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- profession 'Royalty, Rulers and Aristocracy'

Queen Adelaide (Princess Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen)

Queen Adelaide (Princess Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen)

1792-1849
Queen of William IV
Sitter associated with 40 portraits
Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge

Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge

1774-1850
Seventh son of George III
Sitter associated with 17 portraits
Alastair Arthur, 2nd Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

Alastair Arthur, 2nd Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

1914-1943
Son of Prince Arthur; great-grandson of Queen Victoria
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany

Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany

1853-1884
Fourth and youngest son of Queen Victoria
Sitter associated with 61 portraits
George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle

George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle

1608-1670
Soldier and statesman
Sitter associated with 49 portraits
Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

1819-1861
Prince Consort of Queen Victoria
Sitter in 209 portraits | Artist associated with 2 portraits
Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale

Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale

1864-1892
Eldest son of Edward VII
Sitter in 117 portraits
Alexander I, Tsar of Russia

Alexander I, Tsar of Russia

1777-1825
Reigned 1801-25
Sitter in 6 portraits
Alexander II, Emperor of Russia

Alexander II, Emperor of Russia

1818-1881
Reigned 1855-81
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Alexander III, Emperor of Russia

Alexander III, Emperor of Russia

1845-1894
Reigned 1881-94
Sitter in 11 portraits
Queen Alexandra

Queen Alexandra

1844-1925
Queen of Edward VII
Sitter associated with 478 portraits | Artist associated with 10 portraits
Alexandra, Empress of Russia (née Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine)

Alexandra, Empress of Russia (née Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine)

1872-1918
Consort of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia; daughter of Princess Alice and granddaughter of Queen Victoria
Sitter in 18 portraits
Alfonso XII, King of Spain

Alfonso XII, King of Spain

1857-1885
Reigned 1874-85
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alfonso XIII, King of Spain

Alfonso XIII, King of Spain

1886-1941
Reigned 1886-1931
Sitter in 22 portraits
King Alfred ('The Great')

King Alfred ('The Great')

849-899
King of the West Saxons
Sitter associated with 13 portraits
Prince Alfred

Prince Alfred

1780-1782
Son of George III
Sitter in 4 portraits
Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

1844-1900
Naval officer; second son of Queen Victoria
Sitter associated with 79 portraits
Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse

Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse

1843-1878
Third child of Queen Victoria; wife of Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine
Sitter associated with 112 portraits
Amadeo I, King of Spain

Amadeo I, King of Spain

1845-1890
Elected King of Spain 1870-1873
Sitter in 1 portrait
Princess Amelia Sophia Eleanora

Princess Amelia Sophia Eleanora

1711-1786
Second daughter of George II
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Princess Amelia

Princess Amelia

1783-1810
Sixth daughter of George III
Sitter in 9 portraits
Anastasia, Grand Duchess of Russia

Anastasia, Grand Duchess of Russia

1901-1918
Daughter of Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia
Sitter in 8 portraits
Prince Andrew, Duke of York

Prince Andrew, Duke of York

1960-
Second son of Queen Elizabeth II
Sitter associated with 38 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits
Queen Anne

Queen Anne

1665-1714
Reigned 1702-14
Sitter associated with 74 portraits
Anne of Bohemia

Anne of Bohemia

1366-1394
Queen of Richard II
Sitter in 6 portraits
Anne Neville, Queen of England

Anne Neville, Queen of England

1456-1485
Consort of King Richard III
Sitter in 5 portraits
Anne Boleyn

Anne Boleyn

circa 1500-1536
Second Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 26 portraits
Anne of Cleves

Anne of Cleves

1515-1557
Fourth Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 13 portraits
Anne of Denmark

Anne of Denmark

1574-1619
Queen of James I
Sitter associated with 49 portraits
Princess Anne

Princess Anne

1637-1640
Third daughter of Charles I
Sitter in 7 portraits
Anne Hyde, Duchess of York

Anne Hyde, Duchess of York

1637-1671
First wife of James II; mother of Mary II and Queen Anne
Sitter in 16 portraits
Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange

Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange

1709-1759
Daughter of King George II; wife of William Charles Henry Friso, Prince of Orange
Sitter associated with 24 portraits
Princess Anne

Princess Anne

1950-
Equestrian; Olympian; Princess Royal and daughter of Queen Elizabeth II
Sitter in 129 portraits
King Arthur

King Arthur

active circa 6th century
Legendary warrior and supposed king of Britain
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur, Prince of Wales

Arthur, Prince of Wales

1486-1502
Eldest son of Henry VII
Sitter associated with 6 portraits
Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

1850-1942
Field Marshal, Governor General of Canada; son of Queen Victoria
Sitter associated with 159 portraits
King Athelstan (Aethelstan)

King Athelstan (Aethelstan)

895-940
King of the Anglo-Saxons
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Princess of Wales

Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Princess of Wales

1719-1772
Mother of George III
Sitter associated with 15 portraits
Princess Augusta Charlotte, Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttell

Princess Augusta Charlotte, Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttell

1737-1813
Daughter of Frederick Prince of Wales, eldest sister of George III
Sitter associated with 11 portraits
Abdul Aziz

Abdul Aziz

1830-1876
Sultan of Turkey
Sitter associated with 7 portraits