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21 people matching these criteria:

- place 'Syria'

Thomas Edward ('T.E.') Lawrence

1888-1935
Known as 'Lawrence of Arabia'; soldier and writer
Sitter in 28 portraits

William Allen

1793-1864
Rear-Admiral
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Horatio Thomas Austin

1801-1865
Admiral and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Gertrude Bell

1868-1926
Traveller, spy and archaeologist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Philip Mainwearing Broadmead

1893-1977
Diplomat
Sitter in 2 portraits

Isabel (née Arundel), Lady Burton

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

Najib Atallah Cuba'in

active 1957-1967
Bishop in Jordan,Lebanon and Syria
Sitter in 1 portrait

Cyrus the Great, King of the Persians

circa 600 BC-529 BC
Founder of the Persian Empire
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

Jane Elizabeth, Countess of Ellenborough

1807-1881
Famous beauty; wife of 1st Earl of Ellenborough
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir (Alfred) John Gardener

1897-1985
Ambassador to Afghanistan and Syria
Sitter in 2 portraits

Hugh Francis Edward Macmahon

1880-1939
Major-General
Sitter in 1 portrait

David Mathew

1902-1975
Archbishop of Apamea (Africa)
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir George Humphrey Middleton

1910-1998
Diplomat; Ambassador to Argentina and Ambassador to United Arab Republic
Sitter in 3 portraits

William Gifford Palgrave

1826-1888
Jesuit, traveller and diplomat; son of Sir Francis Palgrave
Sitter in 10 portraits

William James Macdonald Paterson

1911-1976
Civil servant
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir John Christopher Blake Richmond

1909-1990
Diplomat and lecturer in Modern Near East History
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Terence Allen Shone

1894-1965
Diplomat
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir (Charles) Leonard Woolley

1880-1960
Archaeologist and explorer
Sitter in 4 portraits