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William Dalrymple

William Dalrymple

1965-
Historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alan Davie

Alan Davie

1920-2014
Painter, poet, jazz musician, silversmith and jeweller
Sitter in 5 portraits
Winifred Margaret ('Winnie') Ewing

Winifred Margaret ('Winnie') Ewing

1929-
Politician and lawyer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sandy Gall

Sandy Gall

1927-
Broadcaster and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
James McAvoy

James McAvoy

1979-
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Val McDermid

Val McDermid

1955-
Author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Ramsay

Sir William Ramsay

1852-1916
Scottish chemist, discovered the noble gases
Sitter in 2 portraits
Heather Mary Stanning

Heather Mary Stanning

1985-
Rower
Sitter in 1 portrait
KT Tunstall

KT Tunstall

1975-
Singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
King Achaius of Scotland

King Achaius of Scotland

died 819
Reigned 787-819
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Elizabeth (née Brydone), Lady Adam

died 1871
Wife of Sir Charles Adam; daughter of Patrick Brydone
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Emily Eliza Adam (née Wyllie)

1838-1906
Wife of William Patrick Adam; daughter of Sir William Wyllie
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Adam

William Adam

1751-1839
Barrister, politician and judge
Sitter associated with 6 portraits
Alexander Alexander

Alexander Alexander

active 1830
Scottish traveller
Sitter in 2 portraits
Arthur Acland Allen

Arthur Acland Allen

1868-1939
Politician; MP for Christchurch and Dunbartonshire
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Allen

John Allen

1771-1843
Historian and resident physician at Holland House
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir George Anderson

Sir George Anderson

1845-1923
Treasurer, Bank of Scotland
Sitter in 8 portraits
Henry Torrens Anstruther

Henry Torrens Anstruther

1860-1926
Politician; MP for St Andrews
Sitter in 11 portraits
Sir William Forbes Arbuckle

Sir William Forbes Arbuckle

1902-1966
Secretary of Scottish Education Department
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Ogilvy Arbuthnott, 14th Viscount Arbuthnott

John Ogilvy Arbuthnott, 14th Viscount Arbuthnott

1882-1960
Lord Lieutenant of Kincardineshire
Sitter in 1 portrait