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Aga Khan III (Mohammed Shah)

Aga Khan III (Mohammed Shah)

1877-1957
Leader of the Ismailis and racehorse owner
Sitter in 15 portraits
St Anselm

St Anselm

circa 1033-1109
Abbot of Bec and Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 3 portraits
St Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc)

St Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc)

circa 1412-1431
French patriot and martyr
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bunny Austin

Bunny Austin

1906-2000
Tennis player and evangelist
Sitter in 15 portraits
W.V. Awdry

W.V. Awdry

1911-1997
Clergyman; author of 'Thomas the Tank Engine' series
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ian Paisley

Ian Paisley

1926-2014
Politician; First Minister of Northern Ireland and religious leader
Sitter in 5 portraits
Thomas Becket

Thomas Becket

1120?-1170
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 13 portraits
Wendy Beckett ('Sister Wendy')

Wendy Beckett ('Sister Wendy')

1930-2018
Nun and art expert
Sitter in 1 portrait
Florence Eleanor Booth (née Soper)

Florence Eleanor Booth (née Soper)

1861-1957
Salvation Army officer and founder of 'The Women's Social Work'; wife of (William) Bramwell Booth; daughter of Isabell Hawker Soper
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Booth

William Booth

1829-1912
Founder of the Salvation Army
Sitter in 39 portraits
Sir Rhodes Boyson

Sir Rhodes Boyson

1925-2012
Methodist preacher, head teacher and Conservative politician; MP for Brent North
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Leonard Carey

George Leonard Carey

1935-
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan

Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan

1909-2000
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 11 portraits
Thomas Cranmer

Thomas Cranmer

1489-1556
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 46 portraits
Edward Alexander ('Aleister') Crowley

Edward Alexander ('Aleister') Crowley

1875-1947
Writer, mountaineer and occultist; British intelligence Service
Sitter in 2 portraits
Nicholas Culpeper

Nicholas Culpeper

1616-1654
Herbalist and astrologer
Sitter in 19 portraits
Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth

Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth

1848-1930
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 25 portraits
John Donne

John Donne

1572-1631
Poet and divine
Sitter associated with 21 portraits
Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards

1703-1758
Clergyman
Sitter in 2 portraits
Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Baron Fisher of Lambeth

Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Baron Fisher of Lambeth

1887-1972
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 57 portraits