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BAME sitters


1265 People in sitter grouping:

A selection of BAME (Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic) sitters represented in the collection. See also the BAME artists group.

Viola Wills

Viola Wills

1939-2009
Singer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Diana Beatrice Wong

Diana Beatrice Wong

1917-2012
Actress; wife of Roy (Francis) Plomley
Sitter in 1 portrait
Woowan-sew

Woowan-sew

active mid 19th century
Student at London Missionary Society's Seminary, Hong Kong
Sitter in 1 portrait
Trix Worrell

Trix Worrell

1960-
Writer, composer and director
Sitter in 1 portrait
Wo-Wi-Na-Pe (One Who Comes in Sight)

Wo-Wi-Na-Pe (One Who Comes in Sight)

Sioux Indian; son of Little Crow
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael X

Michael X

1933-1975
Black activist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Khalid Yafai

Khalid Yafai

1989-
Boxer; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Yahya

Yahya

Translator
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan

1917-1980
President of Pakistan
Sitter in 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

T. Yamagata

Commander
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Lian-Shin Yang

1932-1970
Singer, pianist and actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Hinsuke Yashiro

Michael Hinsuke Yashiro

active 1940s-1960s
Bishop of Nippon Sei Ko Kai and Bishop of Kobe
Sitter in 1 portrait
Youssef Yassin

Youssef Yassin

1888-1962
Adviser to King Saud of Saudi Arabia, President of the Political Section and Minister of State
Sitter in 4 portraits
Alan Yau

Alan Yau

1962-
Restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Yeshwant Rao Holkar, Maharaja of Indore

Sir Yeshwant Rao Holkar, Maharaja of Indore

1908-1961
Indian ruler; Major-General
Sitter in 5 portraits
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye

1977-
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lola Young, Baroness Young of Hornsey

Lola Young, Baroness Young of Hornsey

1951-
Life peer; academic; arts and heritage consultant; actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Mohammed Yousuf

1908-1981
Lieutenant-General and diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Prince Bhanubandhu Yugala of Siam

1910-1995
Film director, producer, screenwriter, playwright, composer and author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Kai Kin Yung

Kai Kin Yung

Registrar, National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 2 portraits

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