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863 People in group:

Profession; Novelists and authors

Kingsley Amis

1922-1995
Novelist
Sitter in 31 portraits

Martin Amis

1949-
Novelist; son of Sir Kingsley Amis
Sitter in 22 portraits

Jane Austen

1775-1817
Novelist
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

W.V. Awdry

1911-1997
Clergyman; author of 'Thomas the Tank Engine' series
Sitter in 1 portrait

J.G. Ballard

1930-2009
Novelist
Sitter in 6 portraits

J.M. Barrie

1860-1937
Writer and author of 'Peter Pan'
Sitter in 21 portraits | Artist associated with 37 portraits

H.E. Bates

1905-1974
Writer and novelist
Sitter in 43 portraits

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

1804-1881
Prime Minister and novelist
Sitter associated with 108 portraits

Isabella Beeton (Mrs Beeton)

1836-1865
Author of the 'Book of Household Management'; known as 'Mrs Beeton'
Sitter in 3 portraits

Hilaire Belloc

1870-1953
Author and poet
Sitter associated with 17 portraits

Arnold Bennett

1867-1931
Author and journalist
Sitter in 33 portraits

Raymond Briggs

1934-
Author and illustrator
Sitter in 4 portraits

Anne Brontë

1820-1849
Novelist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Charlotte Brontë

1816-1855
Novelist
Sitter associated with 4 portraits

Emily Brontë

1818-1848
Novelist
Sitter in 3 portraits

John Bunyan

1628-1688
Author of 'The Pilgrim's Progress'
Sitter associated with 24 portraits

A.S. Byatt

1936-
Novelist, critic and editor
Sitter in 8 portraits

Lewis Carroll

1832-1898
Photographer and author of 'Alice in Wonderland'
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist associated with 60 portraits

G.K. Chesterton

1874-1936
Poet, novelist and critic
Sitter in 74 portraits

Sir Arthur Charles Clarke

1917-2008
Scientist, writer and author of science fiction
Sitter in 2 portraits

Wilkie Collins

1824-1889
Novelist
Sitter in 24 portraits

Joseph Conrad

1857-1924
Novelist
Sitter in 23 portraits

Fanny Burney

1752-1840
Diarist and novelist; daughter of Charles Burney
Sitter in 5 portraits

Daniel Defoe

1660-1731
Novelist, journalist and author of 'Robinson Crusoe'
Sitter in 4 portraits

Walter de la Mare

1873-1956
Poet and writer
Sitter in 64 portraits

William De Morgan

1839-1917
Artist, potter and novelist
Sitter in 7 portraits

Thomas de Quincey

1785-1859
Writer; author of 'Confessions of an Opium Eater'
Sitter in 4 portraits

Charles Dickens

1812-1870
Novelist
Sitter in 95 portraits

Arthur Conan Doyle

1859-1930
Novelist
Sitter in 6 portraits

Alexandre Dumas

1802-1870
Novelist
Sitter in 9 portraits

George Du Maurier

1834-1896
Illustrator, cartoonist and novelist
Sitter in 18 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits

George Eliot (Mary Ann Cross (née Evans))

1819-1880
Novelist
Sitter associated with 12 portraits

Ian Fleming

1908-1964
Author
Sitter in 17 portraits

E.M. Forster

1879-1970
Novelist
Sitter in 44 portraits

Elizabeth Gaskell

1810-1865
Novelist, short-story writer and biographer of Charlotte Brontë
Sitter in 4 portraits

William Godwin

1756-1836
Philosopher and novelist
Sitter in 13 portraits

Graham Greene

1904-1991
Novelist
Sitter in 50 portraits

Germaine Greer

1939-
Writer and broadcaster; Professor of English and Comparative Studies
Sitter in 9 portraits

Radclyffe Hall

1880-1943
Novelist
Sitter in 9 portraits

Thomas Hardy

1840-1928
Novelist and poet
Sitter in 60 portraits