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Bevan

Postcard publisher
Artist of 1 portrait
(John) Reginald Bevins

(John) Reginald Bevins

1908-1996
Politician; MP for Liverpool
Sitter in 3 portraits
Cyril Bibby

Cyril Bibby

1914-1987
Biologist and educator
Sitter in 2 portraits
Frederick Edwin Smith, 1st Earl of Birkenhead

Frederick Edwin Smith, 1st Earl of Birkenhead

1872-1930
Lord Chancellor
Sitter associated with 16 portraits
Frederick Winston Furneaux Smith, 2nd Earl of Birkenhead

Frederick Winston Furneaux Smith, 2nd Earl of Birkenhead

1907-1975
Biographer; son of 1st Earl of Birkenhead
Sitter in 7 portraits
Margaret Eleanor (née Furneaux), Viscountess Birkenhead

Margaret Eleanor (née Furneaux), Viscountess Birkenhead

1878-1968
Wife of 1st Viscount Birkenhead
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sheila (née Berry), Countess of Birkenhead

Sheila (née Berry), Countess of Birkenhead

1913-1992
Author; wife of 2nd Earl of Birkenhead; daughter of 1st Viscount Camrose
Sitter in 1 portrait
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Thomas Birtles

Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
Cilla Black

Cilla Black

1943-2015
Television presenter and singer
Sitter in 13 portraits
Aylward Manley Blackman

Aylward Manley Blackman

1883-1956
Professor of Egyptology
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Bolton

John Bolton

1756-1837
Liverpool merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bessie Braddock

Bessie Braddock

1899-1970
Trade union activist and politician
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir (Clement) Edmund Royds Brocklebank

Sir (Clement) Edmund Royds Brocklebank

1882-1949
Politician; MP for Nottingham and Liverpool
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir Frank Brook

Sir Frank Brook

1883-1960
Lieutenant-Colonel
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jonathan Brooks

Jonathan Brooks

1775-1855
Rector and Archdeacon of Liverpool
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Brophy

John Brophy

1899-1965
Novelist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Fiona Elizabeth Bruce

Fiona Elizabeth Bruce

1964-
Journalist, newsreader and television presenter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir John Tomlinson Brunner, 1st Bt

Sir John Tomlinson Brunner, 1st Bt

1842-1919
Chemical manufacturer and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits
Jabez Bunting

Jabez Bunting

1779-1858
Wesleyan Methodist
Sitter in 6 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Thomas Burke

1906-1945
Artist and naval officer
Artist of 1 portrait

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