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519 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Travel and Exploration'

Kenneth Waller

Kenneth Waller

born 1908
Pilot
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Drought Warburton

George Drought Warburton

1816-1857
Writer on Canada
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Ward

William Ward

1731-1797
Master mariner and merchant
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Charles Buchanan Moncur Warren

1906-1999
Physician and mountaineer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Gino Watkins

Gino Watkins

1907-1932
Arctic explorer
Sitter in 9 portraits
Sir Philip Watts

Sir Philip Watts

1846-1926
Naval architect
Sitter in 1 portrait
Philip Barker Webb

Philip Barker Webb

1793-1854
Botanist and traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Sedgwick Whalley

Thomas Sedgwick Whalley

1746-1828
Poet and traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
(George) Eric Whelpton

(George) Eric Whelpton

1894-1981
Travel writer
Sitter in 4 portraits
John Mickle Whitall

John Mickle Whitall

1800-1877
Sea captain, businessman and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Donald White

Donald White

active 1930s
Chief uniformed representative of Thomas Cook
Sitter in 1 portrait
Will Whitehorn

Will Whitehorn

1960-
President of Virgin Galactic
Sitter in 1 portrait
(John) Neville A. Whymant

(John) Neville A. Whymant

born 1894
Orientalist; lecturer; explorer; author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edward Whymper

Edward Whymper

1840-1911
Mountaineer and wood engraver
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edmund Hugh Lewis Wigram

Edmund Hugh Lewis Wigram

1911-1945
Explorer and doctor
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Robert Francis ('Frank') Wild

John Robert Francis ('Frank') Wild

1873-1939
Polar explorer
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Charles Wilkes

Charles Wilkes

1798-1877
Explorer and naval officer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir George Hubert Wilkins

Sir George Hubert Wilkins

1888-1958
War correspondent and photographer, polar explorer, naturalist, geographer, climatologist and aviator
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir John Gardner Wilkinson

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson

1797-1875
Explorer and Egyptologist
Sitter in 4 portraits
William Williams

William Williams

active 1910
Naval engineer; member of the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913
Sitter in 1 portrait
Peter Williamson

Peter Williamson

1730-1799
Traveller, author and publisher
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Arnold Talbot Wilson

Sir Arnold Talbot Wilson

1884-1940
Soldier, explorer, author and politician
Sitter in 10 portraits
Edward Adrian Wilson

Edward Adrian Wilson

1872-1912
Naturalist and Antarctic explorer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Henry Wilson

Henry Wilson

1740-1810
Naval captain of the British East India Company and first Western visitor to Palau
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 2 portraits
Robert Wood

Robert Wood

1716 or 1717-1771
Traveller and classical scholar
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Leonard Woolley

Sir Leonard Woolley

1880-1960
Archaeologist and explorer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir James Mann Wordie

Sir James Mann Wordie

1889-1962
Polar explorer, geologist and scholar
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frank Arthur Worsley

Frank Arthur Worsley

1872-1943
Sailor and explorer
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Sir Richard Worsley, 7th Bt

Sir Richard Worsley, 7th Bt

1751-1805
Antiquary, traveller and politician; MP for Newport and Newtown
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Charles Seymour Wright

Sir Charles Seymour Wright

1887-1975
Geophysicist; member of British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913
Sitter in 5 portraits
Robert ('Bob') Hamilton Wright

Robert ('Bob') Hamilton Wright

1924-2005
Managing Member, Tollygunge Club
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hermann Wurster

Hermann Wurster

1907-1985
German pilot and aeronautical engineer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir Myles Dermot Norris Wyatt

1903-1968
Air transport entrepreneur
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Percy Wyn-Harris

Sir Percy Wyn-Harris

1903-1979
Colonial governor, mountaineer and yachtsman
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Allen William Young

Sir Allen William Young

1827-1915
Sailor and explorer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Arthur Young

Arthur Young

1741-1820
Agriculturalist, traveller and writer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Thomas Young

Thomas Young

1773-1829
Physician, physicist and Egyptologist
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Sir Francis Edward Younghusband

Sir Francis Edward Younghusband

1863-1942
Soldier, explorer and mystic
Sitter in 8 portraits
Robert Curzon, 14th Baron Zouche

Robert Curzon, 14th Baron Zouche

1810-1873
Traveller and collector of manuscripts
Sitter in 4 portraits

Visit From Your Armchair

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

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Margaret Thatcher by Spitting Images Productions Ltd painted plastic, 1985

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David Hockney: Drawing from Life

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