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1291 People in group: Profession; Writers and critics

John Ward

1679?-1758
Biographer and antiquary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Dame Marina Sarah Warner

1946-
Writer and critic; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sylvia Townsend Warner

1893-1978
Writer
Sitter in 11 portraits

Sir Thomas Herbert Warren

1853-1930
President of Magdalen College, Oxford and scholar and man of letters
Sitter in 5 portraits

Tony Warren

1936-
Creator of Coronation Street
Sitter in 2 portraits

Joseph Warton

1722-1800
Literary critic
Sitter in 4 portraits

Thomas Warton the Younger

1728-1790
Literary historian; critic and poet
Sitter in 4 portraits

Mary Rich (née Boyle), Countess of Warwick

1624-1678
Writer
Sitter in 5 portraits

Frances Evelyn ('Daisy') Greville (née Maynard), Countess of Warwick

1861-1938
Society beauty and socialist writer; wife of 5th Earl of Warwick
Sitter associated with 42 portraits

Keith Spencer Waterhouse

1929-2009
Novelist, playwright, and screenwriter
Sitter in 4 portraits

Alexander Watson

active 1784
Writer to the Signet
Sitter in 2 portraits

Alfred Edward Thomas Watson

1849-1922
Writer, critic and editor
Sitter in 3 portraits

Isaac Watts

1674-1748
Hymn writer
Sitter in 13 portraits

Theodore Watts-Dunton

1832-1914
Critic, novelist and poet
Sitter in 3 portraits

Thomas Robert Way

1861-1913
Lithographer, printmaker and writer
Artist associated with 1 portrait

Francis Webb

1735-1815
Writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Hanmer William Webb-Peploe

1837-1923
Prebendary of St Paul's Cathedral and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir Anthony Weldon

died 1649?
Historical writer and courtier
Sitter in 4 portraits

Fay Weldon

1931-
Writer
Sitter in 5 portraits

Colin Welland

1934-
Actor, writer and playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait