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Muslim sitters


205 People in sitter grouping:

A selection of Muslim sitters represented in the collection. See also Muslim artists group.

Nawab Azam Jah, Prince of Berar

Nawab Azam Jah, Prince of Berar

1907-1970
Son of the Nizam of Hyderabad
Sitter in 5 portraits
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

1928-1979
Prime Minister of Pakistan; lawyer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir Sulman Bin Hamad, Sheikh of Bahrain

1895-1961
Ruler of Bahrain
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sheikh Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Khalifa

Sheikh Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Khalifa

1911-
Son of Sir Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, Sheikh of Bahrain
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sheikh Duaij Bin Hamad Al-Khalifa

Sheikh Duaij Bin Hamad Al-Khalifa

1915-1969
Chief Justice and President of the Law Courts; son of Sir Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, Sheikh of Bahrain
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, Sheikh of Bahrain

Sir Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, Sheikh of Bahrain

circa 1872-1942
Ruler of Bahrain
Sitter in 7 portraits
Pestonjee Hormusjee Cama

Pestonjee Hormusjee Cama

Parsi businessman
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Shri Mohomedali Currim Chagla

1900-1981
Lawyer and administrator
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nawab Sir Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan Chhatari

Nawab Sir Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan Chhatari

1888-1982
Lieutenant-Colonel; Governor of the United Provinces
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sheikh Chidda

Sheikh Chidda

Indian servant to Queen Victoria
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Beebee Cowar

Beebee Cowar

Visitor Services Assistant, National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ayuba Suleiman Diallo (Job ben Solomon)

Ayuba Suleiman Diallo (Job ben Solomon)

1701-1773
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sheikh Muhammad el Amin el Kanemi

Sheikh Muhammad el Amin el Kanemi

1776-1837
Scholar; ruler of Bornu (later Nigeria)
Sitter in 1 portrait
Emel Esin (née Ferit Tek)

Emel Esin (née Ferit Tek)

1914-1987
Art historian and scholar of Turkish-Islamic culture
Sitter in 1 portrait
Faisal II, King of Iraq

Faisal II, King of Iraq

1935-1958
King of Iraq, reigned 1939-58
Sitter in 24 portraits
Mo Farah

Mo Farah

1983-
Long distance runner; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mirza Gholam Harsein Khan Sadis Farid-es-Saltanah

Mirza Gholam Harsein Khan Sadis Farid-es-Saltanah

Persian Minister
Sitter in 1 portrait
Queen Fawzieh of Iran (Mrs Ismail Hussain Shirin Bey)

Queen Fawzieh of Iran (Mrs Ismail Hussain Shirin Bey)

1921-2013
First wife of Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mohamed al-Fayed

Mohamed al-Fayed

1933-
Businessman and Chairman of Harrods Holdings
Sitter in 1 portrait
Prince Ibrahim Fazil

Prince Ibrahim Fazil

1901-1978
Major
Sitter in 2 portraits

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