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520 people matching these criteria:

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- profession 'Travel and Exploration'

Ernest Aldrich Simpson

Ernest Aldrich Simpson

1895-1958
Shipping executive; former husband of Duchess of Windsor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir George Clarke Simpson

Sir George Clarke Simpson

1878-1965
Meteorologist; member of British Antarctic Expedition
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Thomas Simpson

Thomas Simpson

1808-1840
Arctic explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Keith Macpherson Smith

Sir Keith Macpherson Smith

1890-1955
Aviator
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir Llewellyn Thomas Gordon Soulsby

1885-1966
Naval architect
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Hanning Speke

John Hanning Speke

1827-1864
Explorer in Africa
Sitter in 6 portraits
Lord Henry John Spencer

Lord Henry John Spencer

1770-1795
Diplomatist and 2nd son of 4th Duke of Marlborough
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

George Charles Spencer

1903-1982
Soldier and sailor; third son of 6th Earl Spencer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Michael Alfred Spender

Michael Alfred Spender

1906-1945
Scientist and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Spilman

George Spilman

German circumnavigator
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
William Grant Stairs

William Grant Stairs

1863-1892
Army officer and traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lady Hester Lucy Stanhope

Lady Hester Lucy Stanhope

1776-1839
Traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Henry Morton Stanley

Sir Henry Morton Stanley

1841-1904
Explorer and journalist
Sitter in 41 portraits
Dame Freya Madeline Stark

Dame Freya Madeline Stark

1893-1993
Traveller and writer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir George Thomas Staunton, 2nd Bt

Sir George Thomas Staunton, 2nd Bt

1781-1859
Traveller, orientalist and politician: MP for Mitchell, Hampshire South and Portsmouth
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Vilhjalmur Stefansson

1879-1962
Arctic explorer and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir (Marc) Aurel Stein

Sir (Marc) Aurel Stein

1862-1943
Scholar, explorer and archaeologist
Sitter in 12 portraits
Cuthbert Matthias Kenworthy, 9th Baron Strabolgi

Cuthbert Matthias Kenworthy, 9th Baron Strabolgi

1853-1934
Traveller
Sitter in 6 portraits
James Stuart

James Stuart

1728?-1844
Seaman, minstrel, centenarian
Sitter in 1 portrait

Visit From Your Armchair

Self-portrait as My Father from the series Encounter  by Silvia Rosi © Silvia Rosi

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

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Hold Still

Hold Still

Explore our community photography project, which presents a personal record of the UK during lockdown.

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Margaret Thatcher by Spitting Images Productions Ltd painted plastic, 1985

Sculptures in 360°

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David Hockney: Drawing from Life

Watch highlights from our special exhibition, which had to close early in March 2020 due to lockdown.

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