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St Mary Magdalene

St Mary Magdalene

active early 1st century
Christian saint and penitent; sometimes thought to be sister of Martha and Lazarus
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry Edward Manning

Henry Edward Manning

1808-1892
Roman Catholic Cardinal-Archbishop of Westminster
Sitter in 56 portraits
Robert Moffat

Robert Moffat

1795-1883
Missionary in South Africa and linguist
Sitter in 11 portraits
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran

Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran

1919-1980
Shah of Iran from 1941 to 1979
Sitter in 12 portraits
Hannah More

Hannah More

1745-1833
Religious writer
Sitter in 11 portraits
Dame Julia Babette Sarah Neuberger

Dame Julia Babette Sarah Neuberger

1950-
Rabbi
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Newman

John Newman

1801-1890
Cardinal, theologian and saint; canonised 2019
Sitter in 37 portraits
William Penn

William Penn

1644-1718
Quaker and founder of Pennsylvania
Sitter in 5 portraits
Reginald Pole

Reginald Pole

1500-1558
Cardinal and Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 28 portraits
Joseph Priestley

Joseph Priestley

1733-1804
Theologian and scientist
Sitter in 28 portraits
Augustus Pugin

Augustus Pugin

1812-1852
Architect, writer, designer and ecclesiologist
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Edward Bouverie Pusey

Edward Bouverie Pusey

1800-1882
Church of England clergyman and university professor; a leader of the Oxford Movement
Sitter in 14 portraits
Arthur Michael Ramsey, Baron Ramsey of Canterbury

Arthur Michael Ramsey, Baron Ramsey of Canterbury

1904-1988
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 10 portraits
Cardinal Richelieu

Cardinal Richelieu

1585-1642
French clergyman, noble and Louis XIII's chief minister
Sitter in 3 portraits
Nicholas Ridley

Nicholas Ridley

1500-1555
Bishop of London
Sitter in 28 portraits
Robert Alexander Kennedy Runcie, Baron Runcie

Robert Alexander Kennedy Runcie, Baron Runcie

1921-2000
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 5 portraits
Jonathan Henry Sacks, Baron Sacks

Jonathan Henry Sacks, Baron Sacks

1948-2020
Chief Rabbi, United Hebrew Congregations of the British Commonwealth of Nations
Sitter in 2 portraits
St Bede

St Bede

673 or 674-735
Monk, historian and theologian
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Sancroft

William Sancroft

1617-1693
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 29 portraits
Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer

1875-1965
Physician, musician and philosopher
Sitter associated with 1 portrait