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John William Belcher

John William Belcher

1905-1964
Politician; MP for Sowerby
Sitter in 6 portraits
Dennis Bellamy

Dennis Bellamy

1894-1964
Chairman of Bradford College of Advanced Technology
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Henry Bellerby

active 1819-1853
Publisher
Artist associated with 1 portrait
George John Bennett

George John Bennett

1800-1879
Actor
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
William Henry Edward Bentinck

William Henry Edward Bentinck

1784-1868
Rector of Sigglesthorne, Hull
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Bentley

Richard Bentley

1662-1742
Classical scholar; Master of Trinity College, Cambridge
Sitter in 3 portraits
Richard Benyon de Beauvoir

Richard Benyon de Beauvoir

1770-1854
High Sheriff of Berkshire, benefactor and Conservative politician; MP for Pontefract and Wallingford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mary Berry

Mary Berry

1763-1852
Writer
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Maurice Besly

Maurice Besly

1888-1945
Conductor, composer and solicitor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Slingsby Bethel

Slingsby Bethel

1617-1697
Republican
Sitter in 2 portraits
Richard Bethell

Richard Bethell

1772-1864
Conservative politician; MP for East Riding of Yorkshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Froggatt Bethell

William Froggatt Bethell

1809-1879
Justice of the Peace and High Sheriff of Yorkshire
Sitter in 1 portrait
Tony Bevan

Tony Bevan

1951-
Painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits
Robert Bickersteth

Robert Bickersteth

1816-1884
Bishop of Ripon
Sitter in 8 portraits
John Bigland

John Bigland

1750-1832
Schoolmaster and educational writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
George Richard Lane-Fox, 1st Baron Bingley of Bramham

George Richard Lane-Fox, 1st Baron Bingley of Bramham

1870-1947
Politician; Secretary for Mines
Sitter in 21 portraits
No individual image available for this person

E.F. Bingley

active 1832
Publisher
Artist associated with 2 portraits
Godwin Birchenough

Godwin Birchenough

1880-1953
Dean of Ripon
Sitter in 4 portraits
William Birch-Wolfe

William Birch-Wolfe

circa 1797-1864
Clergyman
Sitter in 2 portraits
Timothy Birdsall

Timothy Birdsall

1936-1963
Cartoonist
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Birkbeck

George Birkbeck

1766-1841
Promoter of mechanics' institutes
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
Jack Birkett

Jack Birkett

1934-2010
Dancer, actor, mime artist and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ronald Birks

Ronald Birks

1945-
Violinist; member of The Lindsay String Quartet
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Blackburn

Michael Blackburn

died 1649
Royalist; Gentleman Clothier
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lancelot Blackburne

Lancelot Blackburne

1658-1743
Archbishop of York
Sitter in 4 portraits
John Blades

John Blades

1751-1829
Sheriff of London and Middlesex; Glass manufacturer
Sitter in 2 portraits
David Blair

David Blair

1932-1976
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Stuart Yarworth Blanch, Baron Blanch

Stuart Yarworth Blanch, Baron Blanch

1918-1994
Archbishop of York
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ada Blanche (Ada Cecilia Blanche Adams)

Ada Blanche (Ada Cecilia Blanche Adams)

1863-1953
Actress
Sitter in 2 portraits
Marie Blanche

Marie Blanche

born 1893
Actress and vocalist
Sitter in 8 portraits
Alfred Walter Frank Blunt

Alfred Walter Frank Blunt

1879-1957
Bishop of Bradford
Sitter in 21 portraits
Richard Frederick Lefevre Blunt

Richard Frederick Lefevre Blunt

1833-1910
Bishop Suffragan of Hull
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Boak of Pickering

Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait
Thomas Orde-Powlett, 1st Baron Bolton

Thomas Orde-Powlett, 1st Baron Bolton

1746-1807
Politician and amateur engraver
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits
William Henry Orde-Powlett, 3rd Baron Bolton

William Henry Orde-Powlett, 3rd Baron Bolton

1818-1895
Representative peer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nigel Amyas Orde-Powlett, 6th Baron Bolton

Nigel Amyas Orde-Powlett, 6th Baron Bolton

1900-1963
Deputy Lieutenant and Justice of the Peace
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Dhunjibhoy Bomanji

Sir Dhunjibhoy Bomanji

1862-1937
Merchant and philanthropist
Sitter in 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Boocock

Engraver
Artist of 1 portrait
Gordon Bottomley

Gordon Bottomley

1874-1948
Poet and dramatist
Sitter in 17 portraits
Sir Norman Howard Bottomley

Sir Norman Howard Bottomley

1891-1970
Air Chief-Marshal
Sitter associated with 12 portraits
(William) Audley Bowdler

(William) Audley Bowdler

1884-1969
Politician; MP for Holderness
Sitter in 4 portraits
Robert Tatton Bower

Robert Tatton Bower

1894-1975
Politician; MP for Cleveland
Sitter in 7 portraits
Lady Ada Charlotte Godolphin Boyd (née Osborne)

Lady Ada Charlotte Godolphin Boyd (née Osborne)

1870-1944
Former wife of Hon. William Fitzwilliam, and later wife of Sir Harry Robert Boyd; daughter of 9th Duke of Leeds
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Boyd Carpenter

William Boyd Carpenter

1841-1918
Bishop of Ripon
Sitter in 16 portraits
John Boydell

John Boydell

1720-1804
Engraver and printseller
Sitter in 13 portraits | Artist associated with 128 portraits
Edward Charles Gurney Boyle, Baron Boyle of Handsworth

Edward Charles Gurney Boyle, Baron Boyle of Handsworth

1923-1981
Politician and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds
Sitter in 13 portraits
Helen (née Mackay), Countess of Bradford

Helen (née Mackay), Countess of Bradford

circa 1801-1869
Former wife of Sir David Moncreiffe, 6th Bt, and later second wife of 2nd Earl of Bradford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Selina Louisa (née Forester), Countess of Bradford

Selina Louisa (née Forester), Countess of Bradford

died 1894
Wife of 3rd Earl of Bradford; daughter of 1st Baron Forester
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Margaret Cecilia Bridgeman (née Bruce), Countess of Bradford

1882-1949
Wife of 5th Earl of Bradford; daughter of 2nd Baron Aberdale
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Charles Henry Braithwaite

circa 1817-1902
Photographer
Artist of 3 portraits
Sir Joseph Gurney Braithwaite

Sir Joseph Gurney Braithwaite

1895-1958
Conservative politician; MP for Sheffield-Hillsborough, Holderness and Bristol North West
Sitter in 8 portraits
John Salusbury Brewis

John Salusbury Brewis

1902-1972
Rector of St James's, Piccadilly and Archdeacon of Doncaster
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir John Brigg

Sir John Brigg

1834-1911
Politician; MP for Keighley
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Albert Bright

John Albert Bright

1848-1924
Politician and industrialist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Henry Ernest ('Harry') Brittain

Sir Henry Ernest ('Harry') Brittain

1873-1974
Journalist and politician
Sitter in 14 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Julian Broad

1964-
Photographer
Artist of 19 portraits
Grace Mary (née Jackson), Lady Brocklebank

Grace Mary (née Jackson), Lady Brocklebank

died 1940
Wife of Sir Aubrey Brocklebank 3rd Bt; daughter of 1st Baron Allerton
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Healey Bromby

John Healey Bromby

1771-1868
Vicar of Holy Trinity, Hull
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Patrick Branwell Brontë

1817-1848
Painter and poet; brother of Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë
Artist associated with 3 portraits
Eric Brook

Eric Brook

1907-1965
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait