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70 People in group: Profession; Philanthropists

William Wilberforce

1759-1833
Philanthropist and reformer
Sitter associated with 31 portraits

Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, 10th Bt

1787-1871
Philanthropist
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

Sir Thomas Dyke Acland, 11th Bt

1809-1898
Politician and educational reformer
Sitter in 6 portraits

Ralph Allen

1694-1763
Philanthropist; known as 'The Man of Bath'
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

William Allen

1770-1843
Chemist and philanthropist
Sitter in 9 portraits

Bernard Mannes Baruch

1870-1965
Economist and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Richard Benyon de Beauvoir

1770-1854
High Sheriff of Berkshire, benefactor and Conservative politician; MP for Pontefract and Wallingford
Sitter in 1 portrait

Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop

1832-1904
Philanthropist, writer, traveller and photographer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Arthur Blayney

1715-1795
Philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Angela Georgina Burdett-Coutts, Baroness Burdett-Coutts

1814-1906
Philanthropist; daughter of Sir Francis Burdett, Bt
Sitter in 16 portraits

Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 1st Bt

1786-1845
Philanthropist
Sitter in 13 portraits

Louis Cauvin

circa 1754-1825
French teacher and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Caroline Chisholm (née Jones)

1808-1877
Philanthropist and founder of the 'Family Colonisation Loan Society'
Sitter in 3 portraits

Thomas Clarkson

1760-1846
Slavery abolitionist
Sitter in 11 portraits

Nathaniel Louis Cohen

1846-1913
Philanthropist and pioneer of the Labour Exchange movement
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edward Colston

1636-1721
Merchant and philanthropist
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Sir Daniel Cooper 1st Bt

1821-1902
Merchant and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Thomas Coram

1668?-1751
Philanthropist
Sitter associated with 7 portraits

William Crouch

died after 1725
Philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edward Denison

1840-1870
Philanthropist; son of Edward Denison, Bishop of Salisbury
Sitter in 1 portrait

Emilia Francis (née Strong), Lady Dilke

1840-1904
Art historian and trade unionist; former wife of Mark Pattison, and later second wife of Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke, 2nd Bt
Sitter in 6 portraits

William Lewis Hughes, 1st Baron Dinorben

1767-1852
Copper mine owner, philanthropist and politician; MP for Wallingford
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir William Dunn, 1st Bt

1833-1912
Alderman, merchant, philanthropist and Liberal politician; MP for Paisley
Sitter in 8 portraits

Edwin Iddo Ellery

1856-1944
Photographer
Artist of 1 portrait

Samuel Favell

1760-1830
Philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Robert Fellowes

1770-1847
Philanthropist
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Sir Charles Forbes, 1st Bt

1773-1849
Philanthropist and Conservative politician; MP for Beverley and Malmesbury
Sitter in 2 portraits

William Edward Forster

1818-1886
Industrialist, philanthropist and Liberal politician; MP for Bradford; son of William Forster
Sitter in 20 portraits

Sir John Gladstone

1764-1851
Merchant, philanthropist and Conservative politician; MP for Lancaster, Woodstock and Berwick
Sitter in 3 portraits

(Thomas) Loel Evelyn Bulkeley Guinness

1906-1988
Business magnate, philantropist and Conservative politician; MP for Bath
Sitter in 2 portraits

Nubar Sarkis Gulbenkian

1896-1972
Philanthropist and Bon Vivant
Sitter in 11 portraits

Samuel Gurney

1786-1856
Philanthropist; known as 'The Banker's Banker'
Sitter in 8 portraits

Lady Helen Hamlyn

1934-
Philanthropist; Chairperson of the Helen Hamlyn Trust
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jonas Hanway

1712-1786
Philanthropist
Sitter in 3 portraits

(Mary) Elizabeth (née à Court Repington), Lady Herbert of Lea

1822-1911
Roman Catholic convert and philanthropist; wife of 1st Baron Herbert of Lea
Sitter in 3 portraits

Maurice de Hirsch (né Moritz von Hirsch), Baron de Hirsch

1831-1896
Banker, racehorse owner and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Emily Hobhouse

1860-1926
Social activist and charity worker
Sitter in 2 portraits

Rupert Edward Cecil Lee Guinness, 2nd Earl of Iveagh

1874-1967
Brewer, agricultural improver and philanthropist
Sitter in 23 portraits

Frances Elizabeth King (née Bernard)

1757-1821
Philanthropist and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Elizabeth Latouche (née Vicars)

born 1758
Philanthropist and politician; MP for County Leitrim; wife of Peter Latouche
Sitter in 2 portraits