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4749 people matching these criteria:

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- profession 'Art'

Glen Baxter

Glen Baxter

1944-
Artist, illustrator and cartoonist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mary Beale

Mary Beale

1633-1699
Portrait painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 53 portraits
Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

1872-1898
Illustrator
Sitter in 8 portraits
Cecil Beaton

Cecil Beaton

1904-1980
Photographer, designer and writer
Sitter associated with 357 portraits | Artist associated with 1106 portraits
Sir (Alfred) Chester Beatty

Sir (Alfred) Chester Beatty

1875-1968
Mining engineer, art collector and philanthropist
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Bt

Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Bt

1753-1827
Art patron, connoisseur and landscape painter
Sitter associated with 12 portraits
Wendy Beckett ('Sister Wendy')

Wendy Beckett ('Sister Wendy')

1930-2018
Nun and art expert
Sitter in 1 portrait
Victoria Beckham

Victoria Beckham

1975-
Singer; fashion designer; member of Spice Girls
Sitter in 6 portraits
Lucy Russell (née Harington), Countess of Bedford

Lucy Russell (née Harington), Countess of Bedford

circa 1581-1627
Courtier and patron of the arts
Sitter associated with 8 portraits
Sir William Beechey

Sir William Beechey

1753-1839
Portrait painter
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 252 portraits
Sir Max Beerbohm

Sir Max Beerbohm

1872-1956
Writer and caricaturist
Sitter associated with 19 portraits | Artist associated with 29 portraits
Sir Alfred Lane Beit, 2nd Bt

Sir Alfred Lane Beit, 2nd Bt

1903-1994
Politician, philanthropist and art collector
Sitter in 6 portraits
Clive Bell

Clive Bell

1881-1964
Art critic
Sitter in 29 portraits
Quentin Bell

Quentin Bell

1910-1996
Artist and writer; son of Clive and Vanessa Bell
Sitter in 6 portraits
Steve Bell

Steve Bell

1951-
Cartoonist and illustrator
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 1 portrait
Vanessa Bell

Vanessa Bell

1879-1961
Painter; sister of Virginia Woolf
Sitter in 19 portraits | Artist associated with 14 portraits
John Bellany

John Bellany

1942-2013
Painter
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits
Bernard Berenson

Bernard Berenson

1865-1959
Art historian
Sitter in 21 portraits
George Charles Beresford

George Charles Beresford

1864-1938
Photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 386 portraits
John Berger

John Berger

1926-2017
Writer, broadcaster and art critic
Sitter in 1 portrait