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282 People in group:

Profession; Playwrights and dramatists

Samuel Beckett

1906-1989
Playwright
Sitter in 40 portraits

Alan Bennett

1934-
Playwright
Sitter in 25 portraits

Sir Noël Coward

1899-1973
Actor, playwright and composer
Sitter associated with 117 portraits

John Dryden

1631-1700
Dramatist and Poet Laureate
Sitter associated with 31 portraits

David Garrick

1717-1779
Actor, playwright and theatre manager
Sitter associated with 56 portraits

Ian Hay (John Hay Beith)

1876-1952
Writer, playwright and soldier
Sitter in 20 portraits

James Joyce

1882-1941
Novelist, poet and playwright
Sitter in 7 portraits

William Shakespeare

1564-1616
Dramatist and poet
Sitter associated with 96 portraits

George Bernard Shaw

1856-1950
Playwright
Sitter in 145 portraits | Artist associated with 8 portraits

Oscar Wilde

1854-1900
Wit and dramatist
Sitter associated with 15 portraits

W.B. Yeats

1865-1939
Poet and dramatist; son of John Butler Yeats
Sitter in 59 portraits

Michael Abbensetts

1938-
Playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait

Rodney Ackland

1908-1991
Actor and playwright
Sitter in 16 portraits

John Agard

1949-
Poet, playwright, performer and anthologist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Lizzie Allen Harker (née Watson)

1863-1933
Novelist and playwright; wife of James Allen Harker
Sitter in 3 portraits

Miles Peter Andrews

1742-1814
Dramatist, gunpowder manufacturer and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Antrobus

1933-
Playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait

Arthur Applin

1873-1949
Actor, playwright and novelist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Michael Arabian

Playwright
Sitter in 4 portraits

Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-Super-Mare

1940-
Politician, author and playwright
Sitter in 2 portraits