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141 people matching these criteria:

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Sir Ove Arup

Sir Ove Arup

1895-1988
Civil engineer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Rowan Atkinson

Rowan Atkinson

1955-
Actor and writer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Thomas Bewick

Thomas Bewick

1753-1828
Wood-engraver
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Margaret Grace Bondfield

Margaret Grace Bondfield

1873-1953
Politician; MP for Wallsend, Northampton and first woman cabinet minister
Sitter in 8 portraits
Brian Clough

Brian Clough

1935-2004
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Cubitt

Sir William Cubitt

1785-1861
Civil engineer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Dec Donnelly

Dec Donnelly

1975-
Television presenter
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

W. & D. Downey

active 1855-1940
Photographers
Artist associated with 935 portraits
Greg Dyke

Greg Dyke

1947-
Director-General of the BBC
Sitter in 2 portraits
Paul John Gascoigne

Paul John Gascoigne

1967-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Silvester (Sylvester) Harding

1745-1809
Artist; publisher
Artist associated with 218 portraits
Arthur Henderson

Arthur Henderson

1863-1935
Politician, leader of the Labour Party, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and iron moulder
Sitter associated with 15 portraits
Sid James

Sid James

1913-1976
Actor
Sitter in 14 portraits
Kevin Keegan

Kevin Keegan

1951-
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Lilburne

John Lilburne

1614?-1657
Political agitator
Sitter in 18 portraits
Ant McPartlin

Ant McPartlin

1975-
Television presenter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Owen

Michael Owen

1979-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dod Procter

Dod Procter

1890-1972
Painter; wife of Ernest Procter
Sitter in 3 portraits
Bryan Robson

Bryan Robson

1957-
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
Alan Shearer

Alan Shearer

1970-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait