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40 People in group: Profession; Linguists and translators

Sarah Austin (née Taylor)

1793-1867
Translator
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir John Bowring

1792-1872
Political economist, traveller and the 4th Governor of Hong Kong
Sitter associated with 18 portraits

Alec Brown

1900-1962
Novelist, translator and linguist
Sitter in 13 portraits

Dorothy Bussy (née Strachey)

1865-1960
Author and translator
Sitter associated with 31 portraits

Roy Campbell

1901-1957
Poet and translator
Sitter in 12 portraits

Prince Paul Alexandrovitch Chavchavadze

1899-1971
Writer and translator
Sitter in 3 portraits

Derwent Coleridge

1800-1883
Writer, linguist and educationalist
Sitter in 3 portraits

Amos Simon Cottle

1766-1800
Translator and poet
Sitter in 1 portrait

Frank L. Dash

Translator
Sitter in 5 portraits

Lucie, Lady Duff Gordon

1821-1869
Writer and translator; daughter of Sarah Austin
Sitter in 1 portrait

Samuel Dyer

1725-1772
Writer and translator
Sitter in 4 portraits

James Elphinstone

1721-1809
Schoolmaster and translator
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edward Fitzgerald

1809-1883
Poet and translator of 'Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyám'
Sitter in 4 portraits

Stephen Henry Foot

1887-1966
Bursar and housemaster of Eastbourne College, translator and journalist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir John Harington

baptised 1560-1612
Wit and writer; translator of 'Orlando Furioso'
Sitter in 10 portraits

Robert Harrison

1715-1802
Mathematician and linguist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edward Craven Hawtrey

1789-1862
Provost of Eton College and translator of verse
Sitter in 1 portrait

Philemon Holland

1552-1637
Translator
Sitter in 4 portraits

John Hoole

1727-1803
Writer and translator
Sitter in 6 portraits

Johann Christian Hüttner

1765?-1847
Author and translator
Sitter in 1 portrait

Thomas Johnes

1748-1816
Translator
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

Richard Roberts Jones

1780-1843
Linguist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Cecil Henry Meares

1877-1937
Lieutenant-Colonel, linguist and Antarctic explorer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Henry Carey, 2nd Earl of Monmouth

1596-1661
Translator
Sitter in 8 portraits

Matthias Pasor

1599-1658
Mathematician, linguist and theologian
Sitter in 1 portrait

Christopher Pitt

1699-1748
Poet and translator
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Arthur Cyril Richmond

1879-1968
Civil servant and translator
Sitter in 5 portraits

Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon

1633?-1685
Poet and translator of Horace
Sitter in 2 portraits

Charles Hubert Sisson

1914-2003
Poet, civil servant and translator
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Robert Stapleton (Stapylton)

circa 1607-1669
Playwright and translator
Sitter associated with 10 portraits

Josuah Sylvester

1563-1618
Poet and translator of Du Bartas
Sitter in 2 portraits

Arthur William Symons

1865-1945
Poet, translator, critic and editor
Sitter in 7 portraits

William Taylor

1765-1836
Critic and translator
Sitter in 1 portrait

Charles Thomson

1729-1824
Secretary to United States Congress; translator of the bible
Sitter in 1 portrait

Thomas Twining

1734-1804
Classical scholar and translator
Sitter in 3 portraits

William Tyndale

circa 1494-1536
Translator of the Bible
Sitter associated with 9 portraits

Sir Thomas Urquhart (Urchard)

1611-1660
Author and translator
Sitter in 2 portraits

Arthur David Waley

1889-1966
Poet and translator
Sitter associated with 15 portraits

Antonia White

1899-1980
Novelist, critic and translator
Sitter in 7 portraits

Jeremiah Holmes Wiffen

1792-1836
Poet; translator of Tasso
Sitter in 2 portraits