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897 people matching these criteria:

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- profession 'Building and Heavy Engineering'

Sir (Leslie) Patrick Abercrombie

Sir (Leslie) Patrick Abercrombie

1879-1957
Architect and town planner
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir Richard Arkwright

Sir Richard Arkwright

1732-1792
Engineer and inventor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Ove Arup

Sir Ove Arup

1895-1988
Civil engineer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Herbert Austin, Baron Austin

Herbert Austin, Baron Austin

1866-1941
Motor manufacturer and philanthropist
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird

1888-1946
Television pioneer
Sitter in 25 portraits
Joseph Cyril Bamford

Joseph Cyril Bamford

1916-2001
Founder and chairman of JCB Inc., creator of construction and excavation equipment
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Joseph William Bazalgette

Sir Joseph William Bazalgette

1819-1891
Civil engineer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir (Alfred) Chester Beatty

Sir (Alfred) Chester Beatty

1875-1968
Mining engineer, art collector and philanthropist
Sitter in 7 portraits
Francis Russell, 4th Earl of Bedford

Francis Russell, 4th Earl of Bedford

1593-1641
Politician; commissioned the building of of Covent Garden piazza and the church of St Paul's
Sitter associated with 11 portraits
Frederic Stanley Bennett

Frederic Stanley Bennett

1874-1958
Engineer and pioneer motorist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Samuel Bentham

Samuel Bentham

1757-1831
Naval architect
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Henry Bessemer

Sir Henry Bessemer

1813-1898
Engineer and inventor
Sitter in 6 portraits
George Birkbeck

George Birkbeck

1766-1841
Promoter of mechanics' institutes
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Matthew Boulton

Matthew Boulton

1728-1809
Industrialist and entrepreneur
Sitter in 14 portraits
James Brindley

James Brindley

1716-1772
Engineer
Sitter in 2 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