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- place 'Lancashire'

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Johnson Hamilton Acheson

Rector, All Souls, Langham Place
Sitter in 8 portraits
James Evershed Agate

James Evershed Agate

1877-1947
Drama critic
Sitter in 21 portraits
Arthur Aikin

Arthur Aikin

1773-1854
Chemist and geologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
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
Robert Alstead

Robert Alstead

1873-1946
Politician and Mayor of Wigan
Sitter in 2 portraits
Jeannette Altwegg

Jeannette Altwegg

1930-2021
Ice skater; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Janet Anderson

Janet Anderson

1949-
Politician; MP for Rossendale and Darwen
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jimmy Anderson

Jimmy Anderson

1982-
Cricketer
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Anderson

John Anderson

1921-2006
Footballer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Mr Anderson

Mr Anderson

active 1850
Member of The Lancashire Central Short Time Committee for Obtaining the Ten Hours Bill
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Arbuthnot

Charles Arbuthnot

1767-1850
Diplomat
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Richard Arkwright

Sir Richard Arkwright

1732-1792
Engineer and inventor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Richard Arkwright

Richard Arkwright

1755-1843
Mill-owner
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edmund Arrowsmith

Edmund Arrowsmith

1585-1628
Jesuit
Sitter in 2 portraits
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Ash

Photographers
Artist of 1 portrait
Sir William Henry Ashhurst

Sir William Henry Ashhurst

1725-1807
Judge
Sitter in 2 portraits
Wilfred Marcus Askwith

Wilfred Marcus Askwith

1890-1962
Bishop of Blackburn and of Gloucester
Sitter in 8 portraits
Mike Atherton

Mike Atherton

1968-
Cricketer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lady Amelia-Anna-Sophia (née Stanley), Countess of Athol

Lady Amelia-Anna-Sophia (née Stanley), Countess of Athol

Wife of 2nd Earl and 1st Marquis of Athol; daughter of 7th Earl of Derby
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir John Aubrey, 6th Bt

Sir John Aubrey, 6th Bt

1740-1826
Conservative politician; MP for Wallingford, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Clitheroe, Steyning, Horsham and Aldeborough
Sitter in 2 portraits

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