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Experts and connoisseurs


30 People in group

Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Bt

Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Bt

1753-1827
Art patron, connoisseur and landscape painter
Sitter associated with 12 portraits
Anne, Lady Carleton

Anne, Lady Carleton

1585?-1627
Art connoisseur; wife of Sir Dudley Carleton
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Alexander Edward Lindsay, 27th Earl of Crawford and 10th Earl of Balcarres

David Alexander Edward Lindsay, 27th Earl of Crawford and 10th Earl of Balcarres

1871-1940
Politician, Lord Privy Seal and art connoisseur
Sitter in 25 portraits
Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers

1763-1855
Poet, banker and art connoisseur
Sitter in 23 portraits
Sir Richard Wallace, 1st Bt

Sir Richard Wallace, 1st Bt

1818-1890
Art collector, connoisseur and philanthropist
Sitter in 9 portraits
Guy Brett

Guy Brett

1942-
Writer on art, lecturer and exhibition organiser
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Bryan

Michael Bryan

1757-1821
Art historian and connoisseur; author of Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Hookham Carpenter

William Hookham Carpenter

1792-1866
Connoisseur of prints; Keeper of Prints and Drawings, British Museum; Publisher
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 3 portraits
Frederick Spencer Chapman

Frederick Spencer Chapman

1907-1971
Explorer, mountaineer, jungle warfare expert and author
Sitter in 11 portraits
Sir William Dickson Cruikshank

Sir William Dickson Cruikshank

1845-1929
Authority on Indian banking and currency
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ely Culbertson

Ely Culbertson

1891-1955
Authority on contract bridge; pacifist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir (Charles) Richard Fairey

Sir (Charles) Richard Fairey

1887-1956
Aircraft manufacturer
Sitter in 8 portraits
Charles Long, 1st Baron Farnborough

Charles Long, 1st Baron Farnborough

1760-1838
Paymaster General, art connoisseur, Chief Secretary for Ireland and politician; MP for Rye, Midhurst, Wendover and Haslemere
Sitter in 10 portraits
James Staats Forbes

James Staats Forbes

1823-1904
Railway manager and art connoisseur
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Nicholas Proctor Goodison

Sir Nicholas Proctor Goodison

1934-
Financier, arts administrator and connoisseur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Maria Emma Gray

Maria Emma Gray

1787-1876
Conchologist and algologist; wife of John Edward Gray
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir John Hammond

Sir John Hammond

1889-1964
Physiologist and agricultural scientist
Sitter in 10 portraits
George Lascelles, 7th Earl of Harewood

George Lascelles, 7th Earl of Harewood

1923-2011
Director of the Royal Opera House, editor of Opera magazine and president of Leeds United Football Club
Sitter in 63 portraits
William Holwell-Carr

William Holwell-Carr

1758-1830
Priest; art dealer; art collector; painter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Abraham Hume, 2nd Bt

Sir Abraham Hume, 2nd Bt

1749-1838
Art collector, rose cultivator and Conservative politician; MP for Petersfield and Hastings
Sitter in 9 portraits