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Ambassadors and diplomats


324 People in group

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
Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis

1738-1805
General and diplomat
Sitter associated with 14 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
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 29 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
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
Sir Nicholas Throckmorton

Sir Nicholas Throckmorton

1515-1571
Diplomat
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Sir Henry Unton

Sir Henry Unton

circa 1558-1596
Soldier and diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Maximilian Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton

Richard Maximilian Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton

1870-1924
Diplomat
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Robert Adair

Sir Robert Adair

1763-1855
Diplomat
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Thanassis Aghnides

Thanassis Aghnides

1889-1984
Greek Ambassador to London, 1942-47
Sitter in 14 portraits
Don Miguel Ricardo de Alava

Don Miguel Ricardo de Alava

1771-1843
Spanish ambassador
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Anne Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle

William Anne Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle

1702-1754
General and diplomat
Sitter in 5 portraits
Winthrop Williams Aldrich

Winthrop Williams Aldrich

1885-1974
Banker, lawyer and American ambassador in London
Sitter in 2 portraits
Gibbs Crawfurd Antrobus

Gibbs Crawfurd Antrobus

1793-1861
Diplomat and Conservative politician: MP for Aldborough and Plympton Erle
Sitter in 1 portrait