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Pietro Annigoni

Pietro Annigoni

1910-1988
Painter
Sitter in 32 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits
Luigi Arditi

Luigi Arditi

1822-1903
Italian violinist, composer and conductor
Sitter in 2 portraits
(William) Kenneth Armitage

(William) Kenneth Armitage

1916-2002
Sculptor
Sitter in 12 portraits
Thomas Howard, 14th Earl of Arundel, 4th Earl of Surrey and 1st Earl of Norfolk

Thomas Howard, 14th Earl of Arundel, 4th Earl of Surrey and 1st Earl of Norfolk

1585-1646
Patron of art and collector
Sitter associated with 68 portraits
Sir John Barbirolli

Sir John Barbirolli

1899-1970
Conductor and cellist
Sitter in 17 portraits
Katie Boyle (Caterina Irene Elena Maria Imperiali di Francavilla)

Katie Boyle (Caterina Irene Elena Maria Imperiali di Francavilla)

1926-2018
Television presenter, actress and columnist
Sitter in 13 portraits
Ford Madox Brown

Ford Madox Brown

1821-1893
Painter and designer
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist associated with 14 portraits
Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

1806-1861
Poet; wife of Robert Browning
Sitter in 7 portraits
Robert Browning

Robert Browning

1812-1889
Poet; husband of Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Sitter in 53 portraits
Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

1806-1859
Civil engineer
Sitter in 13 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Leonida Caldesi

1822-1891
Photographer
Artist associated with 54 portraits
Antonio Canova

Antonio Canova

1757-1822
Italian sculptor and painter
Sitter associated with 8 portraits | Artist associated with 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

1571-1610
Artist associated with 2 portraits
Annibale Carracci

Annibale Carracci

1560-1609
Artist
Sitter associated with 3 portraits | Artist associated with 10 portraits
Angelica Catalani

Angelica Catalani

1780-1849
Soprano
Sitter in 16 portraits
Catherine de' Medici

Catherine de' Medici

1519-1589
Queen consort of France 1547-1559
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Chambers

Sir William Chambers

1723-1796
Architect
Sitter in 16 portraits
Prince Charles Edward Stuart

Prince Charles Edward Stuart

1720-1788
Grandson of James II; 'Bonnie Prince Charlie'
Sitter associated with 42 portraits
Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

1451-1506
Italian navigator and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait