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297 People in group: Profession; Scientists

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

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

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

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

(Charles) Cardale Babington

1808-1895
Botanist and archaeologist
Sitter in 4 portraits

Francis Thomas Bacon

1904-1992
Scientist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Matthew Baillie

1761-1823
Anatomist
Sitter in 2 portraits

John Randal Baker

1900-1984
President of Royal Microscopical Society
Sitter in 2 portraits

Wilson Baker

1900-2002
Organic chemist
Sitter in 4 portraits

John Hutton Balfour

1808-1884
Botanist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Joseph Banks, Bt

1743-1820
Explorer and botanist
Sitter associated with 35 portraits

Peter Barham

Physicist and pioneer of 'molecular gastronomy'
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Barlow

1845-1934
Amateur scientist and specialist in crystallography
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ernest William Barnes

1874-1953
Mathematician; scientist; theologian and bishop
Sitter in 8 portraits

William Bateson

1861-1926
Biologist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir Alan Battersby

1925-
Chemist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Franz Andreas Bauer

1758-1840
Botanist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Herbrand Arthur Russell, 11th Duke of Bedford

1858-1940
Zoologist
Sitter in 7 portraits

David Bellamy

1933-
Botanist, writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 2 portraits

John Desmond Bernal

1901-1971
Scientist
Sitter in 6 portraits

Albert James Bernays

1823-1892
Chemist
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Jons Jakob Berzelius

1779-1848
Swedish chemist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Anna McClean Bidder

1903-2001
Zoologist and university administrator
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir James Whyte Black

1924-2010
Pharmacologist
Sitter in 3 portraits

Joseph Black

1728-1799
Chemist and physician
Sitter in 5 portraits

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, 1st Baron Blackett

1897-1974
Physicist
Sitter in 26 portraits

Frederick Frost Blackman

1866-1947
Plant physiologist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Lady Julia Gwynaeth Bodmer (née Pilkington)

1934-2001
Geneticist; wife of Walter Bodmer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Francis Boott

1792-1863
American physician and botanist
Sitter in 2 portraits

William Borrer

1781-1862
Botanist
Sitter in 1 portrait

James Scott Bowerbank

1797-1877
Geologist and zoologist
Sitter in 6 portraits

Robert Boyle

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

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

1890-1971
Physicist and crystallographer
Sitter in 41 portraits

Sir William Henry Bragg

1862-1942
Physicist and crystallographer
Sitter in 10 portraits

William Thomas Brande

1788-1866
Chemist
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir David Brewster

1781-1868
Natural philosopher and academic administrator
Sitter in 18 portraits

Joshua Brookes

1761-1833
Anatomist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Robert Brown

1773-1858
Botanist
Sitter in 9 portraits

Sir John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, Bt

1828-1905
Physiologist and pathologist
Sitter in 3 portraits

John Cadman, 1st Baron Cadman

1877-1941
Mining engineer and industrialist
Sitter in 10 portraits

James Sinclair, 14th Earl of Caithness

1821-1881
Scientist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Henry Cavendish

1731-1810
Physicist
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir James Chadwick

1891-1974
Nuclear physicist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Ernst Chain

1906-1979
Biochemist
Sitter in 8 portraits

Richard Chenevix

1774-1830
Chemist and mineralogist
Sitter in 1 portrait

John George Children

1777-1852
Chemist, mineralogist and natural scientist; only son of George Children
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edward Daniel Clarke

1769-1822
Mineralogist
Sitter associated with 7 portraits

Dame Barbara Clayton

1922-2011
Pathologist
Sitter in 1 portrait