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Academics and scholars


1391 People in group

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Reginald Pepys Winnington-Ingram

1904-1993
Professor of Greek Language and Literature
Sitter in 3 portraits
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Sir Richard Olof Winstedt

1878-1966
Civil servant and Malay scholar
Sitter in 7 portraits
Leslie John Witts

Leslie John Witts

1898-1982
University professor
Sitter in 6 portraits
Charles Godfrey Woide

Charles Godfrey Woide

1725-1790
Oriental scholar
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Arnold Whittaker Wolfendale

Sir Arnold Whittaker Wolfendale

1927-2020
Emeritus Professor of Physics, University of Durham and Astronomer Royal
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Wood

Robert Wood

1716 or 1717-1771
Traveller and classical scholar
Sitter in 2 portraits
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Alan Waller Woodruff

1916-1992
Professor of Medicine
Sitter in 13 portraits
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Sidney William Wooldridge

1900-1963
Geographer and geomorphologist
Sitter in 2 portraits
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Kenneth John Woollcombe

1924-2008
Bishop of Oxford; academic
Sitter in 6 portraits
Barbara Frances (née Adam), Baroness Wootton of Abinger

Barbara Frances (née Adam), Baroness Wootton of Abinger

1897-1988
Professor of social studies and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Mann Wordie

Sir James Mann Wordie

1889-1962
Polar explorer, geologist and scholar
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Worthington

Thomas Worthington

circa 1548-1626
Roman Catholic priest and biblical scholar
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Francis Wrangham

Francis Wrangham

1769-1842
Writer and Church of England clergyman
Sitter in 3 portraits
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Charles Leslie Wrenn

1895-1969
Lecturer in English
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Aldis Wright

William Aldis Wright

1831-1914
Literary and biblical scholar
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Wrightson

John Wrightson

1840-1916
Professor of agriculture
Sitter in 5 portraits
John Wyclif

John Wyclif

1324?-1384
Religious reformer and theologian
Sitter associated with 21 portraits
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William Palmer Wynne

1861-1950
Professor of Chemistry
Sitter in 3 portraits
Walter Percival Yetts

Walter Percival Yetts

1878-1957
Professor of Chinese Art and Archaeology
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Joseph Mendel Yoffey

1902-1994
Professor of Anatomy
Sitter in 2 portraits

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