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- place 'Poland'

Ira Aldridge

Ira Aldridge

1807-1867
Actor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Balthus

Balthus

1910-2001
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jacob Bronowski

Jacob Bronowski

1908-1974
Mathematician, poet and humanist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Frederic Chopin

Frederic Chopin

1810-1849
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad

1857-1924
Novelist
Sitter in 23 portraits
Nicolaus Copernicus

Nicolaus Copernicus

1473-1543
Polish astronomer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach

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

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

Marie Curie

1867-1934
Physicist and chemist; Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Adrian Carton de Wiart

Sir Adrian Carton de Wiart

1880-1963
General; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 4 portraits
Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor

Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor

1503-1564
Holy Roman Emperor 1556-64
Sitter in 3 portraits
Mark Gertler

Mark Gertler

1891-1939
Painter
Sitter in 99 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
Henryk Gotlib

Henryk Gotlib

1890-1966
Painter
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 67 portraits
Josef Herman

Josef Herman

1911-2000
Painter
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Nigel Kennedy

Nigel Kennedy

1956-
Solo concert violinist; Artistic Director, Polish Chamber Orchestra
Sitter in 2 portraits
J.S. Lewinski

J.S. Lewinski

1921-2008
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 104 portraits
Marie Rambert

Marie Rambert

1888-1982
Founder and director of Ballet Rambert, lecturer and teacher
Sitter in 11 portraits
Helena Rubinstein

Helena Rubinstein

1870-1965
Cosmetics industrialist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sue Ryder

Sue Ryder

1923-2000
Founder of Homes for the Sick and Disabled; wife of (Geoffrey) Leonard Cheshire, Baron Cheshire
Sitter in 4 portraits
Feliks Topolski

Feliks Topolski

1907-1989
Artist
Sitter in 15 portraits | Artist of 12 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Walery

active 1884-1898
Photographer
Artist associated with 197 portraits
Alfred Wolmark

Alfred Wolmark

1877-1961
Artist
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist of 9 portraits
Jankel Adler

Jankel Adler

1895-1949
Painter, printmaker and teacher
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 2 portraits
John à Lasco

John à Lasco

1499-1560
Evangelical reformer
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Dietrich Ernst Andreae

circa 1680-1734
Artist
Artist associated with 1 portrait
Bronis Arnowska

Bronis Arnowska

Actress and operetta singer
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Avery

John Avery

1807-1855
Surgeon
Sitter in 1 portrait
Józef Beck

Józef Beck

1894-1944
Foreign Minister; Diplomat and Military Officer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Stanislawa Bevan (née de Karlowska)

Stanislawa Bevan (née de Karlowska)

1876-1952
Painter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Stanley Black (Solomon Schwartz)

Stanley Black (Solomon Schwartz)

1913-2002
Composer and conductor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joseph Boruwlaski

Joseph Boruwlaski

1739-1837
Travelling performer and memoirist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Leszek Krzysztof Borysiewicz

Sir Leszek Krzysztof Borysiewicz

1951-
Chief Executive of the Medical Research Council; Vice-Chancellor University of Cambridge
Sitter in 1 portrait
Fredda Brilliant (Mrs Herbert Marshall)

Fredda Brilliant (Mrs Herbert Marshall)

1903-1999
Sculptor; daughter of Mordechai Brilliant; wife of Herbert Marshall
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Brimelow

Thomas Brimelow

1915-1995
Ambassador
Sitter in 1 portrait
Chan Canasta (né Chananel Mifelew)

Chan Canasta (né Chananel Mifelew)

1920-1999
Pioneer of mental magic
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir George Lisle Clutton

Sir George Lisle Clutton

1909-1970
Ambassador to the Philippines and Poland
Sitter in 5 portraits
Dame Rachel Eleanor Crowdy

Dame Rachel Eleanor Crowdy

1884-1964
Social reformer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Wanda Dembinska (née Raczynska)

Wanda Dembinska (née Raczynska)

1933-2016
School patron; wife of Ryszard Dembinski; daughter of Count Edward Bernard Raczynski
Sitter in 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Balthasar Denner

1685-1749
Artist
Artist associated with 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

P. Dien

active 1837
Printer
Artist associated with 1 portrait

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Self-portrait as My Father from the series Encounter  by Silvia Rosi © Silvia Rosi

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Margaret Thatcher by Spitting Images Productions Ltd painted plastic, 1985

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David Hockney: Drawing from Life

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