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518 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Travel and Exploration'

Francesco Agello

Francesco Agello

1902-1942
Italian test pilot
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Alcock

Thomas Alcock

1801-1866
Politician; MP for several constituencies and traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Alexander Alexander

Alexander Alexander

active 1830
Scottish traveller
Sitter in 2 portraits
George Allan

George Allan

1736-1800
Antiquary and topographer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Eric Allden

Eric Allden

1886-1949
Traveller, cultural attaché and civil servant
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

William Philip Allen

1888-1958
British Transport Commission
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry Ancell

Henry Ancell

1802-1863
Surgeon, traveller and writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Charles Freer Andrews

Charles Freer Andrews

1871-1940
Writer on India
Sitter in 12 portraits
Princess Anne of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg (née Lady Anne Savile)

Princess Anne of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg (née Lady Anne Savile)

1864-1927
Socialite, aviation patron and aviator; wife of Prince Ludwig Karl of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg; daughter of 4th Earl of Mexborough
Sitter in 8 portraits
Peter Frederick Anson

Peter Frederick Anson

1879-1975
Writer on religion and on the sea
Sitter in 9 portraits
Antonio

Antonio

died circa 1782
Venetian sailor, robbed at Kinsale
Sitter in 1 portrait
Francis Vyvyan Jago Arundell

Francis Vyvyan Jago Arundell

1780-1846
Traveller and antiquary
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edward Leicester Atkinson

Edward Leicester Atkinson

1882-1929
Surgeon; member of British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Bicknell Auden

John Bicknell Auden

1903-1991
Geologist and explorer; brother of W.H. Auden
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Sir Horatio Thomas Austin

Sir Horatio Thomas Austin

1801-1865
Admiral and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir George Back

Sir George Back

1796-1878
Naval officer and explorer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Mary (née Westenra), Lady Bailey

Mary (née Westenra), Lady Bailey

1890-1960
Aviator; second wife of Sir Abe Bailey; daughter of 5th Baron Rossmore
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Florence Barbara Maria (née von Sass), Lady Baker

Florence Barbara Maria (née von Sass), Lady Baker

1841-1916
Traveller in Africa; second wife of Sir Samuel White Baker
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Samuel White Baker

Sir Samuel White Baker

1821-1893
Traveller and sportsman
Sitter in 12 portraits
William Lincoln Bakewell

William Lincoln Bakewell

1888-1969
Member of Shackleton crew on 'The Endurance'
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Baldwin

George Baldwin

1743?-1826
Traveller and mystic
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

George Christopher Band

1929-2011
Mountaineer and member of the 1953 Everest expedition
Sitter in 1 portrait
William John Bankes

William John Bankes

1786-1855
Traveller, egyptologist, antiquary and politician; MP for Truro, University of Cambridge, Marlborough and Dorset
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

1743-1820
Explorer and botanist
Sitter associated with 35 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir Alexander Bannerman, 11th Bt

1871-1934
Military aviator
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Norman Romney Barber

1919-2004
Motor industry executive
Sitter in 1 portrait
Herbert Basedow

Herbert Basedow

1881-1933
Anthropologist and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Bedloe

William Bedloe

1650-1680
Informer and adventurer
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Frederick William Beechey

Frederick William Beechey

1796-1856
Rear-Admiral and geographer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Charles Tilstone Beke

Charles Tilstone Beke

1800-1874
Abyssinian traveller and geographer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell

1868-1926
Traveller, spy and archaeologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Joseph René Bellot

Joseph René Bellot

1826-1853
French Arctic explorer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Giovanni Battista Belzoni

Giovanni Battista Belzoni

1778-1823
Performing artist and Egyptologist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Woollarawarre Bennelong

Woollarawarre Bennelong

circa 1765-1813
Wangal man; clan leader; intermediary between Aboriginal and European peoples
Sitter in 1 portrait
Faith Bennett

Faith Bennett

1903-1969
Actress and pilot
Sitter in 4 portraits
Frederick Jessel Benson (né Jessel Bebro)

Frederick Jessel Benson (né Jessel Bebro)

1875-1930
Financier and Director of Swansea Harbour
Sitter in 1 portrait
Walter Owen Bentley

Walter Owen Bentley

1888-1971
Designer and racer of motor cars
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir (Frederick) George Binney

Sir (Frederick) George Binney

1900-1972
Explorer; Businessman
Sitter in 4 portraits
Prince Birabongse Bhanudej Bhanubandh (also called 'Prince Bira of Siam' and 'B. Bira')

Prince Birabongse Bhanudej Bhanubandh (also called 'Prince Bira of Siam' and 'B. Bira')

1914-1985
Thai prince; Formula 1 racing driver
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jean Lennox Bird

Jean Lennox Bird

1912-1957
First woman pilot in the RAF
Sitter in 1 portrait
Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop

Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop

1832-1904
Philanthropist, writer, traveller and photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Tom Campbell Black

Tom Campbell Black

1899-1936
Aviator
Sitter in 1 portrait
Valentine Blacker

Valentine Blacker

1778-1826
Army officer in the East India Company and cartographer
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Nicholas Blashford-Snell

John Nicholas Blashford-Snell

1936-
Explorer, author, lecturer and broadcaster; Ministry of Defence consultant
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Bligh

William Bligh

1754-1817
Admiral and explorer; captain of the Bounty
Sitter in 5 portraits
Thomas Blood

Thomas Blood

1618?-1680
Adventurer; attempted to steal Crown jewels
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Sir Henry Blount

Sir Henry Blount

1602-1682
Traveller
Sitter in 3 portraits
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

1840-1922
Traveller, politician and poet
Sitter in 9 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir David William Bone

1874-1959
Master mariner
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lee Boo

Lee Boo

circa 1764-1784
First visitor to Britain from Palau
Sitter in 2 portraits
Andrew Boorde

Andrew Boorde

circa 1490-1549
Traveller and physician
Sitter in 3 portraits
Joseph Boruwlaski

Joseph Boruwlaski

1739-1837
Travelling performer and memoirist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ann Bostock

Ann Bostock

born circa 1951
Pilot
Sitter in 1 portrait
William John Bosworth

William John Bosworth

1858-1923
Soldier; Founder of the Military College, Roehampton, and the Automobile Association
Sitter in 1 portrait
Birdie Bowers

Birdie Bowers

1883-1912
Polar explorer
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 1 portrait
Sir John Bowring

Sir John Bowring

1792-1872
Political economist, traveller and the 4th Governor of Hong Kong
Sitter in 18 portraits
Mr Boyce-Connaught

Mr Boyce-Connaught

'Young gent from India'
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Bradshaw

George Bradshaw

1801-1853
Originator of railway guides
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Gloria Braggiotti Etting

1909-2003
Traveller, writer and society hostess; former wife of Emlen Etting, and later wife of Alesandro Buonacuore
Sitter in 4 portraits
Anna (née Allnutt), Lady Brassey

Anna (née Allnutt), Lady Brassey

1839-1887
Traveller and writer; wife of 1st Earl Brassey; daughter of John Allnutt
Sitter in 7 portraits

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