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Emma Barton

Emma Barton

1872-1938
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 2 portraits
Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron

1815-1879
Pioneer photographer
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 114 portraits
Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix

1942-1970
Musician and singer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Guglielmo Marconi

Guglielmo Marconi

1874-1937
Physicist and inventor of wireless transmission
Sitter in 29 portraits
Anthony Minghella

Anthony Minghella

1954-2008
Playwright and film director
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Alfred, Lord Tennyson

1809-1892
Poet Laureate
Sitter in 97 portraits
Harry George Adams-Connor

Harry George Adams-Connor

1859-1939
Captain; son of G.H. Connor
Sitter in 3 portraits
James Edward Alexander

James Edward Alexander

1803-1885
Soldier and author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles James Prior Ball

Charles James Prior Ball

1893-1973
Major
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Sir Godfrey Baring, 1st Bt

Sir Godfrey Baring, 1st Bt

1871-1957
Politician; MP for Isle of Wight and Barnstaple
Sitter in 5 portraits
William Wither Bramston Beach

William Wither Bramston Beach

1826-1901
Conservative politician; MP for Hampshire and Andover
Sitter in 1 portrait
Stuart Holman Biddlecombe

Stuart Holman Biddlecombe

1879-1944
Vicar of Kew
Sitter in 3 portraits
George Maurice Bisset

George Maurice Bisset

active 1782
Sitter in 2 portraits
Charles Ralph Boxer

Charles Ralph Boxer

1904-2000
Professor of Portuguese
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Brading & Co

Photographers
Artist of 1 portrait
Elizabeth Bull

Elizabeth Bull

1749-1809
Printseller
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Alexander Albert Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke

Alexander Albert Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke

1886-1960
Army officer and businessman; son of Prince Henry of Battenberg and grandson of Queen Victoria
Sitter in 39 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir Charles Cavendish Clifford, 4th Bt

1821-1895
Politician and barrister
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

John Alford Kingswell Collins

1920-2013
Major and businessman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Reginald Percy Crabbe

Reginald Percy Crabbe

1883-1964
Bishop of Mombassa
Sitter in 2 portraits

Visit From Your Armchair

Self-portrait as My Father from the series Encounter  by Silvia Rosi © Silvia Rosi

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

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Hold Still

Hold Still

Explore our community photography project, which presents a personal record of the UK during lockdown.

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Margaret Thatcher by Spitting Images Productions Ltd painted plastic, 1985

Sculptures in 360°

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David Hockney: Drawing from Life

Watch highlights from our special exhibition, which had to close early in March 2020 due to lockdown.

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