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Philosophers


208 People in group

Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Russell

1872-1970
Philosopher, mathematician and social reformer
Sitter in 119 portraits
Gilbert Ryle

Gilbert Ryle

1900-1976
Philosopher
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre

1905-1980
Novelist and playwright; philosopher and exponent of Existentialism
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ferdinand Canning Scott Schiller

Ferdinand Canning Scott Schiller

1864-1937
Philosopher
Sitter in 1 portrait
Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer

1875-1965
Physician, musician and philosopher
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Roger Vernon Scruton

Roger Vernon Scruton

1944-2020
Writer and philosopher
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Sendivogius

Michael Sendivogius

1566-1636
Polish alchemist, philosopher and medical doctor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury

Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury

1671-1713
Philosopher and writer on the fine arts
Sitter in 8 portraits
Henry Sidgwick

Henry Sidgwick

1838-1900
Philosopher
Sitter in 9 portraits
Jules François Simon

Jules François Simon

1814-1896
Politician and philosopher
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Angus Sinclair

William Angus Sinclair

1905-1954
Lecturer in philosophy and Lieutenant-Colonel; son of John Sinclair
Sitter in 1 portrait
Adam Smith

Adam Smith

1723-1790
Political economist
Sitter in 6 portraits
Socrates

Socrates

circa 469-399 BC
Greek philosopher
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
William Ritchie Sorley

William Ritchie Sorley

1855-1935
Philosopher
Sitter in 5 portraits
Herbert Spencer

Herbert Spencer

1820-1903
Philosopher, social theorist and sociologist
Sitter in 22 portraits
Speusippus

Speusippus

circa 407 BC-339 BC
Greek philosopher
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban

1561-1626
Philosopher and Lord Chancellor
Sitter associated with 63 portraits
William Olaf Stapledon

William Olaf Stapledon

1886-1950
Philosopher and writer
Sitter in 10 portraits
Lizzie Susan Stebbing

Lizzie Susan Stebbing

1885-1943
Philosopher
Sitter in 8 portraits
Sir Leslie Stephen

Sir Leslie Stephen

1832-1904
Writer, philosopher, mountaineer and first editor of the Dictionary of National Biography; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 13 portraits

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