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24 People in sitter grouping: Founders of the Royal Institute of Great Britain

William Wilberforce

1759-1833
Philanthropist and reformer
Sitter associated with 31 portraits

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

1743-1820
Explorer and botanist
Sitter associated with 35 portraits

Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford

1765-1802
Politician and agriculturalist
Sitter associated with 44 portraits

Sir Thomas Bernard, 2nd Bt

1750-1818
Philanthropist
Sitter in 6 portraits

Henry Cavendish

1731-1810
Physicist
Sitter in 4 portraits

Thomas Pelham, 2nd Earl of Chichester

1756-1826
Statesman
Sitter in 4 portraits

Richard Clark

1739-1831
Attorney and Chamberlain of London
Sitter in 7 portraits

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

1772-1834
Poet
Sitter in 10 portraits

John Dalton

1766-1844
Chemist and pioneer in nuclear physics
Sitter in 15 portraits

Sir Humphry Davy, Bt

1778-1829
Natural philosopher
Sitter in 20 portraits

William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire

1748-1811
Lord High Treasurer of Ireland
Sitter in 7 portraits

George Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont

1751-1837
Patron of art
Sitter in 9 portraits

Thomas Garnett

1766-1802
Physician and natural philosopher
Sitter in 2 portraits

Samuel Glasse

1735-1812
Rector of Wanstead
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir John Coxe Hippisley, 1st Bt

1748-1825
Politician
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry Holland

1745-1806
Architect
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

George Keith Elphinstone, Viscount Keith

1746-1823
Admiral
Sitter in 7 portraits

Sir Benjamin Thompson, Count von Rumford

1753-1814
Scientist; founder of the Royal Institution
Sitter in 9 portraits

Sydney Smith

1771-1845
Wit and Canon of St Paul's
Sitter associated with 9 portraits

Sir John Soane

1753-1837
Architect
Sitter in 7 portraits