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(Maud Lillian) Elfreda Mary (née Wentworth-Fitzwilliam), Countess Wharncliffe

(Maud Lillian) Elfreda Mary (née Wentworth-Fitzwilliam), Countess Wharncliffe

1898-1979
Manager of munitions work; wife of 3rd Earl of Wharncliffe; daughter of 7th Earl Fitzwilliam
Sitter in 12 portraits
Alan James Montagu-Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie, 4th Earl of Wharncliffe

Alan James Montagu-Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie, 4th Earl of Wharncliffe

1935-1987
Son of 3rd Earl of Wharncliffe
Sitter in 8 portraits
Lady Georgina Elizabeth Wharncliffe (née Ryder)

Lady Georgina Elizabeth Wharncliffe (née Ryder)

1804-1884
Wife of 2nd Baron Wharncliffe; daughter of 1st Earl of Harrowby
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Stuart-Wortley, 2nd Baron Wharncliffe

John Stuart-Wortley, 2nd Baron Wharncliffe

1801-1855
Lawyer
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Laviers Wheatley

John Laviers Wheatley

1892-1955
Painter, printmaker and teacher
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits
Philip William Wheeldon

Philip William Wheeldon

1913-1992
Diocese of Wakefield
Sitter in 12 portraits
(William) Gordon Wheeler

(William) Gordon Wheeler

1910-1998
Roman Catholic Bishop of Leeds
Sitter in 3 portraits
Mark White

Mark White

1961-
Musician, member of the band ABC
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mr White

Mr White

active 1825
Organist of the Aprish Church of Wakefield, Leeds
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

John Whitehead

Quaker Minister
Artist associated with 1 portrait
Peter Whitehead

Peter Whitehead

1937-2019
Film-maker and novelist
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Borras Noel Hamilton Whiteside

1903-1948
Company director and Conservative politician; MP for South Leeds
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Whitley & Booth

active 1832
Publishers
Artist associated with 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

John MacNaghten Whittaker

1905-1984
Mathematician and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

James Townsend Wigney

1816-1892
Photographer
Artist of 7 portraits
Robert Willan

Robert Willan

1757-1812
Physician and dermatologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas ('Tom') Williams, Baron Williams of Barnburgh

Thomas ('Tom') Williams, Baron Williams of Barnburgh

1888-1967
Miner and politician
Sitter in 21 portraits
Lady Bridget Williams (née Osborne)

Lady Bridget Williams (née Osborne)

born before 1688
Wife of Reverend Williams, Prebendary of Chichester; daughter of 2nd Duke of Leeds
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Williams

John Williams

1582-1650
Archbishop of York and Lord Keeper
Sitter associated with 25 portraits
Benjamin Wilson

Benjamin Wilson

1721-1788
Portrait painter and scientist
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist associated with 43 portraits
Cecil Henry Wilson

Cecil Henry Wilson

1862-1945
Politician; MP for Sheffield Attercliffe
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Effingham Wilson

1785-1868
Bookseller and publisherTrade and Retailing; Literature, Journalism and Publishing
Artist associated with 2 portraits
Hon. Guy Greville Wilson

Hon. Guy Greville Wilson

1877-1943
Lieutenant-Colonel and politician; MP for Hull West
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Wilson

Thomas Wilson

1663-1755
Bishop of Sodor and Man
Sitter in 5 portraits
Thomas Charles Wilson

Thomas Charles Wilson

circa 1813-1875
Vicar of Kirkby Fleetham with Fencote, Yorkshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Henry Wilson-Todd, 1st Bt

Sir William Henry Wilson-Todd, 1st Bt

1828-1910
Army officer and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Emanuel Winterbottom

Richard Emanuel Winterbottom

1899-1968
Labour politician; MP for Sheffield Brightside
Sitter in 3 portraits
George Denison Faber, 1st Baron Wittenham

George Denison Faber, 1st Baron Wittenham

1852-1931
Conservative politician; MP for York and Clapham
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hon. (Francis Hugh) Peter Courtenay Wood

Hon. (Francis Hugh) Peter Courtenay Wood

1916-1942
Major (Queens Own Yorkshire Dragoons); son of 1st Earl of Halifax
Sitter in 7 portraits
Richard Wood

Richard Wood

1820-after 1842
Justice of the Peace for East Riding, Yorkshire
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Heslop Woods

Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Henry St John Stirling Woollcombe

1869-1941
Bishop of Whitby and Bishop of Selby
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir (William) Marcus John Worsley

1925-2012
Conservative politician; MP for Chelsea and Keighley
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Christopher Wray

Sir Christopher Wray

1524-1592
Judge
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Sir Almroth Edward Wright

Sir Almroth Edward Wright

1861-1947
Bacteriologist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Wulfston (Lupus)

Wulfston (Lupus)

died 1023
Archbishop of York and homilist
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Wyclif

John Wyclif

1324?-1384
Religious reformer and theologian
Sitter associated with 21 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Wylde

1841-1941
Canon of Ripon
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Ursula Constance Wyndham

1913-1995
Writer; daughter of 5th Baron Leconfield
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Rosindale Wynne-Edwards

1864-1943
Headmaster of Leeds Grammar
Sitter in 1 portrait
Marmaduke D'Arcy Wyvill

Marmaduke D'Arcy Wyvill

1849-1918
Politician; MP for Otley
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Charles Edward Yate, 1st Bt of Madeley Hall

Sir Charles Edward Yate, 1st Bt of Madeley Hall

1849-1940
Indian administrator and politician
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Yates & Henderson

Photographers
Artist of 1 portrait
John Yonge

John Yonge

1467-1516
Diplomat
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir (Charles) Maurice Yonge

1899-1986
Professor of Zoology
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edward, 2nd Duke of York

Edward, 2nd Duke of York

circa 1373-1415
Magnate
Sitter in 1 portrait
Cecily (née Neville), Duchess of York

Cecily (née Neville), Duchess of York

1415-1495
Yorkist matriarch
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sarah Margaret (née Ferguson), Duchess of York

Sarah Margaret (née Ferguson), Duchess of York

1959-
Former wife of Prince Andrew, Duke of York; daughter of Ronald Ivor Ferguson
Sitter in 2 portraits
Christopher York

Christopher York

1909-1999
Politician; MP for Rippon and Harrogate
Sitter in 4 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Pauline York (née Fletcher)

Daughter of Sir Lionel Fletcher; wife of Christopher York
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lawrence Dundas, 1st Earl of Zetland

Lawrence Dundas, 1st Earl of Zetland

1766-1839
Lord Mayor of York 1811 and 1821
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Israel Arnold Ziff

1927-2004
Businessman and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Astrid Zydower

Astrid Zydower

1930-2005
Sculptor
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 1 portrait