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Explorers, Travellers and Adventurers


Alexander Alexander

Alexander Alexander

active 1830
Scottish traveller
Sitter in 2 portraits
Eric Allden

Eric Allden

1886-1949
Traveller, cultural attaché and civil servant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Francis Vyvyan Jago Arundell

Francis Vyvyan Jago Arundell

1780-1846
Traveller and antiquary
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Horatio Thomas Austin

Sir Horatio Thomas Austin

1801-1865
Admiral and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir George Back

Sir George Back

1796-1878
Naval officer and explorer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Florence Barbara Maria (née von Sass), Lady Baker

Florence Barbara Maria (née von Sass), Lady Baker

1841-1916
Traveller in Africa; second wife of Sir Samuel White Baker
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Samuel White Baker

Sir Samuel White Baker

1821-1893
Traveller and sportsman
Sitter in 12 portraits
George Baldwin

George Baldwin

1743?-1826
Traveller and mystic
Sitter in 1 portrait
William John Bankes

William John Bankes

1786-1855
Traveller, egyptologist, antiquary and politician; MP for Truro, University of Cambridge, Marlborough and Dorset
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

1743-1820
Explorer and botanist
Sitter associated with 35 portraits
William Bedloe

William Bedloe

1650-1680
Informer and adventurer
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Aphra Behn (née Johnson)

Aphra Behn (née Johnson)

1640-1689
Dramatist, novelist and spy
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Gertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell

1868-1926
Traveller, spy and archaeologist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joseph René Bellot

Joseph René Bellot

1826-1853
French Arctic explorer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Giovanni Battista Belzoni

Giovanni Battista Belzoni

1778-1823
Performing artist and Egyptologist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Penelope (née Chetwode), Lady Betjeman

Penelope (née Chetwode), Lady Betjeman

1910-1986
Author as 'Penelope Chetwode'; wife of Sir John Betjeman; daughter of 1st Baron Chetwode and 7th Baronet of Oakley
Sitter in 14 portraits
Sir (Frederick) George Binney

Sir (Frederick) George Binney

1900-1972
Explorer; Businessman
Sitter in 4 portraits
Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop

Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop

1832-1904
Philanthropist, writer, traveller and photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Bligh

William Bligh

1754-1817
Admiral and explorer; captain of the Bounty
Sitter in 5 portraits
Thomas Blood

Thomas Blood

1618?-1680
Adventurer; attempted to steal Crown jewels
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Sir Henry Blount

Sir Henry Blount

1602-1682
Traveller
Sitter in 3 portraits
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

1840-1922
Traveller, politician and poet
Sitter in 9 portraits
Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon

Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon

1827-1891
Artist and women's rights activist; benefactor of Girton College, Cambridge
Sitter in 3 portraits
Andrew Boorde

Andrew Boorde

circa 1490-1549
Traveller and physician
Sitter in 3 portraits
Birdie Bowers

Birdie Bowers

1883-1912
Polar explorer
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 1 portrait
Sir John Bowring

Sir John Bowring

1792-1872
Political economist, traveller and the 4th Governor of Hong Kong
Sitter in 18 portraits
Anna (née Allnutt), Lady Brassey

Anna (née Allnutt), Lady Brassey

1839-1887
Traveller and writer; wife of 1st Earl Brassey; daughter of John Allnutt
Sitter in 7 portraits
George Washington Brazier-Creagh

George Washington Brazier-Creagh

1858-1942
Colonel; Indian Civil servant; Explorer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Philip Lee Brocklehurst, 2nd Bt

Sir Philip Lee Brocklehurst, 2nd Bt

1887-1975
Lieutenant-Colonel and traveller
Sitter in 4 portraits
Vera Edyth (née Griffith-Boscawen), Lady Broughton

Vera Edyth (née Griffith-Boscawen), Lady Broughton

1894-1968
Pioneering ethnographic photographer and traveller
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joe Brown

Joe Brown

1930-2020
Mountaineer
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Bruce

James Bruce

1730-1794
Explorer
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Angus Buchanan

Angus Buchanan

1886-1954
Explorer, photographer and film-maker
Sitter in 2 portraits
Claudius Buchanan

Claudius Buchanan

1766-1815
Traveller and missionary chaplain
Sitter in 2 portraits
James Silk Buckingham

James Silk Buckingham

1786-1855
Writer and traveller
Sitter in 4 portraits
William John Burchell

William John Burchell

1781-1863
Explorer and naturalist
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Lewis Burckhardt

John Lewis Burckhardt

1784-1817
Traveller in the East
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick Burnaby

Frederick Burnaby

1842-1885
Soldier, traveller and balloonist
Sitter in 10 portraits
Isabel (née Arundel), Lady Burton

Isabel (née Arundel), Lady Burton

1831-1896
Traveller and explorer; wife of Sir Richard Burton
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Richard Francis Burton

Sir Richard Francis Burton

1821-1890
Explorer and writer
Sitter in 10 portraits
Alessandro, Count of Cagliostro (Giuseppe Balsamo)

Alessandro, Count of Cagliostro (Giuseppe Balsamo)

1743-1795
Italian adventurer and magician
Sitter in 2 portraits
Albert Frederick Calvert

Albert Frederick Calvert

circa 1872-1946
Traveller and author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron

1815-1879
Pioneer photographer
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist associated with 119 portraits
Charlotte Canning (née Stuart), Countess Canning

Charlotte Canning (née Stuart), Countess Canning

1817-1861
Wife of 1st Earl Canning
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir John Carr

Sir John Carr

1772-1832
Traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Verner Duncan Carse

Verner Duncan Carse

1913-2004
Polar explorer; radio broadcaster and actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Margaret Catchpole

Margaret Catchpole

1762-1841
Convict and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick Spencer Chapman

Frederick Spencer Chapman

1907-1971
Explorer, mountaineer, jungle warfare expert and author
Sitter in 11 portraits
Sir John Chardin

Sir John Chardin

1643-1712
Diamond merchant and travel writer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Alfred Buchanan Cheetham

Alfred Buchanan Cheetham

1868-1918
Seaman and explorer on Antarctic expeditions
Sitter in 1 portrait
Apsley George Benet Cherry-Garrard

Apsley George Benet Cherry-Garrard

1886-1959
Polar explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Francis Rawdon Chesney

Francis Rawdon Chesney

1789-1872
General and explorer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir (Mary) Valentine Ignatius Chirol

Sir (Mary) Valentine Ignatius Chirol

1852-1929
Traveller, journalist and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hugh Clapperton

Hugh Clapperton

1788-1827
African explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Richard Collinson

Sir Richard Collinson

1811-1883
Naval officer and explorer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sheila Galbraith Combe (née Macdonald)

Sheila Galbraith Combe (née Macdonald)

born 1905
Mountaineer; wife of Harold Percy Combe; daughter of Claude Macdonald
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Arthur Conolly

Arthur Conolly

1807-1842
Asiatic traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Coryate

Thomas Coryate

1577?-1617
Traveller
Sitter in 5 portraits
Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach-Bayreuth

Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach-Bayreuth

1750-1828
Dramatist; author; traveller
Sitter in 5 portraits