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Woolf


19 People in family tree

The Woolf family tree as represented within the Gallery's catalogued collections.

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Clive Bell

Clive Bell

1881-1964
Art critic
Sitter in 29 portraits
Quentin Bell

Quentin Bell

1910-1996
Artist and writer; son of Clive and Vanessa Bell
Sitter in 6 portraits
Vanessa Bell

Vanessa Bell

1879-1961
Painter; sister of Virginia Woolf
Sitter in 19 portraits | Artist associated with 14 portraits
Angelica Garnett

Angelica Garnett

1918-2012
Writer and artist; wife of David Garnett; daughter of Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant
Sitter in 7 portraits
David Garnett

David Garnett

1892-1981
Writer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Duncan Grant

Duncan Grant

1885-1978
Artist
Sitter associated with 30 portraits | Artist of 9 portraits
Julia Prinsep Stephen (née Jackson, formerly Mrs Duckworth)

Julia Prinsep Stephen (née Jackson, formerly Mrs Duckworth)

1846-1895
Beauty and philanthropist; former wife of Herbert Duckworth, and later wife of Sir Leslie Stephen; mother of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell
Sitter in 8 portraits
Sir Leslie Stephen

Sir Leslie Stephen

1832-1904
Writer, philosopher, mountaineer and first editor of the Dictionary of National Biography
Sitter in 13 portraits
Leonard Sidney Woolf

Leonard Sidney Woolf

1880-1969
Writer and publisher
Sitter in 9 portraits
Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf

1882-1941
Novelist and critic; sister of Vanessa Bell
Sitter in 63 portraits
Julian Heward Bell

Julian Heward Bell

1908-1937
Poet; son of Vanessa Bell and Clive Bell
Sitter in 8 portraits
(Karin) Judith Henderson (née Stephen)

(Karin) Judith Henderson (née Stephen)

1918-1972
Anthropologist; daughter of Adrian and Karin Stephen; wife of Nigel Graeme Henderson
Sitter in 6 portraits
Adrian Stephen

Adrian Stephen

1883-1948
Psychoanalyst; son of Sir Leslie Stephen
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
James Stephen

James Stephen

1758-1832
Lawyer and slavery abolitionist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Stephen

Sir James Stephen

1789-1859
Historian and colonial under-secretary
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, 1st Bt

Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, 1st Bt

1829-1894
Judge and writer; son of Sir James Stephen
Sitter in 4 portraits
Thoby Stephen

Thoby Stephen

1880-1906
Brother of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ann Davies Synge (née Stephen)

Ann Davies Synge (née Stephen)

1916-1997
Surgeon; daughter of Adrian and Karin Stephen
Sitter in 8 portraits
Richard Laurence Millington Synge

Richard Laurence Millington Synge

1914-1994
Biochemist and Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 6 portraits