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30 People in sitter grouping: Founders of the Royal Academy of Arts

Thomas Gainsborough

1727-1788
Portrait and landscape painter
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 262 portraits

Francesco Bartolozzi

1727-1815
Engraver
Sitter in 16 portraits | Artist associated with 164 portraits

Agostino Carlini

circa 1718-1790
Sculptor
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist associated with 3 portraits

Charles Catton the Elder

1728-1798
Painter
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 1 portrait

Mason Chamberlin

1722-1787
Portrait painter
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist associated with 10 portraits

Sir William Chambers

1723-1796
Architect
Sitter in 16 portraits

Giovanni Battista Cipriani

1727-1785
Painter and engraver
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist associated with 26 portraits

Francis Cotes

1726-1770
Portrait painter
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 89 portraits

George Dance

1741-1825
Architect and portrait draughtsman
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 322 portraits

Nathaniel Dance

1735-1811
Painter
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 63 portraits

John Gwynn

1713-1786
Architect
Sitter in 4 portraits

William Hoare

1707-1792
Portrait painter
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist associated with 73 portraits

Nathaniel Hone

1718-1784
Portrait and miniature painter
Sitter in 9 portraits | Artist associated with 56 portraits

Angelica Kauffmann

1741-1807
Painter
Sitter in 7 portraits | Artist associated with 21 portraits

Mary Moser

1744-1819
Artist; founding member of the Royal Academy
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

Jeremiah Meyer

1735-1789
Miniature painter
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist associated with 7 portraits

George Michael Moser

1704-1783
Enamel painter
Sitter in 3 portraits

Francis Milner Newton

1720-1794
Portrait painter
Sitter in 4 portraits

Edward Penny

1714-1791
Portrait and history painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits

John Inigo Richards

1731-1810
Landscape and scene painter
Sitter in 7 portraits

Thomas Sandby

1721-1798
Draughtsman and architect; brother of Paul Sandby
Sitter in 8 portraits

Dominic Serres

1722-1793
Marine painter
Sitter in 9 portraits

Peter Toms

active circa 1748-died 1777
Painter and herald
Sitter in 3 portraits

William Tyler

active circa 1760-died 1801
Sculptor and architect
Sitter in 5 portraits

Samuel Wale

1721-1786
History painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 10 portraits

Benjamin West

1738-1820
History painter and President of the Royal Academy
Sitter associated with 43 portraits | Artist associated with 39 portraits

Richard Wilson

1714-1782
Landscape painter
Sitter associated with 8 portraits | Artist associated with 6 portraits

Richard Yeo

circa 1720-died 1779
Medallist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Johann Joseph Zoffany

1733-1810
Painter of portraits and conversation pieces
Sitter associated with 11 portraits | Artist associated with 46 portraits

Francesco Zuccarelli

1702-1788
Landscape painter
Sitter in 3 portraits