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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 33 portraits
Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

1819-1861
Prince Consort of Queen Victoria
Sitter in 208 portraits | Artist associated with 2 portraits
Queen Alexandra

Queen Alexandra

1844-1925
Queen of Edward VII
Sitter associated with 477 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
King Alfred ('The Great')

King Alfred ('The Great')

849-899
King of the West Saxons
Sitter associated with 13 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
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
Princess Anne

Princess Anne

1950-
Equestrian; Olympian; Princess Royal and daughter of Queen Elizabeth II
Sitter in 125 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
Anthony Asquith

Anthony Asquith

1902-1968
Film director
Sitter associated with 30 portraits
Lady Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond and Derby

Lady Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond and Derby

1443-1509
Mother of Henry VII
Sitter associated with 18 portraits
Boudicca (Boadicea)

Boudicca (Boadicea)

died 61 or 62
Queen of the Iceni
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

1982-
Wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
Sitter in 15 portraits