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832 People in group:

Profession; Novelists and authors

Dame Beryl Bainbridge

1932-2010
Novelist and actress
Sitter in 6 portraits

Nigel Balchin

1908-1970
Novelist
Sitter in 8 portraits

Oliver Ridsdale Baldwin, 2nd Earl Baldwin

1899-1958
Author and politician; son of Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin
Sitter in 1 portrait

James Arthur Baldwin

1924-1987
Novelist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jean Lily West Roundel (née Cooke-Yarborough), Countess of Balfour

1900-1981
Artist and writer; wife of 3rd Earl of Balfour
Sitter in 9 portraits

Lady Frances Balfour (née Campbell)

1858-1931
Churchwoman, suffragist and author; wife of Eustace James Anthony Balfour; daughter of 8th Duke of Argyll
Sitter in 4 portraits

Robert Michael Ballantyne

1825-1894
Author of 'Stories for Boys'
Sitter in 2 portraits

J.G. Ballard

1930-2009
Novelist
Sitter in 6 portraits

Verity Bargate

1940-1981
Novelist and theatre director; Founder of the Soho Theatre
Sitter in 1 portrait

Richard Harris Barham

1788-1845
Author of 'The Ingoldsby Legends'
Sitter in 1 portrait

Nicola Barker

1966-
Author
Sitter in 1 portrait

Lady Anne Barnard (née Lindsay)

1750-1825
Author
Sitter in 1 portrait

Julian Patrick Barnes

1946-
Author
Sitter in 8 portraits

J.M. Barrie

1860-1937
Writer and author of 'Peter Pan'
Sitter in 21 portraits | Artist associated with 37 portraits

Sir (Dunbar) Plunket Barton, 1st Bt

1853-1937
Author, judge and politician; MP for Mid Armagh
Sitter in 6 portraits

H.E. Bates

1905-1974
Writer and novelist
Sitter in 43 portraits

Constance Flower (née de Rothschild), Lady Battersea

1843-1931
Philanthropist and author; wife of 1st Baron Battersea
Sitter in 17 portraits

Sybille Bedford

1911-2006
Novelist, travel writer and biographer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Isabella Beeton (Mrs Beeton)

1836-1865
Author of the 'Book of Household Management'; known as 'Mrs Beeton'
Sitter in 3 portraits

Archibald Stansfield ('Grey Owl') Belaney

1888-1938
Nature conservator and author
Sitter in 24 portraits