Austin (1721-1820), Drawing master and engraver. 1 Portrait

William Austin (1802-1857), Adopted son of Queen Caroline. 8 Portraits

William Percy Austin (1807-1892), Lord Bishop of Guiana, Primate of West Indies and South America. 1 Portrait

Archduchess Marie of Austria (1825-1915), Wife of Archduke Rainer. 1 Portrait

John of Austria (1547-1578), Military leader and illegitimate son of King Charles I of Spain. 1 Portrait

Maximilian Franz, Archduke of Austria (1756-1801). 2 Portraits

Isabella (née van Aerssen van Sommelsdijck), Countess of Auverquerque (1639-1720), Wife of Henry Nassau, Count of Auverquerque and Lord Overkirk. 2 Portraits

Henry Nassau, Count of Auverquerque (1641-1708), Master of the Horse to William III. 2 Portraits

Archibald James Leofric Temple Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, Earl of Ava (1863-1900), Lieutenant and war correspondent; son of 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava. 1 Portrait

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury (1834-1913), Banker, scientist, writer and politician; MP for Maidstone and London University. 24 Portraits

Alice Augusta Laurentia Lane (née Fox-Pitt-Rivers), Baroness Avebury (circa 1862-1947), Second wife of 1st Baron Avebury; daughter of Augustus Henry Lane Fox-Pitt-Rivers. 7 Portraits

John Lubbock, 3rd Baron Avebury (1915-1971). 4 Portraits

Eric Reginald Lubbock, 4th Baron Avebury (1928-), Politician; MP for Orpington. 1 Portrait

Richard Avedon (1923-2004), Fashion photographer. 1 Portrait

Gilbert John Heathcote, 1st Baron Aveland (1795-1867), Politician; MP for Boston, Lincolnshire South and Rutland. 2 Portraits

William Richard Avens (1936-), Major. 1 Portrait

Robert Averell, Actor. 1 Portrait

Alfred Walter Averill (1865-1957), Primate of New Zealand. 1 Portrait

Helen Mary Avery (née Reeves) (1873-1944), Wife of Leonard Avery; daughter of Thomas James Reeves. 1 Portrait

John Avery (1807-1855), Surgeon. 1 Portrait

Lizzie Avery, Actress, dancer and singer. 1 Portrait

Sir Francis Avery Jones (1910-1998), Physician and gastroenterologist. 1 Portrait

Denis Avey (1919-), Author and soldier. 1 Portrait

Avicenna (circa 980-1037), Physician, philosopher and a scientist. 1 Portrait

Alexander Nicolas Avierino (1838-1914), Merchant. 1 Portrait

Cleopatra Avierino (née Ralli) (1843-1891), Wife of Alexander Nicolas Avierino; daughter of Antonio Michael Ralli. 1 Portrait

Arsène Avignon (active 1930s), Maitre-chef at the Ritz, Piccadilly. 1 Portrait

Rona Yakovlevna Avinezar, Translator; wife of Tigran Petrosian. 1 Portrait

Juliette Avis, Education Officer, National Portrait Gallery. 1 Portrait

(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon (1897-1977), Prime Minister. 42 Portraits

Clarissa Eden (née Spencer-Churchill), Countess of Avon (1920-), Second wife of 1st Earl of Avon; daughter of John Spencer-Churchill and Lady Gwendoline Spencer-Churchill. 4 Portraits

Ian Hamilton Shearer, Lord Avonside (1914-1996), Lawyer and judge. 1 Portrait

Janet Sutherland (née Murray), Lady Avonside (1917-2008), Scottish Governor of the BBC; wife of Ian Shearer, Lord Avonside. 9 Portraits

E.R. Avory, Tennis player. 2 Portraits

Sir Horace Edmund Avory (1851-1935), Judge. 4 Portraits

Mick Avory (1944-), Musician; drummer for The Kinks. 2 Portraits

Stanley Stephen Awbery (1888-1969), Politician and Justice of the Peace. 6 Portraits

A. Awdry, Royal Engineers Lieutenant. 1 Portrait

Christopher Awdry (1940-), Author; son of Wilbert Vere ('W.V.') Awdry. 1 Portrait

Wilbert Vere ('W.V.') Awdry (1911-1997), Clergyman; author of 'Thomas the Tank Engine' series. 1 Portrait

William Awdry (1842-1910), Bishop of South Tokyo. 2 Portraits

Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo (née Adelana) (1918-), Public servant; wife of Obafemi Awolowo. 11 Portraits

Obafemi Awolowo (1909-1987), Nigerian politician, nationalist and writer. 13 Portraits

David Oyewole Awosika (active 1950s), Assistant Bishop of Ondo-Benin. 1 Portrait

Prince Axel of Denmark (1888-1964), Foreign dignitary; cousin of King George V. 3 Portraits

Daniel Axtell (1622-1660), Captain of the Parliamentary Guard and regicide. 1 Portrait

Henry Stuart ('Harry') Axton (1923-2002), Businessman; Chairman of Brixton Estate. 2 Portraits

Sir Alan Ayckbourn (1939-), Playwright; Artistic Director of the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough. 4 Portraits

Marcella Araminta Victoria ('Ella') (née Ross), Countess of Ayelsford (died 1930), Second wife of 8th Earl of Aylesford. 4 Portraits

Sir Alfred Jules Ayer (1910-1989), Philosopher. 12 Portraits

Charles Arthur William Aylen (1882-1972), Bishop of St Helena. 1 Portrait

Walter Henry Ayles (1879-1953), Conscientious objector and Labour politician; MP for Bristol North, Southall and Hayes and Harlington. 9 Portraits

Sir Thomas Aylesbury, Bt (1576-1657), Patron of mathematical learning. 1 Portrait

Heneage Finch, 1st Earl of Aylesford (1647?-1719), Lord Chancellor. 11 Portraits

Louisa (née Thynne), Countess of Aylesford (1760-1832), Wife of 4th Earl of Aylesford; daughter of 1st Marquess of Bath. 3 Portraits

Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Aylesford (1786-1859). 2 Portraits

Charles Ian Finch-Knightley, 11th Earl Aylesford (1918-2008), Lord Lieutenant of the West-Midlands. 2 Portraits

Herbert William ('Bert') Bowden, Baron Aylestone (1905-1994), Politician; MP for Leicester South. 11 Portraits

Robert Aylett (1583-1655?), Religious poet. 5 Portraits

Sir John Ayliffe (Aylef) (circa 1490-1556), Surgeon to King Henry VIII. 1 Portrait

Frank Ayling, Possible son of William Bock Ayling. 1 Portrait

Joan E. Ayling. 1 Portrait

Richard Cecil Ayling (1916-1995), Air Vice-Marshal. 1 Portrait

Matthew Aylmer, 5th Baron Aylmer (1775-1850), Army officer; Governor General of British North America. 2 Portraits

Sir Felix Edward Aylmer (1889-1979), Actor. 3 Portraits

Sir Fenton John Aylmer (1862-1935), Lieutenant-General. 1 Portrait

Henry Gerald Aylmer (1896-1978), Major. 3 Portraits

John Aylmer (1521-1594), Bishop of London. 4 Portraits

Mary Aylmer (active 2011), Editorial Assistant, Private Eye. 1 Portrait

Nancy Aylmer (née Hollick) (died 1991), Wife of Henry Aylmer; daughter of Drake Hollick. 4 Portraits

Madame Aylmer (active 1920s). 3 Portraits

Madelaine Hope Aylward (née Woolley), Wife of Anthony Case Aylward. 2 Portraits

Roger Aylward, Administration and Establishment Officer, National Portrait Gallery. 6 Portraits

Sir George Aylwen, 1st Bt (1880-1967), Lord Mayor of London. 1 Portrait

Jean Aylwin (1885-1964), Actress and singer. 2 Portraits

Allan Aynesworth (Edward Abbot-Anderson) (1864-1959), Actor. 4 Portraits

Sir Amos Lowrey Ayre (1885-1952), Shipbuilder. 6 Portraits

Sir Wilfred Ayre (1890-1971), Naval architect. 1 Portrait

Gillian Ayres (1930-), Painter, mural artist and teacher. 5 Portraits

John Ayres (active 1680-1700), Writing Master. 5 Portraits

Ruby Mildred Ayres (1883-1955), Romantic novelist. 15 Portraits

Acton Smee Ayrton (1816-1886), Barrister and Liberal politician; MP for Tower Hamlets. 6 Portraits

Michael Ayrton (1921-1975), Artist. 8 Portraits

William Edward Ayrton (1847-1908), Electrical engineer and physicist. 1 Portrait

Barbara Ayrton-Gould (1888-1950), Labour politician; MP for Hendon North. 5 Portraits

Francis Ayscough (1700-1763), Dean of Bristol; tutor to George III. 1 Portrait

Samuel Ayscough (1745-1804), Librarian and index maker. 1 Portrait

Sir George Ayscue (circa 1615-1672), Naval officer. 6 Portraits

Chris Ayton, Scaffolder. 1 Portrait

Richard Ayton (1786-1823), Dramatist and miscellaneous writer. 2 Portraits

Sir Robert Ayton (1570-1638), Poet and Courtier. 1 Portrait

James Aytoun (1797-1881), Advocate and manufacturer. 2 Portraits

William Edmondstoune Aytoun (1813-1865), Poet. 3 Portraits

Vedanayakam Samuel Azariah (1874-1945), First Indian bishop of an Anglican diocese. 6 Portraits

Victor Emmanuel Taparelli, Marchesi d'Azeglio (1816-1890), Piedmontese ambassador. 5 Portraits

Ignatius Azevedo (1527-1570), Jesuit Missionary and Martyr. 1 Portrait

Abdul Aziz (1830-1876), Sultan of Turkey. 7 Portraits

Sir Khan Bahadur Azizul Huque (1892-1947), High Commissioner for India in UK. 5 Portraits

Shin Azumi (1965-), Furniture and product designer. 1 Portrait

Tomoko Azumi (1966-), Furniture and product designer. 1 Portrait