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John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird

1888-1946
Television pioneer
Sitter in 25 portraits
Quentin Bell

Quentin Bell

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

Tony Blair

1953-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 15 portraits
Brian Clough

Brian Clough

1935-2004
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Edward) Hugh John Neale Dalton, Baron Dalton

(Edward) Hugh John Neale Dalton, Baron Dalton

1887-1962
Labour politician and economist
Sitter in 25 portraits
John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon

John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon

1751-1838
Lord Chancellor
Sitter in 134 portraits
Will Hay

Will Hay

1888-1949
Actor
Sitter in 3 portraits
Arthur Henderson

Arthur Henderson

1863-1935
Politician, leader of the Labour Party, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and iron moulder
Sitter associated with 15 portraits
David Edward Jenkins

David Edward Jenkins

1925-2016
Assistant Bishop of Ripon and Leeds and Bishop of Durham
Sitter in 2 portraits
Compton Mackenzie

Compton Mackenzie

1883-1972
Writer
Sitter associated with 76 portraits
Peter Mandelson

Peter Mandelson

1953-
Labour politician and president of Policy Network
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sidney James Webb, Baron Passfield

Sidney James Webb, Baron Passfield

1859-1947
Politician; MP for Seaham, social reformer, economist and a co-founder of the London School of Economics
Sitter in 90 portraits
Vic Reeves

Vic Reeves

1959-
Comedian, actor and artist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Leonard Rosoman

Leonard Rosoman

1913-2012
Painter
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits
Cyril Argentine Alington

Cyril Argentine Alington

1872-1955
Headmaster and dean of Durham
Sitter in 3 portraits
Jonathan Backhouse

Jonathan Backhouse

1779-1842
Banker and slavery abolitionist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Peter Baelz

Peter Baelz

1923-2000
Theologian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Shute Barrington

Shute Barrington

1734-1826
Bishop of Durham
Sitter in 15 portraits
Joseph Batey

Joseph Batey

1867-1949
Politician; MP for Spennymoor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Stuart Holman Biddlecombe

Stuart Holman Biddlecombe

1879-1944
Vicar of Kew
Sitter in 3 portraits