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King Alfred ('The Great')

King Alfred ('The Great')

849-899
King of the West Saxons
Sitter associated with 13 portraits
Anthony Asquith

Anthony Asquith

1902-1968
Film director
Sitter associated with 30 portraits
Sir Lennox Randal Francis Berkeley

Sir Lennox Randal Francis Berkeley

1903-1989
Composer
Sitter in 23 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Sir John Betjeman

Sir John Betjeman

1906-1984
Poet Laureate, writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 41 portraits
Melvyn Bragg

Melvyn Bragg

1939-
Writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 4 portraits
Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll

1832-1898
Photographer and author of 'Alice in Wonderland'
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist associated with 62 portraits
Lord David Cecil

Lord David Cecil

1902-1986
Scholar, teacher and writer
Sitter in 74 portraits
Sir Ernst Chain

Sir Ernst Chain

1906-1979
Biochemist
Sitter in 9 portraits
Sir William Chambers

Sir William Chambers

1723-1796
Architect
Sitter in 16 portraits
Lord Randolph Churchill

Lord Randolph Churchill

1849-1895
Politician; Secretary of State for India and MP for Woodstock and Paddington South
Sitter in 36 portraits
Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

1874-1965
Prime Minister
Sitter in 216 portraits
James Cook

James Cook

1728-1779
Circumnavigator
Sitter associated with 15 portraits
Stephanie Cook

Stephanie Cook

1972-
Rower and pentathlete; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dame Gladys Cooper

Dame Gladys Cooper

1888-1971
Actress
Sitter in 170 portraits
Sir William Cubitt

Sir William Cubitt

1785-1861
Civil engineer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins

1941-
Zoologist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Cecil Day-Lewis

Cecil Day-Lewis

1904-1972
Poet Laureate
Sitter in 54 portraits
Jacqueline du Pré

Jacqueline du Pré

1945-1987
Cellist
Sitter in 16 portraits
King Edward

King Edward

circa 1003-1066
Known as 'The Confessor', reigned 1043-66
Sitter in 8 portraits
Edward, Prince of Wales

Edward, Prince of Wales

1330-1376
Known as 'The Black Prince'; son of Edward III
Sitter in 14 portraits
Grinling Gibbons

Grinling Gibbons

1648-1721
Woodcarver and sculptor
Sitter in 10 portraits
Sir Giles Gilbert Scott

Sir Giles Gilbert Scott

1880-1960
Architect; grandson of Sir George Gilbert Scott
Sitter in 19 portraits
Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking

1942-2018
Theoretical Physicist
Sitter in 11 portraits
Seamus Heaney

Seamus Heaney

1939-2013
Poet and Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 24 portraits
Tim Henman

Tim Henman

1974-
Tennis player; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII

1491-1547
Reigned 1509-47
Sitter associated with 98 portraits
Richard Hillary

Richard Hillary

1919-1943
Spitfire pilot; author of 'The Last Enemy'
Sitter in 1 portrait
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Hills & Saunders

active 1850-1900
Photographers
Artist associated with 205 portraits
Andrew Triggs Hodge

Andrew Triggs Hodge

1979-
Rower; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Douglas Hurd, Baron Hurd of Westwell

Douglas Hurd, Baron Hurd of Westwell

1930-
Foreign Secretary
Sitter in 3 portraits
Alex James

Alex James

1968-
Musician; bassist for Blur
Sitter in 5 portraits
Roy Harris Jenkins, Baron Jenkins of Hillhead

Roy Harris Jenkins, Baron Jenkins of Hillhead

1920-2003
Writer and Labour politician; Home Secretary and co-founder of the Social Democratic Party
Sitter in 14 portraits
Inigo Jones

Inigo Jones

1573-1652
Architect
Sitter in 31 portraits
William Kent

William Kent

1685?-1748
Architect, painter and landscape gardener
Sitter associated with 8 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits
Dame Kathleen Mary Kenyon

Dame Kathleen Mary Kenyon

1906-1978
Archaeologist and Principal of St Hugh's College Oxford
Sitter in 6 portraits
Nicholas Kratzer

Nicholas Kratzer

1487-?1550
Mathematician and astronomer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

1864-1945
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 51 portraits
Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester

Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester

1532 or 1533-1588
Courtier and magnate; favourite of Elizabeth I
Sitter associated with 66 portraits
John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

1650-1722
Soldier and statesman
Sitter associated with 85 portraits
Theresa May

Theresa May

1956-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 2 portraits
Lady Ottoline Morrell

Lady Ottoline Morrell

1873-1938
Patron of the arts; half-sister of 6th Duke of Portland; wife of Philip Edward Morrell
Sitter associated with 596 portraits | Artist associated with 1715 portraits
Jane Morris (née Burden)

Jane Morris (née Burden)

1839-1914
Embroiderer and artist's model; wife of William Morris
Sitter associated with 31 portraits
Diana Mitford (later Lady Mosley)

Diana Mitford (later Lady Mosley)

1910-2003
Nazi sympathizer and author; former wife of Hon. Bryan Guinness, and later wife of Sir Oswald Mosley, 6th Bt; daughter of 2nd Baron Redesdale
Sitter in 14 portraits
Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch

1919-1999
Novelist and philosopher
Sitter in 35 portraits
John Nash

John Nash

1893-1977
Painter and printmaker
Sitter in 27 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Laurence Olivier

Laurence Olivier

1907-1989
Actor, producer and director
Sitter in 112 portraits
Julian Opie

Julian Opie

1958-
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 6 portraits
Margot Asquith

Margot Asquith

1864-1945
Society hostess; second wife of 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith; daughter of Sir Charles Tennant, 1st Bt
Sitter associated with 53 portraits
Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford

Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford

1550-1604
Courtier
Sitter in 3 portraits
Peter Pears

Peter Pears

1910-1986
Singer
Sitter in 30 portraits
Matthew Pinsent

Matthew Pinsent

1970-
Rower; Olympian
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Piper

John Piper

1903-1992
Artist and writer
Sitter in 59 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley

1792-1822
Poet
Sitter associated with 8 portraits
Adam Smith

Adam Smith

1723-1790
Political economist
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir John Soane

Sir John Soane

1753-1837
Architect
Sitter in 7 portraits
Yolanda Sonnabend

Yolanda Sonnabend

1935-2015
Theatrical designer and painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 9 portraits
Rick Stein

Rick Stein

1947-
Chef, restaurateur and broadcaster
Sitter in 2 portraits
Archibald Campbell Tait

Archibald Campbell Tait

1811-1882
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 36 portraits
J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien

1892-1973
Anglo-Saxon scholar and writer
Sitter in 5 portraits