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Barnett Freedman

Barnett Freedman

1901-1958
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Naum Gabo

1890-1977
Artist
Artist of 1 portrait
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev

Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev

1931-
President of the Soviet Union
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Philippe Halsman

1906-1979
Photographer
Artist of 7 portraits
Sidney Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Lea

Sidney Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Lea

1810-1861
War Secretary; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 11 portraits
Eugène Ionesco

Eugène Ionesco

1909-1994
Playwright
Sitter in 7 portraits
Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson

1903-1941
Airwoman
Sitter in 31 portraits
Hewlett Johnson

Hewlett Johnson

1874-1966
Dean of Canterbury
Sitter in 24 portraits
Ida Kar

Ida Kar

1908-1974
Photographer
Sitter in 137 portraits | Artist associated with 1564 portraits
Noor Inayat Khan

Noor Inayat Khan

1914-1944
Special operations officer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Leon Kossoff

Leon Kossoff

1926-
Painter and draughtsman
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Lydia Lopokova

Lydia Lopokova

1892-1981
Ballet dancer; wife of Baron Keynes
Sitter in 22 portraits
Donald Maclean

Donald Maclean

1913-1983
Soviet spy
Sitter in 3 portraits
Léonide Massine

Léonide Massine

1896-1979
Ballet dancer and choreographer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Cecil Henry Meares

Cecil Henry Meares

1877-1937
Lieutenant-Colonel, linguist and Antarctic explorer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Emily Mortimer

Emily Mortimer

1971-
Actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia

Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia

1868-1918
Reigned 1894-1917
Sitter in 24 portraits
Vaslav Nijinsky

Vaslav Nijinsky

1889-1950
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Anna Pavlova

Anna Pavlova

1881-1931
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 31 portraits

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