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Art historians


93 People in group

Maria Balshaw

Maria Balshaw

1970-
Director of Tate
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bernard Berenson

Bernard Berenson

1865-1959
Art historian
Sitter in 21 portraits
Laurence Binyon

Laurence Binyon

1869-1943
Poet and art historian
Sitter in 18 portraits
Anthony Blunt

Anthony Blunt

1907-1983
Art historian and Soviet spy
Sitter in 7 portraits
Anita Brookner

Anita Brookner

1928-2016
Novelist and art historian
Sitter in 5 portraits
Kenneth Clark, Baron Clark

Kenneth Clark, Baron Clark

1903-1983
Art historian and museum director
Sitter in 29 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Emilia Francis (née Strong), Lady Dilke

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 Dilke, 2nd Bt
Sitter in 6 portraits
(Harold) John Golding

(Harold) John Golding

1929-2012
Artist, art historian and curator
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Ernst Hans Josef Gombrich

Sir Ernst Hans Josef Gombrich

1909-2001
Art historian
Sitter in 8 portraits
Sir Lawrence Gowing

Sir Lawrence Gowing

1918-1991
Painter and art historian
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits
Norbert Casper Lynton

Norbert Casper Lynton

1927-2007
Art historian and critic; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 3 portraits
Neil MacGregor

Neil MacGregor

1946-
Art historian; Director of the British Museum
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Oliver Nicholas Millar

Sir Oliver Nicholas Millar

1923-2007
Art historian and Surveyor emeritus of the Queen's Pictures
Sitter in 1 portrait
Eric Newton

Eric Newton

1893-1965
Artist, art historian and critic
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nikolaus Pevsner

Nikolaus Pevsner

1902-1983
Art historian and architectural scholar
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir John Pope-Hennessy

Sir John Pope-Hennessy

1913-1994
Art historian and museums director
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir John Richardson

Sir John Richardson

1924-2019
Art historian
Sitter in 8 portraits
John Rothenstein

John Rothenstein

1901-1992
Art historian and Director of the Tate Gallery; son of Sir William Rothenstein
Sitter in 43 portraits
Sir Charles Robert Saumarez Smith

Sir Charles Robert Saumarez Smith

1954-
Art historian; Director of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Dame Rosalind Joy Savill

Dame Rosalind Joy Savill

1951-
Art historian; Director of the Wallace Collection
Sitter in 1 portrait