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Historians


292 People in group

Dame Cicely Veronica Wedgwood

Dame Cicely Veronica Wedgwood

1910-1997
Historian
Sitter in 3 portraits
Bruce Wernham

Bruce Wernham

1906-1999
Historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Whitaker

John Whitaker

1735-1808
Historian of Manchester
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Vaughan Wilkins

William Vaughan Wilkins

1890-1959
Journalist and popular historian
Sitter in 8 portraits
(Laurence Frederic) Rushbrook Williams

(Laurence Frederic) Rushbrook Williams

1890-1978
Historian and civil servant
Sitter in 7 portraits
Val Wilmer

Val Wilmer

1941-
Photographer, jazz historian and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Johann Joachim Winckelmann

1717-1768
German historian and art critic
Sitter in 1 portrait
Violet Lyndhurst Winslow

Violet Lyndhurst Winslow

died 1963
Historian and Fellow, St Hilda's Hall, Oxford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Anthony Wood

Anthony Wood

1632-1695
Antiquary and historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Cecil Blanche Woodham-Smith

Cecil Blanche Woodham-Smith

1896-1977
Biographer and historian
Sitter in 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

John Woodiwiss

Historian of silhouettes
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Malcolm Young

George Malcolm Young

1882-1959
Historian
Sitter in 7 portraits

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