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Carey Bonner

Carey Bonner

1859-1938
President, Baptist Union of Great Britain and Ireland
Sitter in 5 portraits
Bono

Bono

1960-
Musician; singer for U2
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir John Borlase

Sir John Borlase

1576-1648
General of the Ordnance and Governor of Ireland
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth Bowen

Elizabeth Bowen

1899-1973
Novelist and writer
Sitter in 20 portraits
John Bowes, Baron Bowes

John Bowes, Baron Bowes

1690-1767
Lord Chancellor of Ireland
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
(Violette) Muriel Box (née Baker)

(Violette) Muriel Box (née Baker)

1905-1991
Screenwriter and film director; former wife of Sydney Box, and later wife of Baron Gardiner of Kittisford
Sitter in 3 portraits
Grace Sophia (née Burdett), Lady Boyd

Grace Sophia (née Burdett), Lady Boyd

Wife of Sir Gerald Farrell Boyd; daughter of Arthur de Burdet Burdett
Sitter in 1 portrait
Stephen Boyd

Stephen Boyd

1931-1977
Actor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Helen Boyle

Helen Boyle

1869-1957
Specialist in nervous diseases, co-founder of the Lady Chichester Hospital and President, Royal Medico-Psychological Association
Sitter in 1 portrait
Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle

1956-
Film and theatre director
Sitter in 3 portraits
Robert Boyle

Robert Boyle

1627-1691
Chemist and natural philosopher
Sitter associated with 22 portraits
Gustavus Hamilton, 2nd Viscount Boyne

Gustavus Hamilton, 2nd Viscount Boyne

1710-1746
Sitter in 2 portraits
Leonard Boyne

Leonard Boyne

1853-1920
Actor
Sitter in 3 portraits
Brendan Bracken

Brendan Bracken

1901-1958
Statesman
Sitter in 20 portraits
Sir Eric Blackburn Bradbury

Sir Eric Blackburn Bradbury

1911-2003
Surgeon Vice-Admiral
Sitter in 2 portraits
Charles Bradlaugh

Charles Bradlaugh

1833-1891
Politician; MP for Northampton and freethinker; founder of National Secular Society
Sitter in 18 portraits
Patrick Joseph Brady

Patrick Joseph Brady

1868-1943
Politician and solicitor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Wilfred Brambell

Wilfred Brambell

1912-1985
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Brian Boru (Bóruma)

Brian Boru (Bóruma)

941-1014
High-king of Ireland
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mary Penelope (née Hill), Viscountess Bridport

Mary Penelope (née Hill), Viscountess Bridport

1817-1884
Wife of 1st Viscount Bridport; daughter of 3rd Marquess of Downshire
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Henry Brocas the Elder

1766-1838
Engraver
Artist associated with 1 portrait
Lady Hilda Brodrick (née Charteris)

Lady Hilda Brodrick (née Charteris)

1854-1901
First wife of St John Brodrick, later 1st Earl of Midleton; daughter of 10th Earl of Wemyss
Sitter in 2 portraits
Lady Melissa Eva Caroline Brooke (née Wyndham-Quin)

Lady Melissa Eva Caroline Brooke (née Wyndham-Quin)

1935-
Wife of Sir George Cecil Francis Brooke, 3rd Bt of Summerton; daughter of 6th Earl of Dunraven and Mount-Earl
Sitter in 1 portrait
Stopford Augustus Brooke

Stopford Augustus Brooke

1832-1916
Writer and preacher
Sitter in 12 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Brooks

circa 1710-after 1756
Engraver and print publisher
Artist associated with 35 portraits
Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan

1953-
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edith May Marion Broughton (née Riall)

Edith May Marion Broughton (née Riall)

active 1860s
Wife of Delves Broughton; daughter of Phineas Riall
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

C. Brown

active mid 18th century
Painter
Artist associated with 1 portrait
Caroline Elinor Henrietta Browne

Caroline Elinor Henrietta Browne

1852-1868
Daughter of Sir James Frankfort Manners Browne
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hon. William Browne

Hon. William Browne

1791-1876
Politician; son of 1st Earl of Kenmare
Sitter in 1 portrait
Albert Bruce-Joy

Albert Bruce-Joy

1842-1924
Sculptor
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 4 portraits
Edward Francis Bruen

Edward Francis Bruen

1866-1952
Admiral
Sitter in 4 portraits
Henry Bruen

Henry Bruen

1789-1852
Irish Politician; MP for County Carlow
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sophie Bryant (née Willock)

Sophie Bryant (née Willock)

1850-1922
Educationalist; Irish patriot; suffragist
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Adam Buck

1759-1833
Miniaturist
Artist associated with 17 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Moira Buffini

1965-
Playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Edward Stanislaus Bulfin

Sir Edward Stanislaus Bulfin

1862-1939
General
Sitter in 6 portraits
Thomas Bunbury

Thomas Bunbury

1830-1907
Bishop of Limerick, Ardfert and Aghadoe
Sitter in 1 portrait
Walter Hussey Burgh

Walter Hussey Burgh

1742-1783
Chief Baron of the Exchequer in Ireland
Sitter in 2 portraits
Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke

1729-1797
Statesman; orator; author
Sitter associated with 106 portraits
Richard Burke

Richard Burke

1733-1794
Political writer and lawyer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Peter Burrowes

Peter Burrowes

1753-1841
Irish barrister and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Frederic William Burton

Sir Frederic William Burton

1816-1900
Watercolour painter and Director of the National Gallery
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist associated with 11 portraits
Percy Collingwood Burton

Percy Collingwood Burton

1879-1953
Businessman; Chairman of The St James Advertising and Publishing Co
Sitter in 1 portrait
Samuel Butcher

Samuel Butcher

1811-1876
Church of Ireland Bishop of Meath
Sitter in 2 portraits
Lady (Charlotte) Eleanor Butler

Lady (Charlotte) Eleanor Butler

1739-1829
Elder of 'The Ladies of Llangollen'
Sitter in 7 portraits
Lady Matilda Butler

Lady Matilda Butler

1836-1861
Daughter of 2nd Earl of Glengall
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur Hamilton Butler

Arthur Hamilton Butler

1912-1991
Bishop of Tuam and Bishop of Connor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hon. Georgina Ione Butler

Hon. Georgina Ione Butler

1941-1947
Daughter of 9th Earl of Lanesborough
Sitter in 4 portraits
Humphrey Butler

Humphrey Butler

active late 18th or early 19th century
Irish politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hon. Simon Butler

Hon. Simon Butler

circa 1757-1797
A leader of the United Irishmen; son of 10th Viscount Mountgarret
Sitter in 2 portraits
Isaac Butt

Isaac Butt

1813-1879
Founder of the Irish Home Rule Party
Sitter in 3 portraits
Charles Byrne

Charles Byrne

1761-1783
Irish giant
Sitter in 4 portraits
Donn Byrne (Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne)

Donn Byrne (Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne)

1889-1928
Irish-American novelist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Joseph Aloysius Byrne

Sir Joseph Aloysius Byrne

1874-1942
Brigadier-General
Sitter in 8 portraits
Patrick Byrne

Patrick Byrne

1797?-1863
Blind Irish harpist
Sitter in 4 portraits
George Henry Cadogan, 5th Earl Cadogan

George Henry Cadogan, 5th Earl Cadogan

1840-1915
Politician; MP for Bath
Sitter in 17 portraits
Gertrude Elizabeth (née Blood), Lady Colin Campbell

Gertrude Elizabeth (née Blood), Lady Colin Campbell

1857-1911
Art critic, journalist and socialite
Sitter in 3 portraits

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