The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

Advanced Collection search

Search the Collection

524 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Trade and Retailing'

Christopher Bailey

Christopher Bailey

1971-
Fashion designer; former Chief Executive Officer of Burberry
Sitter in 2 portraits
Frederic Stanley Bennett

Frederic Stanley Bennett

1874-1958
Engineer and pioneer motorist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Raymond Blanc

Raymond Blanc

1949-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Heston Blumenthal

Heston Blumenthal

1966-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Booth

Richard Booth

1938-2019
Bookseller; founder of Richard Booth's Bookshop, Hay-on-Wye
Sitter in 1 portrait
Matthew Boulton

Matthew Boulton

1728-1809
Industrialist and entrepreneur
Sitter in 14 portraits
Robert Carrier

Robert Carrier

1923-2006
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Caxton

William Caxton

1415-1492
Printer, merchant and diplomat
Sitter in 7 portraits
(Clemency Anne) Rose Gray

(Clemency Anne) Rose Gray

1939-2010
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Angela Hartnett

Angela Hartnett

1968-
Restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Ambrose Heal

Sir Ambrose Heal

1872-1959
Furniture designer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Simon Charles Hopkinson

Simon Charles Hopkinson

1954-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

1844-1921
Co-inventor and manufacturer of Horlicks health drink
Sitter in 1 portrait
Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein

1942-
Fashion designer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Peter Langan

Peter Langan

1940-1988
Restaurateur
Sitter in 4 portraits
Prue Leith

Prue Leith

1940-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 3 portraits
Giorgio Locatelli

Giorgio Locatelli

1964-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Christopher Robin Milne

Christopher Robin Milne

1920-1996
Author and bookseller; son of A.A. Milne
Sitter in 29 portraits
Anton Mosimann

Anton Mosimann

1947-
Chef, writer and food entrepreneur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay

1966-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Gary Rhodes

Gary Rhodes

1960-2019
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ruth Elias, Lady Rogers

Ruth Elias, Lady Rogers

1948-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Albert Henri Roux

Albert Henri Roux

1935-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michel Roux Jr

Michel Roux Jr

1960-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Michel Roux

Michel Roux

1941-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Rick Stein

Rick Stein

1947-
Chef, restaurateur and broadcaster
Sitter in 2 portraits
Thomas Twining

Thomas Twining

1675-1741
Tea and coffee merchant; founder of the firm of Twining
Sitter in 1 portrait
Marco Pierre White

Marco Pierre White

1961-
Chef and restaurateur
Sitter in 4 portraits
Antony Worrall Thompson

Antony Worrall Thompson

1952-
Chef, restaurateur and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Gellibrand Hubbard, 1st Baron Addington

John Gellibrand Hubbard, 1st Baron Addington

1805-1889
Politician, merchant and fiscal reformer; Director of Bank of England
Sitter in 4 portraits
Egerton Hubbard Addington, 2nd Baron Addington

Egerton Hubbard Addington, 2nd Baron Addington

1842-1915
Politician and merchant
Sitter in 5 portraits
Henry Hucks Gibbs, 1st Baron Aldenham

Henry Hucks Gibbs, 1st Baron Aldenham

1819-1907
Merchant and merchant banker; Director of Bank of England; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 4 portraits
Richard Allen

Richard Allen

1787-1873
Draper, philanthropist and slavery abolitionist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Joseph Anderson

Joseph Anderson

1801-1875
Merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Julius Angerstein

John Julius Angerstein

circa 1732-1823
Merchant and picture collector
Sitter in 7 portraits
Edmund Edward Antrobus

Edmund Edward Antrobus

1807?-1886
Magistrate, tea merchant and writer
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Ambrose Argenti

Ambrose Argenti

1804-1871
Merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Asperne

James Asperne

1757-1820
Bookseller and proprietor of the 'European Magazine'
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 42 portraits
Edward Athawes

Edward Athawes

active late 1780s
Virginia merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Atkinson

Richard Atkinson

1738-1785
Merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait