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Aga Khan III (Mohammed Shah)

Aga Khan III (Mohammed Shah)

1877-1957
Leader of the Ismailis and racehorse owner
Sitter in 20 portraits
Camila Batmanghelidjh

Camila Batmanghelidjh

1963-
Psychotherapist; founder of Kids Company
Sitter in 3 portraits
George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston

George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston

1859-1925
Politician, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, traveller and viceroy of India
Sitter associated with 34 portraits
Sue Davies

Sue Davies

1933-2020
Founder and director of the Photographers' Gallery
Sitter in 3 portraits
Omid Djalili

Omid Djalili

1965-
Comedian, actor, producer and writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Nubar Sarkis Gulbenkian

Nubar Sarkis Gulbenkian

1896-1972
Philanthropist and Bon Vivant
Sitter in 11 portraits
Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing

1919-2013
Writer; Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 16 portraits
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran

Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran

1919-1980
Shah of Iran from 1941 to 1979
Sitter in 12 portraits
Jon Snow

Jon Snow

1947-
Television presenter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Haleh Afshar, Baroness Afshar

Haleh Afshar, Baroness Afshar

1944-
Professor of Politics; life peer
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Edward Alexander

James Edward Alexander

1803-1885
Soldier and author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Avicenna

Avicenna

circa 980-1037
Physician, philosopher and a scientist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Henry George Outram Bax-Ironside

Sir Henry George Outram Bax-Ironside

1859-1929
Diplomat
Sitter in 3 portraits
Stuart Holman Biddlecombe

Stuart Holman Biddlecombe

1879-1944
Vicar of Kew
Sitter in 3 portraits
Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop

Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop

1832-1904
Philanthropist, writer, traveller and photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Reginald Francis Orlando Bridgeman

Reginald Francis Orlando Bridgeman

1884-1968
Diplomat
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joe Brown

Joe Brown

1930-2020
Mountaineer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Reader William Bullard

Sir Reader William Bullard

1885-1976
Diplomat
Sitter in 3 portraits
Robert Byron

Robert Byron

1905-1941
Travel writer, art historian and critic
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur Nicolson, 1st Baron Carnock

Arthur Nicolson, 1st Baron Carnock

1849-1928
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
Cyrus the Great, King of the Persians

Cyrus the Great, King of the Persians

circa 600 BC-529 BC
Founder of the Persian Empire
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Saied Dai

1958-
Painter
Artist of 1 portrait
William Knox D'Arcy

William Knox D'Arcy

1849-1917
Mining and oil entrepreneur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Henry Mortimer Durand

Sir Henry Mortimer Durand

1850-1924
Diplomat
Sitter in 4 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Darvish Fakhr

1969-
Artist
Artist of 1 portrait
Mirza Gholam Harsein Khan Sadis Farid-es-Saltanah

Mirza Gholam Harsein Khan Sadis Farid-es-Saltanah

Persian Minister
Sitter in 1 portrait
Queen Fawzieh of Iran (Mrs Ismail Hussain Shirin Bey)

Queen Fawzieh of Iran (Mrs Ismail Hussain Shirin Bey)

1921-2013
First wife of Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran
Sitter in 2 portraits
Prince Firouz Nosrat-ed-Dowleh

Prince Firouz Nosrat-ed-Dowleh

circa 1889-1937
Foreign dignitary
Sitter in 1 portrait
(John) Paul Wellington Furse

(John) Paul Wellington Furse

1904-1978
Rear-Admiral
Sitter in 2 portraits
Haig Galustian

Haig Galustian

1907-1997
Businessman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Thomas Robert Gardiner

Sir Thomas Robert Gardiner

1883-1964
Civil servant; Government-Director of Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
Sitter in 11 portraits
Geber (Abu Musa Jabir ibn Hayyan)

Geber (Abu Musa Jabir ibn Hayyan)

circa 721-circa 815
Islamic alchemist, pharmacist, philosopher, astronomer and physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Conyngham Greene

Sir Conyngham Greene

1854-1934
Diplomat
Sitter in 3 portraits
Shusha Guppy

Shusha Guppy

1935-2008
Singer and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Robert Henry Hadow

Sir Robert Henry Hadow

1895-1963
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jonas Hanway

Jonas Hanway

1712-1786
Philanthropist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Arthur Henry Hardinge

Sir Arthur Henry Hardinge

1859-1933
Diplomat
Sitter in 12 portraits
Walter Bruno Henning

Walter Bruno Henning

1908-1967
Professor of Iranian Studies
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Reginald Hervey Hoare

Sir Reginald Hervey Hoare

1882-1954
Banker and diplomat to Tehran, Bucharest, Turkey, Rome, Cairo, Peking (Beijing), and Petrograd
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Sir Adrian Holman

Sir Adrian Holman

1895-1974
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Adrian Holman

Sir Adrian Holman

1895-1974
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Hon. Julius Cecil Holmes

1899-1968
American ambassador to Iran
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Cunningham Moore Hoskyn

John Cunningham Moore Hoskyn

1875-1941
Colonel
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ian Murray Hurrell

Ian Murray Hurrell

1914-1989
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
Seema Kennedy

Seema Kennedy

1974-
Conservative politician; MP for South Ribble
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mimi Khalvati

Mimi Khalvati

1944-
Poet and actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mirza Abdul Hassan Khan Ilci

Mirza Abdul Hassan Khan Ilci

1776-1845
Persian Ambassador
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ayatollah Khomeini

Ayatollah Khomeini

1902-1989
Iranian politician and cleric
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Hughe Montgomery Knatchbull-Hugessen

Sir Hughe Montgomery Knatchbull-Hugessen

1886-1971
Diplomat
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Frank Cavendish Lascelles

Sir Frank Cavendish Lascelles

1841-1920
Diplomat
Sitter in 5 portraits
Valentine Lawford

Valentine Lawford

1911-1991
Diplomat and partner of Horst P. Horst
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Austen Henry Layard

Sir Austen Henry Layard

1817-1894
Politician, diplomat and archaeologist
Sitter in 23 portraits
Sir John Helier Le Rougetel

Sir John Helier Le Rougetel

1894-1975
Diplomat; Ambassador to Persia and Belgium and High Commissioner in South Africa
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir John Malcolm

Sir John Malcolm

1769-1833
Diplomat and administrator in India
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Victor Alexander Louis Mallet

Sir Victor Alexander Louis Mallet

1893-1969
Diplomat; Ambassador at Madrid and Ambassador at Rome
Sitter in 7 portraits
Prince Mozaffar

Prince Mozaffar

1906-1988
Persian Prince; son of Prince Ferouz
Sitter in 8 portraits
Mozaffar od-Din, Shah of Persia

Mozaffar od-Din, Shah of Persia

1852-1907
King of Iran; reigned 1896-1907
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Charles Augustus Murray

Sir Charles Augustus Murray

1806-1895
Diplomat and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nasser al-Din, Shah of Persia

Nasser al-Din, Shah of Persia

1831-1896
Reigned 1848-96
Sitter in 13 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Shirin Neshat

1957-
Photographer
Artist of 2 portraits