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893 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Building and Heavy Engineering'

Sir Richard Arkwright

Sir Richard Arkwright

1732-1792
Engineer and inventor
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird

1888-1946
Television pioneer
Sitter in 25 portraits
Sir Joseph William Bazalgette

Sir Joseph William Bazalgette

1819-1891
Civil engineer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Matthew Boulton

Matthew Boulton

1728-1809
Industrialist and entrepreneur
Sitter in 14 portraits
Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

1806-1859
Civil engineer
Sitter in 13 portraits
Sir Marc Isambard Brunel

Sir Marc Isambard Brunel

1769-1849
Civil engineer
Sitter in 10 portraits
Richard D'Oyly Carte

Richard D'Oyly Carte

1844-1901
Music impresario and theatre owner
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Hugh Maxwell Casson

Sir Hugh Maxwell Casson

1910-1999
Architect and President of the Royal Academy
Sitter in 16 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Sir William Congreve, 2nd Bt

Sir William Congreve, 2nd Bt

1772-1828
Military inventor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Thomas Cubitt

Thomas Cubitt

1788-1855
Builder
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir William Cubitt

Sir William Cubitt

1785-1861
Civil engineer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir James Dyson

Sir James Dyson

1947-
Designer and inventor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Richard Lovell Edgeworth

Richard Lovell Edgeworth

1744-1817
Writer and inventor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alexandre Gustave Eiffel

Alexandre Gustave Eiffel

1832-1923
French engineer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Matthew Flinders

Matthew Flinders

1774-1814
Hydrographer; inventor of the Flinders Bar
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dennis Gabor (né Günszberg) (Dénes Gábor)

Dennis Gabor (né Günszberg) (Dénes Gábor)

1900-1979
Electronics engineer and humanist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Daniel Gooch, 1st Bt

Sir Daniel Gooch, 1st Bt

1816-1889
Railway pioneer and inventor
Sitter in 5 portraits
Dame Caroline Harriet Haslett

Dame Caroline Harriet Haslett

1895-1957
Electrical engineer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Alec Issigonis

Sir Alec Issigonis

1906-1988
Engineer
Sitter in 4 portraits
William Thomson, Baron Kelvin

William Thomson, Baron Kelvin

1824-1907
Mathematician, physicist and inventor
Sitter in 30 portraits