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Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale

1820-1910
Reformer of hospital nursing and of the Army Medical Services
Sitter associated with 36 portraits
Joseph Nollekens

Joseph Nollekens

1737-1823
Sculptor
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist associated with 19 portraits
Nicolo Paganini

Nicolo Paganini

1782-1840
Italian violinist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Anita Pallenberg

Anita Pallenberg

1944-2017
Model, actress and fashion designer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Anthony Panizzi

Sir Anthony Panizzi

1797-1879
Principal Librarian of the British Museum
Sitter in 10 portraits
Sir Eduardo Paolozzi

Sir Eduardo Paolozzi

1924-2005
Sculptor and graphic artist
Sitter in 25 portraits | Artist of 14 portraits
Adelina Patti

Adelina Patti

1843-1919
Singer; sister of Carlotta Patti
Sitter associated with 55 portraits
Luciano Pavarotti

Luciano Pavarotti

1935-2007
Tenor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Carlo Pellegrini

Carlo Pellegrini

1839-1889
'Ape'; caricaturist
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist associated with 483 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Irving Penn

1917-2009
Photographer
Artist of 30 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Liborio Prosperi ('Lib')

1854-1928
Cartoonist in Vanity Fair
Artist of 60 portraits
Sir Henry Raeburn

Sir Henry Raeburn

1756-1823
Portrait painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 75 portraits
Allan Ramsay

Allan Ramsay

1713-1784
Portrait painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 120 portraits
Oscar Gustav Rejlander

Oscar Gustav Rejlander

1813-1875
Photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 98 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Ottorino Respighi

1879-1936
Italian composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles de Sousy Ricketts

Charles de Sousy Ricketts

1866-1931
Painter, designer and art collector
Sitter in 8 portraits
Sir Richard Rogers

Sir Richard Rogers

1933-
Architect
Sitter in 17 portraits
George Romney

George Romney

1734-1802
Portrait painter
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist associated with 162 portraits
Isabella Rossellini

Isabella Rossellini

1952-
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gioacchino Rossini

Gioacchino Rossini

1792-1868
Composer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir Peter Paul Rubens

Sir Peter Paul Rubens

1577-1640
Painter
Sitter associated with 13 portraits | Artist associated with 40 portraits
John Singer Sargent

John Singer Sargent

1856-1925
Portrait and landscape painter and muralist
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist associated with 72 portraits
Greta Scacchi

Greta Scacchi

1960-
Actress
Sitter in 6 portraits
Gino Severini

Gino Severini

1883-1966
Artist
Sitter in 9 portraits
Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley

1792-1822
Poet
Sitter associated with 8 portraits
Sir Osbert Sitwell

Sir Osbert Sitwell

1892-1969
Writer
Sitter in 61 portraits
Sir John Soane

Sir John Soane

1753-1837
Architect
Sitter in 7 portraits
Luigi Solari

Luigi Solari

1873-1957
Naval commander and pioneer of wireless telegraphy
Sitter in 3 portraits
Yolanda Sonnabend

Yolanda Sonnabend

1935-2015
Theatrical designer and painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 9 portraits
Dame Freya Madeline Stark

Dame Freya Madeline Stark

1893-1993
Traveller and writer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sting

Sting

1951-
Musician, singer and actor; member of The Police
Sitter in 8 portraits
Adrian Stokes

Adrian Stokes

1902-1972
Painter and writer on art
Sitter in 2 portraits
Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey

Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey

1517?-1547
Poet
Sitter associated with 23 portraits
Paul Edward Theroux

Paul Edward Theroux

1941-
Writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Hamo Thornycroft

Hamo Thornycroft

1850-1925
Sculptor; son of Thomas Thornycroft and Mary Thornycroft
Sitter in 16 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits
Joe Tilson

Joe Tilson

1928-
Painter, sculptor and printmaker
Sitter in 8 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Titian

circa 1488-1576
Artist
Artist associated with 44 portraits
Arturo Toscanini

Arturo Toscanini

1867-1957
Italian conductor
Sitter in 2 portraits
George Macaulay Trevelyan

George Macaulay Trevelyan

1876-1962
Historian, public educator and conservationist; son of Sir George Otto Trevelyan
Sitter in 12 portraits
Sir Anthony van Dyck

Sir Anthony van Dyck

1599-1641
Painter
Sitter associated with 30 portraits | Artist associated with 1022 portraits