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Danny La Rue

Danny La Rue

1927-2009
Entertainer and female impersonator
Sitter in 3 portraits
Francis Aungier Pakenham, 7th Earl of Longford

Francis Aungier Pakenham, 7th Earl of Longford

1905-2001
Statesman, businessman and writer
Sitter in 27 portraits
Elizabeth (née Harman), Countess of Longford

Elizabeth (née Harman), Countess of Longford

1906-2002
Historian and writer; wife of 7th Earl of Longford
Sitter in 19 portraits
Shane MacGowan

Shane MacGowan

1957-
Musician; member of The Pogues
Sitter in 4 portraits
Daniel Maclise

Daniel Maclise

1806-1870
History and portrait painter
Sitter associated with 17 portraits | Artist associated with 108 portraits
Peter Mandelson

Peter Mandelson

1953-
Labour politician and president of Policy Network
Sitter in 4 portraits
Gered Mankowitz

Gered Mankowitz

1946-
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 32 portraits
Roy Mason, Baron Mason

Roy Mason, Baron Mason

1924-2015
Coal miner and politician; Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
Sitter in 2 portraits
Spike Milligan

Spike Milligan

1918-2002
Comedian and writer
Sitter in 20 portraits
Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

1887-1976
Field Marshal
Sitter in 49 portraits
George Moore

George Moore

1852-1933
Novelist
Sitter in 8 portraits
William Mulready

William Mulready

1786-1863
Painter and illustrator
Sitter in 12 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits
Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch

1919-1999
Novelist and philosopher
Sitter in 35 portraits
Graham Norton

Graham Norton

1963-
Television presenter and comedian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edna O'Brien

Edna O'Brien

1930-
Novelist, short story writer and playwright
Sitter in 9 portraits
Sir William Orpen

Sir William Orpen

1878-1931
Painter, Royal Academician
Sitter in 28 portraits | Artist associated with 29 portraits
Peter O'Toole

Peter O'Toole

1932-2013
Actor
Sitter in 12 portraits
Patrick Procktor

Patrick Procktor

1936-2003
Artist
Sitter in 21 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym

Francis Leslie Pym, Baron Pym

1922-2008
Conservative politician; Foreign Secretary, Defence Secretary, Northern Ireland Secretary and Leader of the House of Commons
Sitter associated with 30 portraits