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331 People in group:

Profession; Scientists

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

1834-1913
Banker, scientist, writer and politician; MP for Maidstone and London University
Sitter in 24 portraits

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

1743-1820
Explorer and botanist
Sitter associated with 35 portraits

John Desmond Bernal

1901-1971
Scientist
Sitter in 6 portraits

Robert Boyle

1627-1691
Chemist and natural philosopher
Sitter associated with 22 portraits

Sir Ernst Chain

1906-1979
Biochemist
Sitter in 8 portraits

John Dalton

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

Richard Dawkins

1941-
Zoologist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Kenelm Digby

1603-1665
Naval commander, diplomat and scientist
Sitter in 24 portraits

Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac

1902-1984
Physicist
Sitter in 3 portraits

Gerald Durrell

1925-1995
Zoologist and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Alexander Fleming

1881-1955
Bacteriologist and discoverer of penicillin
Sitter in 22 portraits

Rosalind Elsie Franklin

1920-1958
Crystallographer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir Francis Galton

1822-1911
Biostatistician, human geneticist and founder of the science of eugenics
Sitter in 15 portraits

Dorothy Hodgkin

1910-1994
Chemist and crystallographer; winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry; wife of Thomas Lionel Hodgkin
Sitter in 17 portraits

Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker

1817-1911
Botanist
Sitter in 14 portraits

John Hunter

1728-1793
Surgeon and anatomist
Sitter in 13 portraits

William Hunter

1718-1783
Anatomist and physician; obstetrician and physician to Queen Charlotte
Sitter associated with 6 portraits

Carl Linnaeus

1707-1778
Botanist and taxonomist
Sitter in 3 portraits

James Ephraim Lovelock

1919-
Chemist and ecologist
Sitter in 3 portraits

James Clerk Maxwell

1831-1879
Physicist
Sitter in 3 portraits

Ludwig Mond

1839-1909
Chemist and art collector
Sitter in 3 portraits

Ernest Rutherford, Baron Rutherford

1871-1937
Physicist
Sitter in 16 portraits

Marie Stopes

1880-1958
Palaeobotanist and pioneer and advocate of birth control
Sitter in 10 portraits

Sir John Edward Sulston

1942-
Geneticist
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir Frederick Augustus Abel, 1st Bt

1827-1902
Chemist and explosives expert
Sitter in 8 portraits

Sir Edward Abraham

1913-1999
Pathologist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Frederick Christian Accum

1769-1838
Chemist
Sitter in 2 portraits

John Adamson

1810-1870
Chemist; brother of Robert Adamson
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian

1889-1977
Physiologist and chancellor of Cambridge University
Sitter in 20 portraits

(Jean) Louis Rodolphe Agassiz

1807-1873
Zoologist, glaciologist and geologist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Joshua Alder

1792-1867
Zoologist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Bill Alexander

1910-2000
Committee member of the International Brigade Association; Chemist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jim Al-Khalili

1962-
Theoretical Nuclear Physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Allen

1770-1843
Chemist and philanthropist
Sitter in 9 portraits

George James Allman

1812-1898
Botanist and zoologist
Sitter in 4 portraits

André Marie Ampère

1775-1836
Physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait

James Anderson

1738-1809
Botanist, agriculturalist and physician in India
Sitter in 7 portraits

Sir Edward Victor Appleton

1892-1965
Physicist and Nobel prize winner
Sitter in 10 portraits

Agnes Arber (née Robertson)

1879-1960
Botanist; wife of Edward Alexander Newell Arber; daughter of Henry Robert Robertson
Sitter in 2 portraits

George Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll

1823-1900
Politician, Lord Privy Seal and Secretary of State for India and writer on science, religion, and politics
Sitter in 31 portraits