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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.

Sir Albion Raj Kumar Banerji

Sir Albion Raj Kumar Banerji

1871-1950
Foreign and political Minister in Kashmir; son of Sasipada Banerji
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ashley Banjo

Ashley Banjo

1988-
Choreographer, dancer and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
Buju Banton (Mark Myrie)

Buju Banton (Mark Myrie)

1973-
Musician, Jamican Reggae
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Barbarossa

David Barbarossa

1961-
Musician; drummer; member of Bow Wow Wow and Adam and the Ants
Sitter in 1 portrait
Caroline Barbour-James

Caroline Barbour-James

1873-1917
Wife of John Alexander Barbour-James
Sitter in 1 portrait
Amy Barbour-James

Amy Barbour-James

1906-1988
Civil rights activist and civil servant; Secretary of the League of Coloured Peoples
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Alexander Barbour-James

John Alexander Barbour-James

1867-1954
Colonial official; author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Barghash bin Said, Sultan of Zanzibar

Barghash bin Said, Sultan of Zanzibar

1837-1888
Reigned 1870-88
Sitter in 2 portraits
Dinah Barkers-Woode

Dinah Barkers-Woode

circa 1931-
Nurse
Sitter in 1 portrait
Stéphanie Barnes-Lawrence (née Xavier de Bibadh Kosha)

Stéphanie Barnes-Lawrence (née Xavier de Bibadh Kosha)

1896-1976
Daughter of Phya Bibadh Kosha, Siamese Minister; wife of Harold Barnes-Lawrence
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
James Barnor

James Barnor

1929-
Photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Lakshman Jagannath, Diwan of Baroda

Lakshman Jagannath, Diwan of Baroda

born 1835
Prime Minister of Baroda
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dame Jocelyn Anita Barrow

Dame Jocelyn Anita Barrow

1929-2020
Educationist, public servant and campaigner for race equality; Co-founder of the Campaign Against Racial Discrimination
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bartola

Bartola

active 1849-1890
Exhibited as one of 'The Last of the Ancient Aztecs' or 'The Aztec Lilliputians'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sharon Bassey

Sharon Bassey

1954-
Daughter of Dame Shirley Bassey
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Shirley Bassey

Shirley Bassey

1937-
Singer
Sitter in 22 portraits
Camila Batmanghelidjh

Camila Batmanghelidjh

1963-
Psychotherapist; founder of Kids Company
Sitter in 3 portraits
Norman Beaton

Norman Beaton

1934-1994
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry Beckford

Henry Beckford

active 1840
Formerly enslaved man and slavery abolitionist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Johnson Gideon Beharry

Johnson Gideon Beharry

1979-
Soldier; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 2 portraits
Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte

1927-
Singer and actor
Sitter in 36 portraits
Robert ('Kool') Bell

Robert ('Kool') Bell

1951-
Musician; bassist for Kool and The Gang
Sitter in 1 portrait
Linda Bellos

Linda Bellos

1950-
Campaigner; leader of Lambeth Council
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charley ('H.') Bembridge

Charley ('H.') Bembridge

active 1979-1981
Musician; drummer for The Selecter
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Mohammed ben Haddu Ottur (Hamet)

Mohammed ben Haddu Ottur (Hamet)

active 1682
Moroccan Ambassador to England
Sitter in 2 portraits
Woollarawarre Bennelong

Woollarawarre Bennelong

circa 1765-1813
Wangal man; clan leader; intermediary between Aboriginal and European peoples
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nawab Azam Jah, Prince of Berar

Nawab Azam Jah, Prince of Berar

1907-1970
Son of the Nizam of Hyderabad
Sitter in 5 portraits
Princess Dürrühsehvar, Princess of Berar

Princess Dürrühsehvar, Princess of Berar

1914-2006
Wife of Prince of Berar; daughter of Caliph Abdulmecid Khan II of Turkey
Sitter in 3 portraits
Be-she-kee ('Buffalo')

Be-she-kee ('Buffalo')

Head Chief of Leech Lake Chippewa
Sitter in 1 portrait
Esmé Christiana Beswick (née Coleman)

Esmé Christiana Beswick (née Coleman)

1938-
Pentecostal minister; Secretary General, Joint Council for Anglo Caribbean Churches
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sanjeev Bhaskar

Sanjeev Bhaskar

1963-
Comedian and actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Phya Bhaskarawongse

Phya Bhaskarawongse

active 1879
Ambassador of the King of Siam
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Bhawani Singh Bahadur, Maharaja Rana of Jhalawar

Sir Bhawani Singh Bahadur, Maharaja Rana of Jhalawar

1874-1929
Indian ruler
Sitter in 11 portraits
Raja of Bhor

Raja of Bhor

1878-1951
Raja of Bhor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Joseph William Bhore

Sir Joseph William Bhore

1878-1960
Indian civil servant
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Mancherjee Merwanjee Bhownaggree

Sir Mancherjee Merwanjee Bhownaggree

1851-1933
Lawyer and Conservative politician; MP for Bethnal Green North East
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Bhupinder Singh, Maharaja of Patiala

Sir Bhupinder Singh, Maharaja of Patiala

1891-1938
Indian ruler
Sitter in 18 portraits
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

1928-1979
Prime Minister of Pakistan; lawyer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Bijay Chand Mahtab, Maharaja Bahadur of Burdwan

Sir Bijay Chand Mahtab, Maharaja Bahadur of Burdwan

1881-1941
Indian ruler
Sitter in 1 portrait

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