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1394 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Agriculture and Food'

Thomas Richard Allinson

Thomas Richard Allinson

1858-1918
Dietitian and businessman
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Victor Aspinall

John Victor Aspinall

1926-2000
Gambler and zoo owner
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Charles Henshaw Austin

David Charles Henshaw Austin

1926-2018
Farmer and rose nurseryman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Nathaniel Bacon

Sir Nathaniel Bacon

1585-1627
Country gentleman and painter
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist associated with 4 portraits
Robert Bakewell

Robert Bakewell

1725-1795
Stock-breeder
Sitter in 1 portrait
Eve Balfour

Eve Balfour

1898-1990
Promoter of organic farming; co-founder and Honorary Life President of the The Soil Association
Sitter in 3 portraits
Michael Thomas Bass

Michael Thomas Bass

1799-1884
Brewer and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry Frederick Thynne, 6th Marquess of Bath

Henry Frederick Thynne, 6th Marquess of Bath

1905-1992
Landowner and businessman
Sitter in 28 portraits
Alexander George Thynn, 7th Marquess of Bath

Alexander George Thynn, 7th Marquess of Bath

1932-
Landowner, artist and writer
Sitter in 10 portraits
Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford

Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford

1765-1802
Whig politician and agriculturist
Sitter associated with 38 portraits
Raymond Blanc

Raymond Blanc

1949-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Heston Blumenthal

Heston Blumenthal

1966-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry Capel, Baron Capel of Tewkesbury

Henry Capel, Baron Capel of Tewkesbury

1638-1696
Establisher of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, politician and government official; son of 1st Baron Capel
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Antonio Carluccio

Antonio Carluccio

1937-2017
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Robert Carrier

Robert Carrier

1923-2006
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Beth Chatto

Beth Chatto

1923-2018
Garden designer and writer; Creator and Managing Director of The Beth Chatto Gardens
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Cobbett

William Cobbett

1763-1835
Journalist, agriculturalist and politician; MP for Oldham
Sitter associated with 57 portraits
Nicholas Culpeper

Nicholas Culpeper

1616-1654
Herbalist and astrologer
Sitter in 19 portraits
Elizabeth David

Elizabeth David

1913-1992
Cookery writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Tamasin Day-Lewis

Tamasin Day-Lewis

1953-
Chef and cookery writer; daughter of Cecil Day-Lewis
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Robert Dudley

Sir Robert Dudley

1574-1649
Mariner and landowner
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Michael Eavis

Michael Eavis

1935-
Founder of the Glastonbury Festival and dairy farmer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Percy Edwards

Percy Edwards

1908-1996
Animal impressionist and ornithologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ian Hamilton Finlay

Ian Hamilton Finlay

1925-2006
Poet, artist and garden designer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir George Dashwood Taubman Goldie

Sir George Dashwood Taubman Goldie

1846-1925
Founder and governor of The Royal Niger Company, known as 'The Founder of Nigeria'
Sitter in 3 portraits
(Clemency Anne) Rose Gray

(Clemency Anne) Rose Gray

1939-2010
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sophie Grigson

Sophie Grigson

1959-
Food writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 2 portraits
(Airling) Robin Hanbury-Tenison

(Airling) Robin Hanbury-Tenison

1936-
Explorer; Farmer; President of Survival International
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Herriot (James Alfred Wight)

James Herriot (James Alfred Wight)

1916-1995
Writer and veterinary surgeon
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ken Hom

Ken Hom

1949-
Television chef and cookery writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Simon Charles Hopkinson

Simon Charles Hopkinson

1954-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

1844-1921
Co-inventor and manufacturer of Horlicks health drink
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Ebenezer Howard

Sir Ebenezer Howard

1850-1928
Founder of the garden city movement
Sitter in 1 portrait
Madhur Jaffrey

Madhur Jaffrey

1933-
Cookery writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gertrude Jekyll

Gertrude Jekyll

1843-1932
Horticulturalist and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Lawson Johnston

John Lawson Johnston

1839-1900
Nutrition promoter and food manufacturer; creator of Bovril
Sitter in 1 portrait
Carol Klein

Carol Klein

1945-
Plantswoman and teacher of art
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nigella Lawson

Nigella Lawson

1960-
Cookery writer and journalist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Thomas William Coke, 1st Earl of Leicester of Holkham

Thomas William Coke, 1st Earl of Leicester of Holkham

1754-1842
Politician and agricultural reformer
Sitter in 9 portraits
Prue Leith

Prue Leith

1940-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 3 portraits
Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd

1921-2006
Horticulturalist, gardener and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Giorgio Locatelli

Giorgio Locatelli

1964-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Linda McCartney

Linda McCartney

1941-1998
Photographer, artist, musician, businesswoman, cookery writer and animal rights activist; late wife of Sir Paul McCartney
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist of 14 portraits
Ray Mears

Ray Mears

1964-
Woodsman, instructor, author and television presenter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edward Douglas-Scott-Montagu, 3rd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu

Edward Douglas-Scott-Montagu, 3rd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu

1926-2015
Motor car collector, historian and landowner
Sitter in 35 portraits
Cedric Morris

Cedric Morris

1889-1982
Painter and horticulturist
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Desmond Morris

Desmond Morris

1928-
Zoologist, writer on animal and human behaviour and painter
Sitter in 5 portraits
Anton Mosimann

Anton Mosimann

1947-
Chef, writer and food entrepreneur
Sitter in 2 portraits
James Edward Oglethorpe

James Edward Oglethorpe

1696-1785
Founder of Georgia
Sitter in 4 portraits
Charles Stewart Parnell

Charles Stewart Parnell

1846-1891
Politican; land reform agitator and the founder and leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party
Sitter in 15 portraits
Dan Pearson

Dan Pearson

1964-
Garden designer and television presenter
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Penn

William Penn

1644-1718
Quaker and founder of Pennsylvania
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Jonathon Espie Porritt

Sir Jonathon Espie Porritt

1950-
Environmentalist, writer and broadcaster; Director of Forum for the Future and Chairman of the Sustainable Development Commission
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Michael Leathes Prior, Baron Prior

James Michael Leathes Prior, Baron Prior

1927-2016
Politician, company chairman, farmer and land agent
Sitter in 5 portraits
Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay

1966-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Gary Rhodes

Gary Rhodes

1960-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ruth Elias, Lady Rogers

Ruth Elias, Lady Rogers

1948-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Egon Ronay

Egon Ronay

1915-2010
Food critic and founder of the Egon Ronay hotel and restaurant guides
Sitter in 1 portrait
Albert Henri Roux

Albert Henri Roux

1935-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michel Roux Jr

Michel Roux Jr

1960-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits