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Lindsay Anderson

Lindsay Anderson

1923-1994
Film, television and stage director
Sitter in 9 portraits
Anne of Cleves

Anne of Cleves

1515-1557
Fourth Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 13 portraits
Thomas Howard, 14th Earl of Arundel

Thomas Howard, 14th Earl of Arundel

1585-1646
Patron of art and collector
Sitter associated with 68 portraits
Sir Frederick Ashton

Sir Frederick Ashton

1904-1988
Founder-choreographer and Director of the Royal Ballet
Sitter in 30 portraits
John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird

1888-1946
Television pioneer
Sitter in 25 portraits
Kenneth Wilfred Baker, Baron Baker of Dorking

Kenneth Wilfred Baker, Baron Baker of Dorking

1934-
Politician; Home Secretary
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Banting

John Banting

1902-1972
Painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 7 portraits
Clive Bell

Clive Bell

1881-1964
Art critic
Sitter in 29 portraits
Quentin Bell

Quentin Bell

1910-1996
Artist and writer; son of Clive and Vanessa Bell
Sitter in 6 portraits
Vanessa Bell

Vanessa Bell

1879-1961
Painter; sister of Virginia Woolf
Sitter in 19 portraits | Artist associated with 14 portraits
Hilary Benn

Hilary Benn

1953-
Politician; Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Polhill Bevan

Robert Polhill Bevan

1865-1925
Painter
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Edmund Blunden

Edmund Blunden

1896-1974
Poet, writer and teacher
Sitter in 22 portraits
Ben Bradshaw

Ben Bradshaw

1960-
Politician; MP for Exeter and radio reporter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Capability Brown

Capability Brown

1716-1783
Landscape gardener
Sitter in 4 portraits
Edward Burra

Edward Burra

1905-1976
Painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits
Dora Carrington

Dora Carrington

1893-1932
Artist
Sitter in 20 portraits | Artist associated with 10 portraits
Kenneth Clarke

Kenneth Clarke

1940-
Conservative politician; Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Fatboy Slim

Fatboy Slim

1963-
Musician and DJ; member of The Housemartins and Beats International
Sitter in 2 portraits
Elizabeth David

Elizabeth David

1913-1992
Cookery writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Philip Alexius de László

Philip Alexius de László

1869-1937
Portrait painter
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 21 portraits
Ted Dexter

Ted Dexter

1935-
Cricketer
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Evelyn

John Evelyn

1620-1706
Diarist and virtuoso
Sitter associated with 13 portraits | Artist associated with 2 portraits
John Fletcher

John Fletcher

1579-1625
Dramatist
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
E.M. Forster

E.M. Forster

1879-1970
Novelist
Sitter in 44 portraits
Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud

1922-2011
Artist
Sitter in 46 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
Charles Burgess Fry

Charles Burgess Fry

1872-1956
Cricketer and journalist
Sitter in 15 portraits
Roger Fry

Roger Fry

1866-1934
Critic and painter
Sitter in 18 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
David Garnett

David Garnett

1892-1981
Writer
Sitter in 6 portraits
King George IV

King George IV

1762-1830
Regent 1811-19; Reigned 1820-30
Sitter associated with 206 portraits
Eric Gill

Eric Gill

1882-1940
Sculptor and typographer
Sitter in 56 portraits | Artist associated with 7 portraits
William Gilpin

William Gilpin

1724-1804
Writer and exponent of the picturesque
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 2 portraits
Duncan Grant

Duncan Grant

1885-1978
Artist
Sitter associated with 30 portraits | Artist of 9 portraits
Bernard Haitink

Bernard Haitink

1929-
Conductor; violinist
Sitter in 2 portraits
King Harold II (Harold Godwineson)

King Harold II (Harold Godwineson)

1022?-1066
Reigned 1066
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Dame Caroline Harriet Haslett

Dame Caroline Harriet Haslett

1895-1957
Electrical engineer
Sitter in 7 portraits
King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII

1491-1547
Reigned 1509-47
Sitter associated with 98 portraits
Ivon Hitchens

Ivon Hitchens

1893-1979
Painter
Sitter in 31 portraits
Eddie Izzard

Eddie Izzard

1962-
Actor and comedian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry James

Henry James

1843-1916
Novelist
Sitter in 16 portraits
Brian Jones

Brian Jones

1942-1969
Musician; founder and instrumentalist for the Rolling Stones
Sitter in 17 portraits
David Jones

David Jones

1895-1974
Poet and artist
Sitter in 7 portraits
John Maynard Keynes, Baron Keynes

John Maynard Keynes, Baron Keynes

1883-1946
Economist
Sitter in 26 portraits
Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling

1865-1936
Writer and poet
Sitter associated with 40 portraits
Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd

1921-2006
Horticulturalist, gardener and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Edwin Lutyens

Sir Edwin Lutyens

1869-1944
Architect and President of the Royal Academy
Sitter associated with 28 portraits
Sir Desmond MacCarthy

Sir Desmond MacCarthy

1877-1952
Writer and critic
Sitter in 23 portraits
Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan

1948-
Novelist, short story and screen play writer
Sitter in 7 portraits
George Leigh Mallory

George Leigh Mallory

1886-1924
Mountaineer
Sitter in 5 portraits
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John Jabez Edwin Mayall

1813-1901
Photographer
Artist associated with 506 portraits
Jonathan Miller

Jonathan Miller

1934-
Physician, theatre and opera director and television presenter
Sitter in 29 portraits
Spike Milligan

Spike Milligan

1918-2002
Comedian and writer
Sitter in 20 portraits
Lady Ottoline Morrell

Lady Ottoline Morrell

1873-1938
Patron of the arts; half-sister of 6th Duke of Portland; wife of Philip Edward Morrell
Sitter associated with 596 portraits | Artist associated with 1715 portraits
John Nash

John Nash

1752-1835
Architect
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Newman

John Newman

1801-1890
Cardinal and theologian
Sitter in 37 portraits
Annie Nightingale

Annie Nightingale

1940-
Radio presenter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roland Penrose

Roland Penrose

1900-1984
Painter, art collector; WW2 camoufleur and writer on art
Sitter in 15 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Simon Rattle

Simon Rattle

1955-
Conductor
Sitter in 7 portraits
Dame Anita Roddick

Dame Anita Roddick

1942-2007
Businesswoman and campaigner
Sitter in 7 portraits
Humphrey Spender

Humphrey Spender

1910-2005
Photographer, artist and designer
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 15 portraits