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Ambassadors and diplomats


996 People in group

Sir Thomas Bodley

Sir Thomas Bodley

1545-1613
Diplomat and scholar
Sitter in 7 portraits
Roger Casement

Roger Casement

1864-1916
Diplomatist and Irish rebel
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Caxton

William Caxton

1415-1492
Printer, merchant and diplomat
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Thomas Chaloner

Sir Thomas Chaloner

1521-1565
Diplomat
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Chevalier d'Eon

Chevalier d'Eon

1728-1810
Diplomatist and transvestite
Sitter in 19 portraits
Sir Kenelm Digby

Sir Kenelm Digby

1603-1665
Naval commander, diplomat and scientist
Sitter in 24 portraits
Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

Dudley Carleton, Viscount Dorchester

1574-1632
Diplomat
Sitter in 9 portraits
John Freeman

John Freeman

1915-2014
Politician, diplomat and television executive
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Tanni Grey-Thompson

Tanni Grey-Thompson

1969-
Wheelchair racer; Paralympian and sports administrator; London 2012 Ambassador
Sitter in 4 portraits
Constantine Huygens

Constantine Huygens

1596-1687
Diplomat, poet, scientist, musician and scholar
Sitter in 3 portraits
Ferdinand Marie, Vicomte de Lesseps

Ferdinand Marie, Vicomte de Lesseps

1805-1894
Diplomat and maker of the Suez Canal
Sitter in 8 portraits
Denise Lewis

Denise Lewis

1972-
Heptathlete; Olympian and London 2012 Ambassador
Sitter in 3 portraits
Harold Nicolson

Harold Nicolson

1886-1968
Diplomat and writer; husband of Vita Sackville-West
Sitter associated with 21 portraits
(Alfred) Duff Cooper, 1st Viscount Norwich

(Alfred) Duff Cooper, 1st Viscount Norwich

1890-1954
Politician, Secretary of State for War, diplomat and writer
Sitter in 30 portraits
Matthew Prior

Matthew Prior

1664-1721
Poet, Ambassador to France and politician; MP for East Grinstead and Chief Secretary for Ireland
Sitter associated with 26 portraits
Steve Redgrave

Steve Redgrave

1962-
Rower; Olympian and sports consultant; London 2012 Ambassador
Sitter in 6 portraits
Charles Lennox, 3rd Duke of Richmond and Lennox

Charles Lennox, 3rd Duke of Richmond and Lennox

1735-1806
Field Marshal, ambassador to France and politician, Secretary of State for the Southern Department
Sitter in 28 portraits
Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt

1884-1962
Politician, diplomat and activist; wife of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Sitter in 1 portrait