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Explorers, Travellers and Adventurers


Keppel Richard Craven

Keppel Richard Craven

1779-1851
Traveller
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Violet Olivia Cressy-Marcks (née Rutley, later Fisher)

Violet Olivia Cressy-Marcks (née Rutley, later Fisher)

1895-1970
Explorer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Harold Crichton-Browne

Harold Crichton-Browne

1866-1937
Lieutenant-Colonel, explorer and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston

George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston

1859-1925
Politician, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, traveller and viceroy of India
Sitter associated with 35 portraits
Julio ('John'), Marquis de Amodio

Julio ('John'), Marquis de Amodio

1909-2003
Fencer, RAF officer and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frank Debenham

Frank Debenham

1883-1965
Geologist; Founder Director of Scott Polar Research Institute
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dixon Denham

Dixon Denham

1786-1828
Soldier and traveller
Sitter in 2 portraits
Dominique Vivant Denon, Baron Denon

Dominique Vivant Denon, Baron Denon

1747-1825
Archaeologist, traveller and writer; Head of the Musée Napoléon (later Musée du Louvre: Paris: France)
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 3 portraits
Michel Descazeaux du Hally

Michel Descazeaux du Hally

1710-1775
Adventurer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lady Florence Caroline Dixie (née Douglas)

Lady Florence Caroline Dixie (née Douglas)

1855-1905
Wife of John McLean Griffin; daughter of 8th Marquess of Queensberry
Sitter in 2 portraits
Charles Montagu Doughty

Charles Montagu Doughty

1843-1926
Poet and traveller
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Francis Drake

Sir Francis Drake

1540-1596
Admiral and circumnavigator
Sitter associated with 39 portraits
Julian Thomas Duguid

Julian Thomas Duguid

1902-1987
Author, explorer and traveller
Sitter in 16 portraits
Emily Eden

Emily Eden

1797-1869
Novelist and traveller; sister of the Earl of Auckland
Sitter in 2 portraits
Amelia Edwards

Amelia Edwards

1831-1892
Novelist and egyptologist
Sitter in 6 portraits
Jane Elizabeth, Countess of Ellenborough

Jane Elizabeth, Countess of Ellenborough

1807-1881
Famous beauty; wife of 1st Earl of Ellenborough
Sitter in 5 portraits
Edgar Evans

Edgar Evans

1876-1912
Polar explorer; member of British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Charles Fellows

Sir Charles Fellows

1799-1860
Archaeologist and traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Robert) Peter Fleming

(Robert) Peter Fleming

1907-1971
Writer and traveller
Sitter in 23 portraits
Rosita Forbes

Rosita Forbes

1890-1967
Traveller and writer
Sitter in 17 portraits