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William Dampier

William Dampier

1651-1715
Circumnavigator and hydrographer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Michael Eavis

Michael Eavis

1935-
Founder of the Glastonbury Festival and dairy farmer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Richard Lovell Edgeworth

Richard Lovell Edgeworth

1744-1817
Writer and inventor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Henry Fielding

Henry Fielding

1707-1754
Novelist
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Terry Frost

Terry Frost

1915-2003
Artist and teacher of art
Sitter in 13 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits
Thomas Gainsborough

Thomas Gainsborough

1727-1788
Portrait and landscape painter
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 262 portraits
Joseph Michael Gandy

Joseph Michael Gandy

1771-1843
Architect
Sitter in 1 portrait
Harold Gilman

Harold Gilman

1876-1919
Painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 2 portraits
W.G. Grace

W.G. Grace

1848-1915
Cricketer and medical practitioner
Sitter in 9 portraits
Sir Peter Hall

Sir Peter Hall

1930-2017
Director and producer of theatre, opera and film
Sitter in 22 portraits
Caroline Lucretia Herschel

Caroline Lucretia Herschel

1750-1848
Astronomer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir William Herschel

Sir William Herschel

1738-1822
Astronomer
Sitter in 12 portraits
Ozias Humphry

Ozias Humphry

1742-1810
Painter
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 44 portraits
Sir Henry Irving

Sir Henry Irving

1838-1905
Actor-manager
Sitter in 122 portraits
Gertrude Jekyll

Gertrude Jekyll

1843-1932
Horticulturalist and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Tom King

Tom King

1933-
Businessman and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits
Herbert Lambert

Herbert Lambert

1881-1936
Photographer; managing director of Elliott & Fry, 1926-1936
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 56 portraits
John Locke

John Locke

1632-1704
Philosopher
Sitter in 36 portraits
Sir Edwin Lutyens

Sir Edwin Lutyens

1869-1944
Architect and President of the Royal Academy
Sitter associated with 28 portraits
Chris Patten

Chris Patten

1944-
Conservative politician; Governor of Hong Kong and EU commissioner
Sitter in 2 portraits