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Academics and scholars


1391 People in group

Shirley Williams

Shirley Williams

1930-2021
Academic and politician; MP for Hitchin, Crosby and Stevenage and co-founder of Social Democratic Party
Sitter in 11 portraits
Bernard Arthur Owen Williams

Bernard Arthur Owen Williams

1929-2003
Professor of Philosophy
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Walter Stansby Williams

Charles Walter Stansby Williams

1886-1945
Writer on literature and theology
Sitter in 3 portraits
David Williams

David Williams

1786-1860
Headmaster of Winchester College; vice-chancellor of New College Oxford
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir Frederic Calland Williams

1911-1977
Electrical engineer and professor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Glynn Anthony Williams

Glynn Anthony Williams

1939-
Sculptor and Professor of Sculpture
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Sir Harold Herbert Williams

1880-1964
Literary scholar and local government administrator
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Ifor Williams

Sir Ifor Williams

1881-1965
Literary scholar
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Laurence Frederic) Rushbrook Williams

(Laurence Frederic) Rushbrook Williams

1890-1978
Historian and civil servant
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Frederic Herbert Williamson

Sir Frederic Herbert Williamson

1876-1939
Scholar and Director of Postal Services 1922-1937; Director of Army Postal Services during World War I
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sir Colin Alexander St John Wilson

Sir Colin Alexander St John Wilson

1922-2007
Architect and Emeritus Professor of Architecture
Sitter in 2 portraits
Edward Meryon Wilson

Edward Meryon Wilson

1906-1977
Professor of Spanish and Vice-Master of Emmanuel College
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Frank Percy Wilson

1889-1963
Literary scholar and bibliographer
Sitter in 7 portraits
No individual image available for this person

James Thomas Wilson

1861-1945
Professor of Anatomy
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Dover Wilson

1881-1969
Literary scholar and educationist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Roger Cowan Wilson

Roger Cowan Wilson

1906-1991
Professor of Education
Sitter in 3 portraits
Thomas Wilson

Thomas Wilson

1525?-1581
Secretary of State and scholar
Sitter associated with 6 portraits
Sir Bertram Coghill Alan Windle

Sir Bertram Coghill Alan Windle

1858-1929
Professor of cosmology and anthropology
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Sir Percy Henry Winfield

1878-1953
Lawyer and legal scholar
Sitter in 4 portraits

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