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Cyrus the Great, King of the Persians

Cyrus the Great, King of the Persians

circa 600 BC-529 BC
Founder of the Persian Empire
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Saied Dai

1958-
Painter
Artist of 1 portrait
William Knox D'Arcy

William Knox D'Arcy

1849-1917
Mining and oil entrepreneur
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Henry Mortimer Durand

Sir Henry Mortimer Durand

1850-1924
Diplomat
Sitter in 4 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Darvish Fakhr

1969-
Artist
Artist of 1 portrait
Mirza Gholam Harsein Khan Sadis Farid-es-Saltanah

Mirza Gholam Harsein Khan Sadis Farid-es-Saltanah

Persian Minister
Sitter in 1 portrait
Queen Fawzieh of Iran (Mrs Ismail Hussain Shirin Bey)

Queen Fawzieh of Iran (Mrs Ismail Hussain Shirin Bey)

1921-2013
First wife of Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran
Sitter in 2 portraits
Prince Firouz Nosrat-ed-Dowleh

Prince Firouz Nosrat-ed-Dowleh

circa 1889-1937
Foreign dignitary
Sitter in 1 portrait
(John) Paul Wellington Furse

(John) Paul Wellington Furse

1904-1978
Rear-Admiral
Sitter in 2 portraits
Haig Galustian

Haig Galustian

1907-1997
Businessman
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Thomas Robert Gardiner

Sir Thomas Robert Gardiner

1883-1964
Civil servant; Government-Director of Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
Sitter in 11 portraits
Geber (Abu Musa Jabir ibn Hayyan)

Geber (Abu Musa Jabir ibn Hayyan)

circa 721-circa 815
Islamic alchemist, pharmacist, philosopher, astronomer and physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Conyngham Greene

Sir Conyngham Greene

1854-1934
Diplomat
Sitter in 3 portraits
Shusha Guppy

Shusha Guppy

1935-2008
Singer and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Robert Henry Hadow

Sir Robert Henry Hadow

1895-1963
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jonas Hanway

Jonas Hanway

1712-1786
Philanthropist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Arthur Henry Hardinge

Sir Arthur Henry Hardinge

1859-1933
Diplomat
Sitter in 12 portraits
Walter Bruno Henning

Walter Bruno Henning

1908-1967
Professor of Iranian Studies
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Reginald Hervey Hoare

Sir Reginald Hervey Hoare

1882-1954
Banker and diplomat to Tehran, Bucharest, Turkey, Rome, Cairo, Peking (Beijing), and Petrograd
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Sir Adrian Holman

Sir Adrian Holman

1895-1974
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait