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521 people matching these criteria:

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- profession 'Travel and Exploration'

George Baldwin

George Baldwin

1743?-1826
Traveller and mystic
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

George Christopher Band

1929-2011
Mountaineer and member of the 1953 Everest expedition
Sitter in 1 portrait
William John Bankes

William John Bankes

1786-1855
Traveller, egyptologist, antiquary and politician; MP for Truro, University of Cambridge, Marlborough and Dorset
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

1743-1820
Explorer and botanist
Sitter associated with 35 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir Alexander Bannerman, 11th Bt

1871-1934
Military aviator
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Norman Romney Barber

1919-2004
Motor industry executive
Sitter in 1 portrait
Herbert Basedow

Herbert Basedow

1881-1933
Anthropologist and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Bedloe

William Bedloe

1650-1680
Informer and adventurer
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Frederick William Beechey

Frederick William Beechey

1796-1856
Rear-Admiral and geographer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Charles Tilstone Beke

Charles Tilstone Beke

1800-1874
Abyssinian traveller and geographer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell

1868-1926
Traveller, spy and archaeologist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joseph René Bellot

Joseph René Bellot

1826-1853
French Arctic explorer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Giovanni Battista Belzoni

Giovanni Battista Belzoni

1778-1823
Performing artist and Egyptologist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Woollarawarre Bennelong

Woollarawarre Bennelong

circa 1765-1813
Wangal man; clan leader; intermediary between Aboriginal and European peoples
Sitter in 1 portrait
Faith Bennett

Faith Bennett

1903-1969
Actress and pilot
Sitter in 4 portraits
Frederick Jessel Benson (né Jessel Bebro)

Frederick Jessel Benson (né Jessel Bebro)

1875-1930
Financier and Director of Swansea Harbour
Sitter in 1 portrait
Walter Owen Bentley

Walter Owen Bentley

1888-1971
Designer and racer of motor cars
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir (Frederick) George Binney

Sir (Frederick) George Binney

1900-1972
Explorer; Businessman
Sitter in 4 portraits
Prince Birabongse Bhanudej Bhanubandh (also called 'Prince Bira of Siam' and 'B. Bira')

Prince Birabongse Bhanudej Bhanubandh (also called 'Prince Bira of Siam' and 'B. Bira')

1914-1985
Thai prince; Formula 1 racing driver
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jean Lennox Bird

Jean Lennox Bird

1912-1957
First woman pilot in the RAF
Sitter in 1 portrait