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Monica Ali

Monica Ali

1967-
Novelist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Vivian Alexander ('Viv') Anderson

Vivian Alexander ('Viv') Anderson

1956-
Footballer and coach
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Ashcroft

Richard Ashcroft

1971-
Musician; singer and guitarist for The Verve
Sitter in 1 portrait
Zeinab Mohammed-Khair Badawi

Zeinab Mohammed-Khair Badawi

1959-
Broadcaster and journalist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dame Joan Dawson Bakewell

Dame Joan Dawson Bakewell

1933-
Broadcaster and writer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir John Barbirolli

Sir John Barbirolli

1899-1970
Conductor and cellist
Sitter in 17 portraits
(Joseph) Hilaire Pierre Belloc

(Joseph) Hilaire Pierre Belloc

1870-1953
Author and poet
Sitter associated with 17 portraits
George Best

George Best

1946-2005
Footballer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett

1897-1974
Physicist; government and military advisor
Sitter in 26 portraits
Hazel Anne Blears

Hazel Anne Blears

1956-
Politician; MP for Salford and Eccles
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Bright

John Bright

1811-1889
Statesman and orator
Sitter associated with 95 portraits
Frances Eliza Hodgson Burnett

Frances Eliza Hodgson Burnett

1849-1924
Children's writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Matthew ('Matt') Busby

Sir Matthew ('Matt') Busby

1909-1994
Manager, Manchester United Football Club
Sitter in 9 portraits
Darren Andrew Campbell

Darren Andrew Campbell

1973-
Sprinter; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Robert ('Bobby') Charlton

Sir Robert ('Bobby') Charlton

1937-
Footballer
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Dalton

John Dalton

1766-1844
Chemist and natural philosopher
Sitter in 15 portraits
Russell T. Davies

Russell T. Davies

1963-
Television producer and scriptwriter
Sitter in 3 portraits
Thomas de Quincey

Thomas de Quincey

1785-1859
Writer; author of 'Confessions of an Opium Eater'
Sitter in 4 portraits
Thomas Henderson ('Tommy') Docherty

Thomas Henderson ('Tommy') Docherty

1928-
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Mark Philip Elder

Sir Mark Philip Elder

1947-
Conductor; music director, Hallé Orchestra
Sitter in 1 portrait