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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.

Mark Arrindell

Mark Arrindell

1962-
Sitter in 1 portrait
Steve Arrindell

Steve Arrindell

1963-
Sitter in 1 portrait
M.I.A (Mathangi ('Maya') Arulpragasam)

M.I.A (Mathangi ('Maya') Arulpragasam)

1975-
Singer and artist
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

H.E.H. Asaf Jah, Nizam of Hyderabad

1886-1967
State ruler and 'Faithful Ally of the British Government'
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Edward Okyere Asafu-Adjaye

Sir Edward Okyere Asafu-Adjaye

1903-1976
Lawyer and Ghana's first High Commissioner to London
Sitter in 4 portraits
Kwame Frimpong Asafu-Adjaye

Kwame Frimpong Asafu-Adjaye

Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Mrs F. Asafu Adjaye

Mrs F. Asafu Adjaye

Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Koichiro Asakai

died 1995
Japanese Charge' d'Affaires
Sitter in 2 portraits
Khadambi Asalache

Khadambi Asalache

1935-2006
Poet, novelist, philosopher of mathematics and civil servant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Amma Asante

Amma Asante

1969-
Writer and film director
Sitter in 3 portraits
Hannah, Princess Asfa Yilma (Mrs Algernon Holland)

Hannah, Princess Asfa Yilma (Mrs Algernon Holland)

died 1945
Princess of Ethiopia, linguist and author
Sitter in 4 portraits
Susan Mary Baring (née Renwick), Lady Ashburton

Susan Mary Baring (née Renwick), Lady Ashburton

1930-
Daughter of 1st Baron Renwick of Coombe; first wife of John Francis Harcourt Baring, 7th Baron Ashburton
Sitter in 2 portraits
Harold Ashby

Harold Ashby

1925-2003
Jazz saxophonist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Astro

Astro

1957-2021
Musician; percussionist and trumpeter of UB40
Sitter in 1 portrait
Daniel Deng Atong

Daniel Deng Atong

1912-1976
Assistant Bishop in Sudan
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nana Sir Ofori Atta

Nana Sir Ofori Atta

1881-1943
Member of Executive Council of Gold Coast (Ghana)
Sitter in 9 portraits
Naim Ibrahim Attallah

Naim Ibrahim Attallah

1931-2021
Book publisher, magazine proprietor and writer, producer of plays, films and television documentaries
Sitter in 2 portraits
Winifred Atwell

Winifred Atwell

1914-1983
Pianist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Lizzie Avery

Lizzie Avery

Actress, dancer and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo (née Adelana)

Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo (née Adelana)

1918-2015
Public servant; wife of Obafemi Awolowo
Sitter in 11 portraits
Obafemi Awolowo

Obafemi Awolowo

1909-1987
Nigerian politician, nationalist and writer
Sitter in 13 portraits
David Oyewole Awosika

David Oyewole Awosika

active 1950s
Assistant Bishop of Ondo-Benin
Sitter in 1 portrait
Annabella Lwin

Annabella Lwin

1966-
Musician; lead singer for Bow Wow Wow
Sitter in 1 portrait
Vedanayakam Samuel Azariah

Vedanayakam Samuel Azariah

1874-1945
First Indian bishop of an Anglican diocese
Sitter in 6 portraits
Abdul Aziz

Abdul Aziz

1830-1876
Sultan of Turkey
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir Khan Bahadur Azizul Huque

1892-1947
High Commissioner for India in UK
Sitter in 5 portraits
N.A. Babycon

N.A. Babycon

Sitter in 1 portrait
Madame Babycon

Madame Babycon

Sitter in 1 portrait
Zeinab Mohammed-Khair Badawi

Zeinab Mohammed-Khair Badawi

1959-
Broadcaster and journalist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Raj Kumar Bagri, Baron Bagri

Raj Kumar Bagri, Baron Bagri

1930-2017
Founder and Chairman, London Metal Exchange
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Girja Shankar Bajpai

Sir Girja Shankar Bajpai

1891-1954
Indian politician and Governor of Bombay
Sitter in 3 portraits
Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker

1906-1975
Dancer, singer and actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
James Baldwin

James Baldwin

1924-1987
Writer and critic
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa

Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa

1912-1966
Prime Minister of Nigeria
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Delegjunain Baljinnyam

active 1960s
Mongolian diplomat; Mongolian Ambassador to Court of St James’s
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Bamba Müller

Bamba Müller

1848-1947
Maharani of Lahore
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hastings Kamuzu Banda

Hastings Kamuzu Banda

1905-1997
Prime Minister of Malawi
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sirimavo Ratwatte Dias Bandaranaike

Sirimavo Ratwatte Dias Bandaranaike

1916-2000
Sri Lankan Politician; first woman to be elected Prime Minister in the world
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Solomon Dias Abeywickrama Jayetilleke Senewiratne Rajakumarun Kadukeralu Bandaranaike

Sir Solomon Dias Abeywickrama Jayetilleke Senewiratne Rajakumarun Kadukeralu Bandaranaike

1862-1946
Justice of the Peace for Ceylon
Sitter in 18 portraits
J.S.C. Banerjee

J.S.C. Banerjee

Assistant Bishop of Lahore
Sitter in 1 portrait

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