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- place 'Shropshire'

Arthur, Prince of Wales

Arthur, Prince of Wales

1486-1502
Eldest son of Henry VII
Sitter associated with 6 portraits
David Charles Henshaw Austin

David Charles Henshaw Austin

1926-2018
Farmer and rose nurseryman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Burney

Charles Burney

1726-1814
Musician and historian of music
Sitter in 10 portraits
King Charles II

King Charles II

1630-1685
Reigned 1660-85
Sitter associated with 295 portraits
Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

1809-1882
Naturalist, geologist and originator of the theory of evolution
Sitter in 35 portraits
Ray Ellington

Ray Ellington

1916-1985
Jazz musician and bandleader
Sitter in 4 portraits
John Nash

John Nash

1752-1835
Architect
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Wilfred Owen

Wilfred Owen

1893-1918
Poet
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dilys Powell

Dilys Powell

1901-1995
Film critic and writer
Sitter in 11 portraits
Martin John Rees, Baron Rees of Ludlow

Martin John Rees, Baron Rees of Ludlow

1942-
Professor of Astronomy and Cosmology and President of the Royal Society
Sitter in 3 portraits
Humphry Repton

Humphry Repton

1752-1818
Landscape gardener
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Bess of Hardwick

Bess of Hardwick

circa 1527-1608
Noblewoman; wife of 6th Earl of Shrewsbury
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Henry Sidney

Sir Henry Sidney

1529-1586
Soldier and statesman
Sitter associated with 11 portraits
Sir Barnes Neville Wallis

Sir Barnes Neville Wallis

1887-1979
Aeronautical designer and engineer
Sitter in 12 portraits
Mary Augusta Ward (née Arnold)

Mary Augusta Ward (née Arnold)

1851-1920
Novelist, philanthropist and political lobbyist; wife of (Thomas) Humphry Ward
Sitter in 32 portraits
John Wilkinson

John Wilkinson

1728-1808
Ironmaster
Sitter in 2 portraits
Billy Wright

Billy Wright

1924-1994
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Allix

Charles Allix

1787-1862
Colonel
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir (William) Eric Anderson

Sir (William) Eric Anderson

1936-2020
Educator; Headmaster then Provost of Eton College; Chairman of the Heritage Lottery Fund
Sitter in 1 portrait
Harry Andrews

Harry Andrews

1910-1989
Actor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Bernard Auden

Bernard Auden

1900-1978
Farmer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth Mary Baldock (née Corbet)

Elizabeth Mary Baldock (née Corbet)

died 1894
Wife of Edward Holmes Baldock; daughter of Sir Andrew Vincent Corbet, 2nd Bt
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
John Bather

John Bather

1781-1839
Recorder of Shrewsbury
Sitter in 1 portrait
William H. Beach

William H. Beach

1856-1919
Mayor of Bridgnorth and Veterinary Surgeon
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry Grey Bennet

Henry Grey Bennet

1777-1836
Politician; MP for Shrewsbury
Sitter in 2 portraits
Edith Teresa Noel-Hill (née Hulton), Lady Berwick

Edith Teresa Noel-Hill (née Hulton), Lady Berwick

1890-1972
Daughter of William Hulton; wife of Thomas Henry Noel-Hill, 8th Baron Berwick
Sitter in 4 portraits
Orlando Bridgeman, 1st Earl of Bradford

Orlando Bridgeman, 1st Earl of Bradford

1762-1825
Sitter in 1 portrait
Orlando George Charles Bridgeman, 3rd Earl of Bradford

Orlando George Charles Bridgeman, 3rd Earl of Bradford

1819-1898
Politician; MP for South Shropshire and courtier
Sitter in 5 portraits
George Cecil Orlando Bridgeman, 4th Earl of Bradford

George Cecil Orlando Bridgeman, 4th Earl of Bradford

1845-1915
Politician and landowner
Sitter in 1 portrait
Orlando Bridgeman, 5th Earl of Bradford

Orlando Bridgeman, 5th Earl of Bradford

1873-1957
Landowner
Sitter in 12 portraits
Henry Bridgeman, Baron Bradford

Henry Bridgeman, Baron Bradford

1725-1800
Politician; MP for Ludlow
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Henry Brett

Henry Brett

1677 or 1678-1724
Colonel
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Clive Bridgeman, 1st Viscount Bridgeman of Leigh

William Clive Bridgeman, 1st Viscount Bridgeman of Leigh

1864-1935
First Lord of the Admiralty
Sitter in 16 portraits
Sir Alexander Hargreaves Brown, 1st Bt

Sir Alexander Hargreaves Brown, 1st Bt

1844-1922
Politician; MP for Wenlock and Wellington
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Howard Stransom Button

Sir Howard Stransom Button

1873-1943
Politician; MP for The Wrekin
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Horace John Carpenéer

1887-1965
Archdeacon of Salop
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Edward Oliver Lambart, 12th Earl of Cavan

Michael Edward Oliver Lambart, 12th Earl of Cavan

1911-1988
Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Salop
Sitter in 4 portraits
Roland Ivo Lacon Childe

Roland Ivo Lacon Childe

1898-1944
Army officer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Henry Vane, 2nd Duke of Cleveland

Henry Vane, 2nd Duke of Cleveland

1788-1864
Army officer and Conservative politician; MP for South Shropshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Henry Clive

Robert Henry Clive

1789-1854
Conservative politician; MP for South Shropshire
Sitter in 2 portraits
Francis William Cocks

Francis William Cocks

1913-1998
Bishop Suffragan of Shrewsbury and Honorary Canon of Lichfield Cathedral
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir Arthur Colegate

1884-1956
Politician; MP for The Wrekin and Burton
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Joseph Corbett

Joseph Corbett

1759-1838
Archdeacon of Salop
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Corbett

Richard Corbett

1804-1877
of Adderley Hall, Shropshire
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Uvedale Corbett

1909-2005
Politician and Lieutenant-Colonel
Sitter in 13 portraits
Charles Cecil Cotes

Charles Cecil Cotes

1846-1898
Liberal politician; MP for Shrewsbury
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Robert Henry Dahl

1910-1999
Headmaster of Wrekin College
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Nelson Darby

John Nelson Darby

1800-1882
Plymouth Brother and founder of the Darbyites
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Dickinson

William Dickinson

1746-1823
Engraver and printseller
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 84 portraits
Cyril Gladstone Eames

Cyril Gladstone Eames

1890-1974
Tennis player
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Harriet Catherine (née Greville), Countess of Ellesmere

1800-1866
Wife of 1st Earl of Ellesmere
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Granville Egerton, 3rd Earl of Ellesmere

Charles Granville Egerton, 3rd Earl of Ellesmere

1847-1914
Writer
Sitter in 7 portraits
John Francis Granville Scrope Egerton, 4th Earl of Ellesmere

John Francis Granville Scrope Egerton, 4th Earl of Ellesmere

1872-1944
Lieutenant-Colonel
Sitter in 9 portraits
Mary Louisa (née Campbell), Countess of Ellesmere

Mary Louisa (née Campbell), Countess of Ellesmere

1825-1916
Wife of 2nd Earl of Ellesmere
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Richard Evans

1784-1871
Artist
Artist associated with 10 portraits
Edward Anthony Fielden

Edward Anthony Fielden

1886-1972
Lieutenant-Colonel, President, Ludlow Division, Conservative Association and Master of the Foxhounds
Sitter in 8 portraits
John William Fletcher

John William Fletcher

1729-1785
Vicar of Madeley
Sitter in 3 portraits