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Models and muses


244 People in group

Iman

Iman

1955-
Model
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jane Birkin

Jane Birkin

1946-
Actress and fashion model
Sitter in 7 portraits
Caprice Bourret

Caprice Bourret

1973-
Model and businesswoman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Katie Boyle

Katie Boyle

1926-2018
Television presenter, actress and columnist; former wife of Viscount Boyle (later 9th Earl of Shannon) and Greville Baylis, and wife of Sir Peter Saunders
Sitter in 14 portraits
Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell

1970-
Fashion model
Sitter in 5 portraits
Helena Christensen

Helena Christensen

1968-
Fashion model
Sitter in 1 portrait
Grace Coddington

Grace Coddington

1941-
Model; Creative Director of American Vogue
Sitter in 4 portraits
Lily Cole

Lily Cole

1987-
Fashion model
Sitter in 6 portraits
Fanny Cornforth (née Sarah Cox)

Fanny Cornforth (née Sarah Cox)

1835-circa 1909
Artists' model and intimate companion of Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sophie Dahl

Sophie Dahl

1977-
Fashion model
Sitter in 1 portrait
Maxine ('Maxime') de la Falaise (née Birley)

Maxine ('Maxime') de la Falaise (née Birley)

1922-2009
Model, designer and writer; former wife of Alain Richard de la Falaise, Comte de la Falaise, and later wife of John Joseph McKendry
Sitter in 1 portrait
Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne

1992-
Fashion model and actress
Sitter in 3 portraits
Samantha Fox

Samantha Fox

1966-
Model and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jerry Hall

Jerry Hall

1956-
Fashion model
Sitter in 5 portraits
Celia Hammond

Celia Hammond

1941-
Fashion model
Sitter in 3 portraits
Keeley Hawes

Keeley Hawes

1976-
Actress and model
Sitter in 1 portrait
Marie Helvin

Marie Helvin

1952-
Model and actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Marsha Hunt

Marsha Hunt

1947-
Model, singer, actress and writer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Liz Hurley

Liz Hurley

1965-
Actress, producer and model
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth Scarlett Jagger

Elizabeth Scarlett Jagger

1984-
Fashion model
Sitter in 1 portrait