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1269 People in group: Profession; Writers and critics

Sir (Bertram) Clough Williams-Ellis

1883-1978
Architect and writer
Sitter in 14 portraits

Amabel Williams-Ellis

1894-1984
Novelist and critic; wife of Clough Williams-Ellis; daughter of John (St Loe) Strachey
Sitter in 9 portraits

Henry Williamson

1895-1977
Writer and journalist
Sitter in 6 portraits

A.N. Wilson

1950-
Poet, biographer, critic and journalist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Angus Frank Johnstone Wilson

1913-1991
Novelist and critic
Sitter in 12 portraits

Dame Jacqueline Wilson (née Aitken)

1945-
Children's writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Wilson

1785-1854
Essayist and journalist; used the pseudonym 'Christopher North'
Sitter in 7 portraits

Sandy Wilson

1924-2014
Composer, lyric writer and playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait

Johann Joachim Winckelmann

1717-1768
German historian and art critic
Sitter in 1 portrait

Hon. Lewis Strange Wingfield

1842-1891
Actor, writer and artist; son of 6th Viscount Powerscourt
Sitter in 2 portraits

Michael Winner

1935-2013
Actor, writer, film director and producer
Sitter in 7 portraits

John Winstanley

1678?-1750
Verse-writer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Jeanette Winterson

1959-
Writer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Michael Wishart

1928-1996
Painter and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Mary Wollstonecraft

1759-1797
Writer and feminist; wife of William Godwin
Sitter in 6 portraits

William Woodfall

1746-1803
Journalist and drama critic
Sitter in 2 portraits

Cecil Blanche Woodham-Smith

1896-1977
Biographer and historian
Sitter in 5 portraits

Leonard Sidney Woolf

1880-1969
Writer and publisher
Sitter in 7 portraits

Trix Worrell

1960-
Writer, composer and director
Sitter in 1 portrait

Francis Wrangham

1769-1842
Writer and Church of England clergyman
Sitter in 2 portraits