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10756 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Politics, Government and Diplomacy'

Annie Besant (née Wood)

Annie Besant (née Wood)

1847-1933
Socialist, theosophist, women's rights activist, writer and supporter of Irish and Indian self-rule
Sitter in 4 portraits
Aneurin Bevan

Aneurin Bevan

1897-1960
Editor of 'Tribune' and Labour politician; MP for Ebbw Vale and Minister of Health; husband of Jennie Lee
Sitter associated with 33 portraits
William Henry Beveridge, 1st Baron Beveridge

William Henry Beveridge, 1st Baron Beveridge

1879-1963
Social reformer and economist
Sitter in 24 portraits
Ernest Bevin

Ernest Bevin

1881-1951
General Secretary of the Transport and General Workers Union and Labour politician; MP for Wandsworth Central and Woolwich East
Sitter associated with 59 portraits
Nicholas Vansittart, Baron Bexley

Nicholas Vansittart, Baron Bexley

1766-1851
Conservative politician; Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sitter in 26 portraits
Sir Mancherjee Merwanjee Bhownaggree

Sir Mancherjee Merwanjee Bhownaggree

1851-1933
Lawyer and Conservative politician; MP for Bethnal Green North East
Sitter in 7 portraits
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

1928-1979
Prime Minister of Pakistan; lawyer
Sitter in 1 portrait
(William) John Biffen, Baron Biffen

(William) John Biffen, Baron Biffen

1930-2007
Conservative politician; Lord Privy Seal and Leader of the House of Commons
Sitter in 5 portraits
Frederick Edwin Smith, 1st Earl of Birkenhead

Frederick Edwin Smith, 1st Earl of Birkenhead

1872-1930
Lord Chancellor
Sitter associated with 16 portraits
Prince Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck-Schonhausen

Prince Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck-Schonhausen

1815-1898
Prussian statesman
Sitter in 15 portraits
Patrick Blackett

Patrick Blackett

1897-1974
Physicist; government and military advisor; recipient of the Nobel Prize for Physics
Sitter in 26 portraits
Tessa Ann Vosper Blackstone, Baroness Blackstone

Tessa Ann Vosper Blackstone, Baroness Blackstone

1942-
Academic, university administrator, Labour politician and life peer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Tony Blair

Tony Blair

1953-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 15 portraits
Hazel Anne Blears

Hazel Anne Blears

1956-
Politician; MP for Salford and Eccles
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Blood

Thomas Blood

1618?-1680
Adventurer; attempted to steal Crown jewels
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
David Blunkett

David Blunkett

1947-
Labour politician; Home Secretary; MP for Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough
Sitter in 3 portraits
Anthony Blunt

Anthony Blunt

1907-1983
Art historian and Soviet spy
Sitter in 7 portraits
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

1840-1922
Traveller, politician and poet
Sitter in 9 portraits
Paul Boateng

Paul Boateng

1951-
Labour politician; MP for Brent South
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Thomas Bodley

Sir Thomas Bodley

1545-1613
Diplomat and scholar
Sitter in 7 portraits