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Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams

1952-2001
Writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Samuel Trerice Adams

Samuel Trerice Adams

1858-1936
Vicar of St Sepulchre and Honorary Canon of Ely and Cambridge Cathedral
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Robert Whorwood Adeane

Charles Robert Whorwood Adeane

1863-1943
Justice of the Peace and Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire
Sitter in 4 portraits
Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge

Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge

1774-1850
Seventh son of George III
Sitter associated with 17 portraits
Prince Adolphus, Duke of Teck and Marquess of Cambridge

Prince Adolphus, Duke of Teck and Marquess of Cambridge

1868-1927
Army officer; brother of Queen Mary
Sitter in 18 portraits
Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian

Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian

1889-1977
Physiologist and chancellor of Cambridge University
Sitter in 20 portraits
John Alcock

John Alcock

1430-1500
Bishop of Ely
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Giles Alington

Sir Giles Alington

1572-1638
Landowner
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Thomas Clifford Allbutt

Sir Thomas Clifford Allbutt

1836-1925
Professor of Physic, University of Cambridge
Sitter in 2 portraits
Philip Allen, Baron Allen of Abbeydale

Philip Allen, Baron Allen of Abbeydale

1912-2007
Second Secretary to HM Treasury
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gubby Allen

Gubby Allen

1902-1989
Cricketer and cricket administrator
Sitter in 6 portraits
Kingsley Amis

Kingsley Amis

1922-1995
Novelist
Sitter in 32 portraits
Robert Geoffrey William Anderson

Robert Geoffrey William Anderson

1944-
Director of the British Museum
Sitter in 1 portrait
Noel Gilroy Annan, Baron Annan

Noel Gilroy Annan, Baron Annan

1916-2000
Administrator and writer
Sitter in 9 portraits
Christopher Anstey

Christopher Anstey

1724-1805
Poet
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Agnes Arber (née Robertson)

Agnes Arber (née Robertson)

1879-1960
Botanist; wife of Edward Alexander Newell Arber; daughter of Henry Robert Robertson
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mary Doreen Archer (née Weeden), Baroness Archer

Mary Doreen Archer (née Weeden), Baroness Archer

1944-
Scientist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gerard Marsham Argles

Gerard Marsham Argles

1901-1979
Stockbroker; son of Cecil George Argles
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mary Armine (née Talbot), Lady Armine

Mary Armine (née Talbot), Lady Armine

1594-1676
Benefactor
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Arthur Armitage

Sir Arthur Armitage

1916-1984
Professor of Common Law, Vice-Chancellor, Victoria University of Manchester and President of Queens' College, Cambridge
Sitter in 1 portrait

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