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110 people matching these criteria:

- place 'Leicestershire'

Robert Bakewell

1725-1795
Stock-breeder
Sitter in 1 portrait

King Henry VII

1457-1509
Reigned 1485-1509
Sitter associated with 66 portraits

Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester

1532 or 1533-1588
Courtier and magnate; favourite of Elizabeth I
Sitter associated with 65 portraits

Gary Lineker

1960-
Footballer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay

1800-1859
Historian, poet and politician; MP for Calne, Leeds and Edinburgh
Sitter in 26 portraits

John Kingsley ('Joe') Orton

1933-1967
Playwright
Sitter in 12 portraits

King Richard III

1452-1485
Reigned 1483-85
Sitter associated with 26 portraits

(Arthur) Oliver Villiers Russell, 2nd Baron Ampthill

1869-1935
Lieutenant-Colonel, administrator in India; governor of Madras and rower
Sitter in 19 portraits

Humphrey Cooper Attewell

1894-1972
Labour politician; MP for Harborough
Sitter in 7 portraits

Herbert William ('Bert') Bowden, Baron Aylestone

1905-1994
Politician; MP for Leicester South
Sitter in 11 portraits

Cyril Charles Bowman Bardsley

1870-1940
Bishop of Leicester
Sitter in 1 portrait

Isobel Morag (née Marshall), Lady Barnet

1918-1980
Radio and television personality; wife of Sir Geoffrey Barnett
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir Geoffrey Morris Barnett

1902-1970
Lord Mayor of Leicester
Sitter in 1 portrait

Margaret (née Coke), Lady Belper

1852-1922
Wife of 2nd Baron Belper; daughter of 2nd Earl of Leicester
Sitter in 1 portrait

Robert Jefferson Bingham

1825-1870
Artist of 24 portraits

Mary Bond

circa 1514-1611
Wife to John Eyrick, Mayor of Leicester
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry Vivian Broughton

active 1866-1893
Vicar of St Mary's, Leicester, 1875-1893
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Brydone

active 1822
Publisher
Artist associated with 2 portraits

Edwyn Sherard Burnaby

1830-1883
Soldier and Conservative politician; MP for Leicestershire North
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Burton

1575-1645
Antiquary; author of 'A Description of Leicestershire'
Sitter in 3 portraits