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302 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Manufacture and Industry'

Thomas Richard Allinson

Thomas Richard Allinson

1858-1918
Dietitian and businessman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Derick Heathcoat Amory, 1st Viscount Amory

Derick Heathcoat Amory, 1st Viscount Amory

1899-1981
Industrialist, politician and Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sitter in 13 portraits
Matthew Boulton

Matthew Boulton

1728-1809
Industrialist and entrepreneur
Sitter in 14 portraits
Joe Chamberlain

Joe Chamberlain

1836-1914
Industrialist and politician; MP for Birmingham
Sitter in 105 portraits
Samuel Courtauld

Samuel Courtauld

1876-1947
Industrialist and patron of the arts
Sitter in 3 portraits
Jules-Albert de Dion

Jules-Albert de Dion

1856-1946
Pioneer of the French automobile industry
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

1844-1921
Co-inventor and manufacturer of Horlicks health drink
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Lawson Johnston

John Lawson Johnston

1839-1900
Nutrition promoter and food manufacturer; creator of Bovril
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roy Mason, Baron Mason

Roy Mason, Baron Mason

1924-2015
Coal miner and politician; Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alfred Moritz Mond, 1st Baron Melchett

Alfred Moritz Mond, 1st Baron Melchett

1868-1930
Industrialist, financier and Liberal politician; MP for Chester, Swansea and Carmarthen
Sitter in 10 portraits
Sir Robert Ludwig Mond

Sir Robert Ludwig Mond

1867-1938
Chemist, industrialist and archaeologist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alfred Bernhard Nobel

Alfred Bernhard Nobel

1833-1896
Swedish chemist, engineer and industrialist; inventor of dynamite and founder of the Nobel Prize
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Richard Morris, Viscount Nuffield

William Richard Morris, Viscount Nuffield

1877-1963
Industrialist and philanthropist
Sitter in 9 portraits
Cecil John Rhodes

Cecil John Rhodes

1853-1902
Imperialist, statesman in South Africa and mining entrepreneur
Sitter in 26 portraits
Helena Rubinstein

Helena Rubinstein

1870-1965
Cosmetics industrialist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Peter Simon

Peter Simon

1948-
Founder and Executive Director, Monsoon Accessorize
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Speirs Simpson

William Speirs Simpson

1845-1917
Inventor of armour-plating ships with fusion-welding
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Charles Clow Tennant, 1st Bt

Sir Charles Clow Tennant, 1st Bt

1823-1906
Scottish businessman, industrialist, Liberal politician and patron of art. MP for Glasgow and Peebles and Selkirk
Sitter in 5 portraits
Charles Benjamin Bright McLaren, 1st Baron Aberconway

Charles Benjamin Bright McLaren, 1st Baron Aberconway

1850-1934
Barrister, industrialist and politician
Sitter in 10 portraits
Sir Frank Forbes Adam, 1st Bt

Sir Frank Forbes Adam, 1st Bt

1846-1926
Industrialist
Sitter in 4 portraits