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Sir John William Alcock

Sir John William Alcock

1892-1919
Aviator and RAF Captain; pilot of the first non-stop flight across the Atlantic
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jeannette Altwegg

Jeannette Altwegg

1930-
Ice skater; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jimmy Anderson

Jimmy Anderson

1982-
Cricketer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Richard Arkwright

Sir Richard Arkwright

1732-1792
Engineer and inventor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mike Atherton

Mike Atherton

1968-
Cricketer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Anthony Perrinott Lysberg Barber, Baron Barber of Wentbridge

Anthony Perrinott Lysberg Barber, Baron Barber of Wentbridge

1920-2005
Chancellor of the Exchequer; Chairman, Standard Chartered Bank
Sitter in 24 portraits
Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt

Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt

1879-1961
Conductor
Sitter in 24 portraits
Robert Bolt

Robert Bolt

1924-1995
Playwright and screenwriter
Sitter in 8 portraits
Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle

1956-
Film and theatre director
Sitter in 3 portraits
George Bradshaw

George Bradshaw

1801-1853
Originator of railway guides
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Bright

John Bright

1811-1889
Statesman and orator
Sitter associated with 95 portraits
Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle

Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle

1910-2002
Labour politician; MP for Blackburn and First Secretary of State
Sitter in 12 portraits
William Cobbett

William Cobbett

1763-1835
Journalist, agriculturalist and politician; MP for Oldham
Sitter associated with 57 portraits
Harry Corbett

Harry Corbett

1918-1989
Entertainer; creator of 'Sooty'
Sitter in 8 portraits
Ian Curtis

Ian Curtis

1956-1980
Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Joy Division'
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
Dixie Dean

Dixie Dean

1907-1980
Footballer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Arthur Devis

Arthur Devis

1712-1787
Portrait painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 4 portraits
Ellen ('Nellie') Farren

Ellen ('Nellie') Farren

1848-1904
Actress
Sitter associated with 17 portraits