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- profession 'Armed Forces and Intelligence Services'

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

1883-1963
Field Marshal
Sitter in 31 portraits
Sir (Edwin) Hardy Amies

Sir (Edwin) Hardy Amies

1909-2003
Couturier; dressmaker for Queen Elizabeth II; Head of Special Operations Executive in Belgium during World War II
Sitter in 21 portraits
Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey

Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey

1768-1854
Field Marshal and Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland
Sitter in 28 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
Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell

Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell

1857-1941
Major-General and founder of the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides
Sitter in 48 portraits
Sir Douglas Robert Stewart Bader

Sir Douglas Robert Stewart Bader

1910-1982
Air force officer
Sitter in 15 portraits
Aphra Behn (née Johnson)

Aphra Behn (née Johnson)

1640-1689
Dramatist, novelist and spy
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Gertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell

1868-1926
Traveller, spy and archaeologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett

1897-1974
Physicist; government and military advisor
Sitter in 26 portraits
William Bligh

William Bligh

1754-1817
Admiral and explorer; captain of the Bounty
Sitter in 5 portraits
Frederick Gustavus Burnaby

Frederick Gustavus Burnaby

1842-1885
Soldier, traveller and balloonist
Sitter in 10 portraits
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Hon. Edward Carson

1920-1987
Lieutenant and Conservative politician; MP for Isle of Thanet; younger son of Baron Carson
Sitter in 6 portraits
Ronald Charles Colman

Ronald Charles Colman

1891-1958
Actor and soldier
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir William Congreve, 2nd Bt

Sir William Congreve, 2nd Bt

1772-1828
Military inventor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Charles André Marie Joseph de Gaulle

Charles André Marie Joseph de Gaulle

1890-1970
French President, soldier and statesman
Sitter in 15 portraits
Sir Kenelm Digby

Sir Kenelm Digby

1603-1665
Naval commander, diplomat and scientist
Sitter in 24 portraits
Sir Francis Drake

Sir Francis Drake

1540-1596
Admiral and circumnavigator
Sitter associated with 38 portraits
Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex

Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex

1565-1601
Soldier; favourite of Elizabeth I
Sitter associated with 25 portraits
Giuseppe Garibaldi

Giuseppe Garibaldi

1807-1882
Italian soldier; played central role in unification of Italy
Sitter associated with 22 portraits
Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig

Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig

1861-1928
Field Marshal
Sitter in 62 portraits