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Katharine Hamnett

Katharine Hamnett

1947-
Fashion designer
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Harvey

William Harvey

1578-1657
Physician, discovered the circulation of the blood
Sitter in 19 portraits
Charles Hawtrey

Charles Hawtrey

1914-1988
Actor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Edward Heath

Sir Edward Heath

1916-2005
Prime Minister
Sitter in 62 portraits
King Henry II

King Henry II

1133-1189
Reigned 1154-89
Sitter associated with 22 portraits
King Henry IV

King Henry IV

1367-1413
Reigned 1399-1413
Sitter associated with 30 portraits
King Henry VIII

King Henry VIII

1491-1547
Reigned 1509-47
Sitter associated with 98 portraits
Kelly Holmes

Kelly Holmes

1970-
Middle distance runner; Olympian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Michael Howard

Michael Howard

1941-
Conservative politician; Leader of the Conservative Party, Leader of the Opposition and MP for Folkestone and Hythe
Sitter in 3 portraits
Trevor Howard (Trevor Wallace Howard-Smith)

Trevor Howard (Trevor Wallace Howard-Smith)

1913-1988
Actor
Sitter in 9 portraits
Mick Jagger

Mick Jagger

1943-
Singer and composer; lead vocalist for the Rolling Stones
Sitter in 67 portraits
Jane Seymour

Jane Seymour

1508 or 1509-1537
Third Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
Derek Jarman

Derek Jarman

1942-1994
Film-maker, painter, stage designer, gardener and campaigner for gay rights
Sitter in 16 portraits
Hewlett Johnson

Hewlett Johnson

1874-1966
Dean of Canterbury
Sitter in 24 portraits
Katherine of Aragon

Katherine of Aragon

1485-1536
First Queen of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 16 portraits
Prince Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick, Duke of Kent

Prince Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick, Duke of Kent

1935-
Duke of Kent
Sitter in 18 portraits
Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley, Duchess of Kent

Katharine Lucy Mary Worsley, Duchess of Kent

1933-
Wife of 2nd Duke of Kent
Sitter in 29 portraits
Laura Knight

Laura Knight

1877-1970
Artist
Sitter in 34 portraits | Artist associated with 3 portraits
Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

1864-1945
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 52 portraits
William Laud

William Laud

1573-1645
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 61 portraits

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