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Sir Frederick Augustus Abel, 1st Bt

Sir Frederick Augustus Abel, 1st Bt

1827-1902
Chemist and explosives expert
Sitter in 8 portraits
Frederick Christian Accum

Frederick Christian Accum

1769-1838
Chemist
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Adamson

John Adamson

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

Maggie Aderin-Pocock

1968-
Scientist and mechanical engineer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian

Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian

1889-1977
Physiologist and chancellor of Cambridge University
Sitter in 20 portraits
(Jean) Louis Rodolphe Agassiz

(Jean) Louis Rodolphe Agassiz

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

Joshua Alder

1792-1867
Zoologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bill Alexander

Bill Alexander

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

Jim Al-Khalili

1962-
Theoretical Nuclear Physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Allen

William Allen

1770-1843
Chemist and philanthropist
Sitter in 9 portraits
George James Allman

George James Allman

1812-1898
Botanist and zoologist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Gerald ('Gerry') Altmann

Gerald ('Gerry') Altmann

1960-
Psychologist; expert in the psychology of language; professor
Sitter in 1 portrait
André Marie Ampère

André Marie Ampère

1775-1836
Physicist
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Anderson

James Anderson

1738-1809
Botanist, agriculturalist and physician in India
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Edward Victor Appleton

Sir Edward Victor Appleton

1892-1965
Physicist and Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 10 portraits
Agnes Arber (née Robertson)

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

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 32 portraits
John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

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

Avicenna

circa 980-1037
Physician, philosopher and a scientist
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Charles) Cardale Babington

(Charles) Cardale Babington

1808-1895
Botanist and archaeologist
Sitter associated with 4 portraits

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