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William Seymour Blackstone

William Seymour Blackstone

1809-1881
Conservative politician: MP for Wallingford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Herbert Edward Douglas Blakiston

Herbert Edward Douglas Blakiston

1862-1942
President of Trinity College, Oxford and Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University
Sitter in 1 portrait
Tilleman Hodgkinson Bobart

Tilleman Hodgkinson Bobart

1770-1838
Coachman
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Thomas Bodley

Sir Thomas Bodley

1545-1613
Diplomat and scholar
Sitter in 7 portraits
Lady Julia Gwynaeth Bodmer (née Pilkington)

Lady Julia Gwynaeth Bodmer (née Pilkington)

1934-2001
Geneticist; wife of Walter Bodmer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Walter Fred Bodmer

Sir Walter Fred Bodmer

1936-
Geneticist and principal of Hertford College, Oxford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Robert Bolton

Sir Robert Bolton

1763-1836
Lieutenant-General
Sitter in 2 portraits
Christopher Guy Bomford

Christopher Guy Bomford

died 2003
Captain; son of Guy Bomford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Amelia Frances (née Houston), Lady Bowden

Amelia Frances (née Houston), Lady Bowden

died 1937
Wife of Sir Frank Bowden, 1st Bt; daughter of Alex Houston
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Frank Houston Bowden, 3rd Bt

Sir Frank Houston Bowden, 3rd Bt

1909-2001
Industrialist and landowner
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gregory Andrew Houston Bowden

Gregory Andrew Houston Bowden

1948-
Son of Sir Frank Houston Bowden, 3rd Bt
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Maurice Bowra

Sir Maurice Bowra

1898-1971
Classical scholar and writer
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
Henry Boyd

Henry Boyd

1831-1922
Principal of Hertford College, Oxford
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Cecil William Boyle

Cecil William Boyle

1853-1900
Lieutenant in the Oxfordshire Hussars, cricketer and rugby player
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Edward Bracher

active 1844-1866
Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Charles Lister Bradley

1880-1957
Chaplain of Magdalen and New College, Oxford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Melvyn Bragg

Melvyn Bragg

1939-
Writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 4 portraits
John Alfred Brett

John Alfred Brett

Headmaster, Durham School
Sitter in 1 portrait
Karl Herman Breul

Karl Herman Breul

1860-1932
Professor of German, University of Cambridge; university examiner for several universities including Oxford and Co-founder of English Goethe Society
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir John Brockett

Sir John Brockett

circa 1511-1558
Spanish merchant and politician; MP for Oxford
Sitter in 2 portraits

Visit From Your Armchair

Self-portrait as My Father from the series Encounter  by Silvia Rosi © Silvia Rosi

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

An online exhibition celebrating the very best in contemporary portrait photography.

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Hold Still

Hold Still

Explore our community photography project, which presents a personal record of the UK during lockdown.

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Margaret Thatcher by Spitting Images Productions Ltd painted plastic, 1985

Sculptures in 360°

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David Hockney: Drawing from Life

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