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Inventors


63 People in group

Tiberius Cavallo

1749-1809
Scientist and inventor
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir William Congreve, 2nd Bt

1772-1828
Military inventor
Sitter in 4 portraits

Samuel Crompton

1753-1827
Inventor
Sitter in 4 portraits

Peter Koch de Gooreynd

Inventor, music-publisher and song writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Warren de la Rue

1815-1889
Chemist and astronomer
Sitter in 5 portraits

Cornelis Drebbel

1572-1633
Philosopher and scientific inventor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Thomas Alva Edison

1847-1931
Inventor
Sitter in 6 portraits

Henry Fourdrinier

1766-1854
Inventor
Sitter in 2 portraits

Dennis Gabor (né Günszberg) (Dénes Gábor)

1900-1979
Electronics engineer and humanist
Sitter in 5 portraits

Sir Daniel Gooch, 1st Bt

1816-1889
Railway pioneer and inventor
Sitter in 5 portraits

George Edward Gouraud

1842-1912
Soldier and pioneer of recorded music
Sitter in 1 portrait

Henry Greathead

1757-1816
Lifeboat inventor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Goldsworthy Gurney

1793-1875
Inventor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Stephen Hales

1677-1761
Natural philosopher, chemist and inventor
Sitter in 6 portraits

Sir Isaac Holden, 1st Bt

1807-1897
Inventor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

1844-1921
Co-inventor and manufacturer of Horlicks health drink
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jonathan Hulls

circa 1699-1758
Projector of steam navigation
Sitter in 1 portrait

Evan Leigh

1810-1876
Inventor and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Blaine Luard

1897-1979
Naval officer, author and inventor
Sitter in 11 portraits