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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
John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird

1888-1946
Television pioneer
Sitter in 25 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
Quentin Bell

Quentin Bell

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

Stuart Holman Biddlecombe

1879-1944
Vicar of Kew
Sitter in 3 portraits
Tony Blair

Tony Blair

1953-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 15 portraits
William Reid Blyton, Baron Blyton

William Reid Blyton, Baron Blyton

1899-1987
Politician; MP for Houghton-le-Spring
Sitter in 8 portraits
George Body

George Body

1840-1911
Canon of Durham Cathedral
Sitter in 3 portraits
(Harold) James Boyden

(Harold) James Boyden

1910-1993
Politician; MP for Bishop Auckland
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Alfred Brett

John Alfred Brett

Headmaster, Durham School
Sitter in 1 portrait
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Henry Perronet Briggs

1791-1844
Antiquary and subject painter
Artist associated with 54 portraits
Stephen Poyntz Brooksbank

Stephen Poyntz Brooksbank

1856-1931
Civil engineer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Brown

Thomas Brown

1705-1746
Soldier who distinguished himself at the battle of Dettingen, 1743
Sitter in 1 portrait
Joseph Butler

Joseph Butler

1692-1752
Bishop of Durham
Sitter in 3 portraits
George Henry Cadogan, 5th Earl Cadogan

George Henry Cadogan, 5th Earl Cadogan

1840-1915
Politician; MP for Bath
Sitter in 17 portraits
John Carr

John Carr

1786-1833
Professor of mathematics at Durham
Sitter in 1 portrait
Eleanor (née Lambton), Viscountess Cecil of Chelwood

Eleanor (née Lambton), Viscountess Cecil of Chelwood

1868-1959
Wife of 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood; daughter of 2nd Earl of Durham
Sitter in 1 portrait

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