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Sir Cyril Wyche

Sir Cyril Wyche

1632?-1707
Statesman, scientist and politician; MP for Callington, East Grinstead, Saltash and Preston
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Yarrell

William Yarrell

1784-1856
Zoologist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Lesley J. Yellowlees

Lesley J. Yellowlees

1953-
Chemist
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Arthur Young

William Arthur Young

1890-1955
Professor of Bacteriology
Sitter in 2 portraits

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