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1890 people matching these criteria:

- place 'France'

Angelica Catalani

Angelica Catalani

1780-1849
Soprano
Sitter in 16 portraits
Catherine de' Medici

Catherine de' Medici

1519-1589
Queen consort of France 1547-1559
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Chambers

Sir William Chambers

1723-1796
Architect
Sitter in 16 portraits
Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel

1883-1971
Fashion designer
Sitter in 7 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Jean Baptiste Siméon Chardin

1699-1779
Artist
Artist associated with 3 portraits
King Charles II

King Charles II

1630-1685
Reigned 1660-85
Sitter associated with 295 portraits
Maurice Chevalier

Maurice Chevalier

1888-1972
French comedian, singer and actor
Sitter in 13 portraits
Frederic Chopin

Frederic Chopin

1810-1849
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Antoine Claudet

1797-1867
Photographer and inventor
Artist associated with 43 portraits
Georges Clemenceau

Georges Clemenceau

1841-1929
French statesman
Sitter in 8 portraits
Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

1889-1963
Poet, playwright and film-director; Artist
Sitter in 10 portraits
Charles Edward Conder

Charles Edward Conder

1868-1909
Painter
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Dame Gladys Cooper

Dame Gladys Cooper

1888-1971
Actress
Sitter in 170 portraits
Marie Curie

Marie Curie

1867-1934
Physicist and chemist; Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Louise Dahl-Wolfe

1895-1989
Photographer
Artist of 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Honoré Daumier

1808-1879
Caricaturist, painter and sculptor
Artist of 16 portraits
Elizabeth David

Elizabeth David

1913-1992
Cookery writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Jacques Louis David

1748-1825
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 4 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Peter de Francia

1921-2012
Artist
Artist of 1 portrait
Charles André Marie Joseph de Gaulle

Charles André Marie Joseph de Gaulle

1890-1970
French President, soldier and statesman
Sitter in 15 portraits