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Inventors


75 People in group

Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

1844-1921
Co-inventor and manufacturer of Horlicks health drink
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Nockells Horlick, 4th Bt

Sir James Nockells Horlick, 4th Bt

1886-1972
Lieutenant-Colonel, cricketer, politician, rhododendron breeder and co-inventor of Horlicks Malted Milk drink
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jonathan Hulls

Jonathan Hulls

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

Evan Leigh

1810-1876
Inventor and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Blaine Luard

William Blaine Luard

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

Guglielmo Marconi

1874-1937
Physicist and inventor of wireless transmission
Sitter in 29 portraits
William Martin

William Martin

1772-1851
Inventor and eccentric
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim

Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim

1840-1916
Engineer and inventor
Sitter in 10 portraits
Andrew Meikle

Andrew Meikle

1719-1811
Millwright; inventor of the thrashing-machine
Sitter in 1 portrait
Alexander Eric Moulton

Alexander Eric Moulton

1920-2012
Engineer and inventor
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Murdock

William Murdock

1754-1839
Inventor of gas lighting
Sitter in 5 portraits
John Somerset Murray

John Somerset Murray

1904-1992
Photographer and inventor
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 24 portraits
Louis Napoleon Parker

Louis Napoleon Parker

1852-1944
Musician, playwright and inventor
Sitter in 7 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Charles Willson Peale

1741-1827
Painter, engraver, sculptor, writer and inventor
Artist associated with 3 portraits
Jacob Perkins

Jacob Perkins

1766-1849
American inventor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Anthony Henry John ('Tony') Rawlinson, 5th Bt

Sir Anthony Henry John ('Tony') Rawlinson, 5th Bt

1936-
Photographer and inventor
Sitter in 6 portraits
Richard Roberts

Richard Roberts

1789-1864
Improver of the spinning mule
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Robison

John Robison

1739-1805
Natural philosopher and inventor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Francis Ronalds

Sir Francis Ronalds

1788-1873
Inventor of the electric telegraph and meteorologist
Sitter in 4 portraits