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270 People in group: Profession; Playwrights and dramatists

Vivian Connell

1903-1981
Writer and playwright
Sitter in 4 portraits

Pierre Corneille

1606-1684
French dramatist
Sitter in 1 portrait

George Frederick Myddleton Cornwallis-West

1874-1951
Army officer, landowner and playwright; husband of Jennie Jerome (later Lady Randolph Churchill) and of Beatrice Stella Tanner (later Mrs Patrick Campbell)
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir Noël Coward

1899-1973
Actor, playwright and composer
Sitter associated with 116 portraits

Hannah Cowley (née Parkhouse)

1743-1809
Dramatist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Joseph Stirling Coyne

1803-1868
Dramatist and journalist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach

1750-1828
Dramatist, author, traveller and socialite
Sitter in 5 portraits

Martin Crimp

1956-
Playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait

Richard Cumberland

1732-1811
Playwright
Sitter in 6 portraits

Cyril James Cusack

1910-1993
Actor, director and playwright
Sitter in 3 portraits

Clemence Dane (Winifred Ashton)

1888-1965
Novelist and playwright
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits

Sir William Davenant

1606-1668
Poet and dramatist
Sitter in 10 portraits

Harold Dearden

1883-1962
Doctor, psychologist, author and playwright
Sitter in 3 portraits

Anatole de Grunwald

1910-1967
Producer, screenwriter and playwright
Sitter in 2 portraits

Shelagh Delaney

1939-2011
Playwright
Sitter in 9 portraits

John Dennis

1657-1734
Literary critic and dramatist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Philippe Néricault Destouches

1680-1754
Dramatist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Charles Dibdin

1745-1814
Songwriter and dramatist
Sitter in 4 portraits

Thomas John Dibdin

1771-1841
Actor, dramatist and illegitimate son of Charles Dibdin
Sitter in 1 portrait

Patric Thomas Dickinson

1914-1994
Poet, playwright and broadcaster
Sitter in 4 portraits