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BAME sitters


1271 People in sitter grouping:

A selection of BAME (Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic) sitters represented in the collection. See also the BAME artists group.

Yamilé Aldama

Yamilé Aldama

1972-
Triple jumper; Olympian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ira Aldridge

Ira Aldridge

1807-1867
Actor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Prince Ali Khan

Prince Ali Khan

Sitter in 1 portrait
Abdullah Yusuf Ali

Abdullah Yusuf Ali

1872-1953
Barrister and lecturer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Hoda Ali

Hoda Ali

Nurse and human rights activist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mohammed Ali

Mohammed Ali

1909-1963
Prime Minister of Pakistan
Sitter in 4 portraits
Monica Ali

Monica Ali

1967-
Novelist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

1942-2016
Boxer; heavyweight champion and Olympian
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Pasha Mehemet Ali

1769-1849
Egyptian ruler
Sitter in 2 portraits
Saiyid Ameer Ali

Saiyid Ameer Ali

1849-1928
Judge and Muslim leader in India
Sitter in 5 portraits
Tariq Ali

Tariq Ali

1943-
Student activist; writer and film producer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Lady Allia Abbas Ali Baig

Lady Allia Abbas Ali Baig

born circa 1881
Daughter of Shaikh Ali Abdulla, Uncle of the Sultan of Bahrain; wife of Sir Mirza Abbas Ali Baig
Sitter in 1 portrait
Prince Naseem

Prince Naseem

1974-
Boxer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nawab Nasim Mansur Ali Khan of Bengal

Nawab Nasim Mansur Ali Khan of Bengal

1830-1884
Nawab Nizam of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lady Ali Khan Zulfikar

Lady Ali Khan Zulfikar

1881-1974
Wife of Sir Ali Khan Zulfikar
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ahmad Pasha al-Jazzar ('Jazzar or Djezzar Pasha')

Ahmad Pasha al-Jazzar ('Jazzar or Djezzar Pasha')

circa 1720s-1804
Governor in the Ottoman Empire
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Ali Al-Karim, Sultan of Lahej

Ali Al-Karim, Sultan of Lahej

born circa 1922
Deposed Sultan of Lahej (Yemen) 1952-58
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jim Al-Khalili

Jim Al-Khalili

1962-
Theoretical Nuclear Physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Risk Allah Bey

Risk Allah Bey

Soldier and medical officer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Tamba Allen

Tamba Allen

1941-
Actor
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

1964-
Television producer and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mulai Al-Rashid

Mulai Al-Rashid

1631-1672
'The Great Tafiletta'; Sultan of Morocco, 1664-1672
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sayyid Sir Abdullah bin Khalifa Al-Said

1910-1963
Sultan of Zanzibar
Sitter in 3 portraits
Marsha Ambrosius

Marsha Ambrosius

1976-
Singer, songwriter and member of 'Floetry'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Amha Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia

Amha Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia

1916-1997
Foreign dignitary; son of Haile Selassie I
Sitter in 4 portraits
Charles Amoah

Charles Amoah

Brother-in-law of Sir Samuel Quashie-Idun
Sitter in 1 portrait
Valerie Ann Amos, Baroness Amos of Brondesbury

Valerie Ann Amos, Baroness Amos of Brondesbury

1954-
Chief Executive of the Equal Opportunities Commission; Government Whip, House of Lords
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mulk Raj Anand

Mulk Raj Anand

1905-2004
Writer and critic
Sitter in 2 portraits
Viv Anderson

Viv Anderson

1956-
Footballer and coach
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dave Angel

Dave Angel

1966-
Disc Jockey
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nonso Anozie

Nonso Anozie

1978-
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Master Apcar

Master Apcar

Sitter in 1 portrait
Alexander Dherma Rama Apotantreygay

Alexander Dherma Rama Apotantreygay

born circa 1792
Sri Lankan Buddhist priest, baptised by Adam Clarke
Sitter in 1 portrait
Prince Arisugawa Takehito

Prince Arisugawa Takehito

1862-1913
Naval officer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Kwesi Armah

Kwesi Armah

died 2006
Ghanian High Commissioner to United Kingdom and Minister for Overseas Trade
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joan Armatrading

Joan Armatrading

1950-
Singer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Louis ('Satchmo') Armstrong

Louis ('Satchmo') Armstrong

1900-1971
Jazz musician
Sitter in 2 portraits
Brenda Arnau

Brenda Arnau

1941-1989
Singer and actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Carl Arrindell

Carl Arrindell

1961-
Journalist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gillian Arrindell

Gillian Arrindell

1959-
NGO Coordinator
Sitter in 1 portrait

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