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Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold

Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold

1921-2006
Composer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Paul ('Bonehead') Arthurs

Paul ('Bonehead') Arthurs

1965-
Musician; rhythm guitarist for Oasis
Sitter in 3 portraits
Ashbridge

Ashbridge

active 1787
Musician
Sitter in 2 portraits
Harold Ashby

Harold Ashby

1925-2003
Jazz saxophonist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Ashcroft

Richard Ashcroft

1971-
Musician; singer and guitarist for The Verve
Sitter in 1 portrait
Peter Asher

Peter Asher

1944-
Guitarist, singer, manager and record producer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Matthew Ashman

Matthew Ashman

1960-1995
Musician; member of Adam and the Ants and Bow Wow Wow
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mickey Ashman

Mickey Ashman

1927-2015
Musician, bassist for the 'Humphrey Lyttelton Band'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Astro

Astro

1957-2021
Musician; percussionist and trumpeter of UB40
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ivor Atkins

Ivor Atkins

1869-1953
Organist and choirmaster
Sitter in 5 portraits
Winifred Atwell

Winifred Atwell

1914-1983
Pianist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Daniel Auber

Daniel Auber

1782-1871
Composer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Frederic Austin

Frederic Austin

1872-1952
Singer and composer
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Richard Austin

Richard Austin

1903-1989
Conductor
Sitter in 11 portraits
Mick Avory

Mick Avory

1944-
Musician; drummer for The Kinks
Sitter in 14 portraits
Annabella Lwin

Annabella Lwin

1966-
Musician; lead singer for Bow Wow Wow
Sitter in 1 portrait
Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach

1685-1750
Composer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Gina Bachauer

Gina Bachauer

1913-1976
Greek pianist; wife of Alec Sherman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Walter Bache

Walter Bache

1842-1888
Pianist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Wilhelm Backhaus

Wilhelm Backhaus

1884-1969
German pianist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Maurice Bacon

Maurice Bacon

1952-
Musician; drummer for The Love Affair
Sitter in 1 portrait
Badly Drawn Boy

Badly Drawn Boy

1970-
Musician; known as Badly Drawn Boy
Sitter in 1 portrait
Joan Baez

Joan Baez

1941-
Singer, songwriter, musician and activist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Martin Baggott

Martin Baggott

1947-
Lead guitarist for The Applejacks
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dame Isobel Baillie

Dame Isobel Baillie

1895-1983
Singer
Sitter in 12 portraits
Francis Athelstan Baines

Francis Athelstan Baines

1917-1999
Doublebassist, composer and conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Edward Cuthbert Bairstow

Sir Edward Cuthbert Bairstow

1874-1946
Organist and composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Albert Edward Baker

Albert Edward Baker

1875-1945
Organist and composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Janet Baker

Janet Baker

1933-
Singer
Sitter in 12 portraits
Ginger Baker

Ginger Baker

1939-2019
Musician; drummer for Cream
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael William Balfe

Michael William Balfe

1808-1870
Composer
Sitter associated with 8 portraits
David Ball

David Ball

1959-
Musician and music producer; instrumentalist for 'Soft Cell'
Sitter in 2 portraits
Kenny Ball

Kenny Ball

1930-2013
Musician and trumpeter; lead trumpeter for Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Banister

John Banister

1662-1736
Violinist and composer
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Banks

John Banks

1944-1988
Musician; drummer for The Merseybeats
Sitter in 1 portrait
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Mary Banks

active 1960s
Scholar, musician, artist and photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
Nick Banks

Nick Banks

1965-
Musician; drummer for Pulp
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Granville Bantock

Sir Granville Bantock

1868-1946
Composer
Sitter in 8 portraits
Buju Banton (Mark Myrie)

Buju Banton (Mark Myrie)

1973-
Musician, Jamican Reggae
Sitter in 1 portrait

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