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Catherine de' Medici

Catherine de' Medici

1519-1589
Queen consort of France 1547-1559
Sitter in 1 portrait
Tiberius Cavallo

Tiberius Cavallo

1749-1809
Scientist and inventor
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Sir William Chambers

Sir William Chambers

1723-1796
Architect
Sitter in 16 portraits
Prince Charles Edward Stuart

Prince Charles Edward Stuart

1720-1788
Grandson of James II; 'Bonnie Prince Charlie'
Sitter associated with 41 portraits
Charles IV, King of Spain

Charles IV, King of Spain

1748-1819
Reigned 1788-1808
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Closterman

1660-1711
Artist
Artist associated with 58 portraits
Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

1451-1506
Italian navigator and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Maria Louisa Catherine Cecilia Cosway (née Hadfield)

Maria Louisa Catherine Cecilia Cosway (née Hadfield)

1760-1838
Miniature painter; pioneer of girls' education
Sitter associated with 7 portraits | Artist associated with 3 portraits
Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach

Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach

1750-1828
Dramatist; author; traveller
Sitter in 5 portraits
John Craxton

John Craxton

1922-2009
Painter, set designer and Royal Academician
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Lawrence Dallaglio

Lawrence Dallaglio

1972-
Rugby player; England rugby captain
Sitter in 2 portraits
Nathaniel Dance (later Sir Nathaniel Holland, Bt)

Nathaniel Dance (later Sir Nathaniel Holland, Bt)

1735-1811
Painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 62 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sebastiano del Piombo

1485-1547
Painter
Artist associated with 6 portraits
Marie de Medici of France

Marie de Medici of France

1573-1642
Queen and second wife of Henri IV of France
Sitter associated with 8 portraits
Frankie Dettori

Frankie Dettori

1970-
Jockey
Sitter in 2 portraits
Elizabeth Christiana Cavendish (née Hervey), Duchess of Devonshire

Elizabeth Christiana Cavendish (née Hervey), Duchess of Devonshire

1757-1824
Society hostess and patron of the arts
Sitter associated with 5 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Anita Ekberg

Anita Ekberg

1931-2015
Actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
Adam Elsheimer

Adam Elsheimer

1578-1610
Painter, printmaker and draughtsman active in Italy
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 1 portrait
John Evelyn

John Evelyn

1620-1706
Diarist and virtuoso
Sitter associated with 13 portraits | Artist associated with 2 portraits