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40 People in sitter grouping: Johnson's Literary Club

Oliver Goldsmith

1728-1774
Writer
Sitter in 10 portraits

Sir William Hamilton

1730-1803
Diplomat and archaeologist
Sitter in 13 portraits

Sir John Hawkins

1719-1789
Writer
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir William Jones

1746-1794
Orientalist and jurist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Bennet Langton

1737-1801
Scholar and friend of Dr Johnson
Sitter in 2 portraits

Charles Bingham, 1st Earl of Lucan

1735-1799
Irish Peer and politician.
Sitter in 6 portraits

Edmond Malone

1741-1812
Critic and editor of Shakespeare
Sitter in 4 portraits

Richard Marlay

circa 1728-1802
Bishop of Waterford; Dean of Ferns
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

1784-1865
Prime Minister
Sitter associated with 138 portraits

Thomas Percy

1729-1811
Editor of the 'Reliques of Ancient English Poetry' and bishop of Dromore
Sitter in 3 portraits

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

1751-1816
Dramatist and parliamentary orator
Sitter associated with 162 portraits

Jonathan Shipley

1714-1788
Bishop of St Asaph
Sitter in 6 portraits

Adam Smith

1723-1790
Political economist
Sitter in 6 portraits

George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer

1758-1834
First Lord of the Admiralty
Sitter associated with 30 portraits

George Steevens

1736-1800
Commentator on Shakespeare
Sitter in 11 portraits

William Scott, Baron Stowell

1745-1836
Judge
Sitter in 5 portraits

John Fitzpatrick, 2nd Earl of Upper Ossory

1745-1818
Irish Peer and MP
Sitter associated with 5 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

Hon. William Windham

1750-1810
Politician
Sitter associated with 50 portraits