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Mary Sophia Allen

Mary Sophia Allen

1878-1964
Founder and Commandant of Women Police in London
Sitter in 2 portraits
Anne Boleyn

Anne Boleyn

circa 1500-1536
Second Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 26 portraits
Anne of Cleves

Anne of Cleves

1515-1557
Fourth Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 13 portraits
St Anselm

St Anselm

circa 1033-1109
Abbot of Bec and Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 3 portraits
Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor

Nancy Astor, Viscountess Astor

1879-1964
Conservative politician; MP for Plymouth Sutton; former wife of R.G. Shaw, and later wife of 2nd Viscount Astor; daughter of Chiswell Dabney Langhorne
Sitter in 39 portraits
John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

1834-1913
Banker, scientist, writer and politician; MP for Maidstone and London University
Sitter in 24 portraits
Heneage Finch, 1st Earl of Aylesford

Heneage Finch, 1st Earl of Aylesford

1647?-1719
Lord Chancellor
Sitter in 11 portraits
Steve Backley

Steve Backley

1969-
Javelin thrower; Olympian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Nicholas Bacon

Sir Nicholas Bacon

1510-1579
Lord Keeper of the Great Seal
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
Thomas Becket

Thomas Becket

1120?-1170
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 14 portraits
Peter Blake

Peter Blake

1932-
Painter
Sitter in 15 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)

Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)

1862-1939
Photographer
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist associated with 94 portraits
Sir Malcolm Campbell

Sir Malcolm Campbell

1885-1948
Racing motorist; holder of land and water speed records
Sitter in 11 portraits
George Leonard Carey

George Leonard Carey

1935-
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth Carter

Elizabeth Carter

1717-1806
Scholar and writer
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham

William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham

1708-1778
Prime Minister
Sitter associated with 33 portraits | Artist associated with 1 portrait
Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

1874-1965
Prime Minister
Sitter in 222 portraits
Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan

Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan

1909-2000
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 11 portraits
Wendy Cope

Wendy Cope

1945-
Teacher, writer and poet
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Noël Coward

Sir Noël Coward

1899-1973
Actor, playwright and composer
Sitter associated with 117 portraits
Thomas Cranmer

Thomas Cranmer

1489-1556
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 47 portraits
Anne Seymour Damer (née Conway)

Anne Seymour Damer (née Conway)

1749-1828
Sculptor
Sitter in 10 portraits | Artist associated with 8 portraits
Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

1809-1882
Naturalist, geologist and originator of the theory of evolution
Sitter in 35 portraits
Elizabeth David

Elizabeth David

1913-1992
Cookery writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth

Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth

1848-1930
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 26 portraits
Sue Davies

Sue Davies

1933-2020
Founder and director of the Photographers' Gallery
Sitter in 3 portraits
Edmund de Waal

Edmund de Waal

1964-
Potter and writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset

Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset

1536-1608
Poet and Lord Treasurer
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
King Edward VI

King Edward VI

1537-1553
Reigned 1547-53
Sitter associated with 48 portraits
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

1900-2002
Queen of George VI
Sitter associated with 580 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

1963-
Artist
Sitter in 12 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Marty Feldman

Marty Feldman

1934-1982
Actor, comedian and scriptwriter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Baron Fisher of Lambeth

Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Baron Fisher of Lambeth

1887-1972
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 57 portraits
Kitty Fisher

Kitty Fisher

circa 1741-1767
Courtesan
Sitter associated with 11 portraits
Thomas Gainsborough

Thomas Gainsborough

1727-1788
Portrait and landscape painter
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 263 portraits
Prince George, Duke of Kent

Prince George, Duke of Kent

1902-1942
Naval and air force officer; son of King George V
Sitter in 170 portraits
David Gower

David Gower

1957-
Cricketer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Stephen Hales

Stephen Hales

1677-1761
Natural philosopher, chemist and inventor
Sitter in 6 portraits
Katharine Hamnett

Katharine Hamnett

1947-
Fashion designer
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Harvey

William Harvey

1578-1657
Physician, discovered the circulation of the blood
Sitter in 19 portraits
Charles Hawtrey

Charles Hawtrey

1914-1988
Actor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Edward Heath

Sir Edward Heath

1916-2005
Prime Minister
Sitter in 62 portraits
King Henry II

King Henry II

1133-1189
Reigned 1154-89
Sitter associated with 22 portraits
King Henry IV

King Henry IV

1367-1413
Reigned 1399-1413
Sitter associated with 30 portraits
King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII

1491-1547
Reigned 1509-47
Sitter associated with 98 portraits
Kelly Holmes

Kelly Holmes

1970-
Middle distance runner; Olympian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Michael Howard

Michael Howard

1941-
Conservative politician; Leader of the Conservative Party, Leader of the Opposition and MP for Folkestone and Hythe
Sitter in 3 portraits
Trevor Howard (Trevor Wallace Howard-Smith)

Trevor Howard (Trevor Wallace Howard-Smith)

1913-1988
Actor
Sitter in 9 portraits
Mick Jagger

Mick Jagger

1943-
Singer and composer; lead vocalist for the Rolling Stones
Sitter in 67 portraits
Jane Seymour

Jane Seymour

1508 or 1509-1537
Third Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
Derek Jarman

Derek Jarman

1942-1994
Film-maker, painter, stage designer, gardener and campaigner for gay rights
Sitter in 16 portraits
Hewlett Johnson

Hewlett Johnson

1874-1966
Dean of Canterbury
Sitter in 24 portraits
Katherine of Aragon

Katherine of Aragon

1485-1536
First Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 16 portraits
Prince Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick, Duke of Kent

Prince Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick, Duke of Kent

1935-
Duke of Kent
Sitter in 18 portraits
Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley, Duchess of Kent

Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley, Duchess of Kent

1933-
Wife of 2nd Duke of Kent
Sitter in 29 portraits
Laura Knight

Laura Knight

1877-1970
Artist
Sitter in 34 portraits | Artist associated with 3 portraits
Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

1864-1945
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 52 portraits
William Laud

William Laud

1573-1645
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 61 portraits

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