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1897 people matching these criteria:

- place 'France'

James Abbe

James Abbe

1883-1973
American photographer
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist associated with 13 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Berenice Abbott

1898-1991
Photographer
Artist of 4 portraits
Marcus Adams

Marcus Adams

1875-1959
Photographer
Sitter in 33 portraits | Artist associated with 145 portraits
Eileen Agar

Eileen Agar

1899-1991
Painter
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Sir Hardy Amies

Sir Hardy Amies

1909-2003
Couturier; dressmaker for Queen Elizabeth II; Head of Special Operations Executive in Belgium during World War II
Sitter in 21 portraits
André Marie Ampère

André Marie Ampère

1775-1836
Physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait
St Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc)

St Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc)

circa 1412-1431
French patriot and martyr
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jean Arp

Jean Arp

1886-1966
Sculptor, painter, collagist, printmaker and poet
Sitter in 7 portraits
Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

1909-1992
Painter
Sitter in 47 portraits
Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker

1906-1975
Dancer, singer and actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
Cristobal Balenciaga

Cristobal Balenciaga

1895-1972
Fashion designer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Balthus

Balthus

1910-2001
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Banting

John Banting

1902-1972
Painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 7 portraits
Brigitte Bardot

Brigitte Bardot

1934-
Film actress
Sitter in 4 portraits
H. Walter Barnett

H. Walter Barnett

1862-1934
Photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 576 portraits
Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

1872-1898
Illustrator
Sitter in 8 portraits
Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett

1906-1989
Playwright
Sitter in 41 portraits
Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt

Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt

1879-1961
Conductor
Sitter in 24 portraits
Hilaire Belloc

Hilaire Belloc

1870-1953
Author and poet
Sitter associated with 17 portraits
Sarah Bernhardt

Sarah Bernhardt

1844-1923
Actress
Sitter associated with 37 portraits