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- place 'Egypt'

William Walter Wood

William Walter Wood

1896-1982
Architect, Founder and Principal of Delhi Polytechnic
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Edmund Wyldbore-Smith

Sir Edmund Wyldbore-Smith

1877-1938
Director of Suez Canal (1916) and Vice President of British Industries
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Magdi Habib Yacoub

Sir Magdi Habib Yacoub

1935-
Cardiothoracic surgeon
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Laurence William Youens

1873-1939
Bishop of Northampton and missionary in Egypt
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Young

Thomas Young

1773-1829
Physician, physicist and Egyptologist
Sitter associated with 7 portraits

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