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Playwrights and dramatists


337 People in group

Colley Cibber

Colley Cibber

1671-1757
Dramatist and actor
Sitter in 8 portraits
Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

1889-1963
Poet, playwright and film-director; Artist
Sitter in 11 portraits
George Colman the Elder

George Colman the Elder

1732-1794
Playwright
Sitter associated with 10 portraits
William Congreve

William Congreve

1670-1729
Dramatist
Sitter in 18 portraits
Sir Noël Coward

Sir Noël Coward

1899-1973
Actor, playwright and composer
Sitter associated with 117 portraits
Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach

Elizabeth Craven (née Berkeley), Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach

1750-1828
Dramatist; author; traveller
Sitter in 5 portraits
Cyril James Cusack

Cyril James Cusack

1910-1993
Actor, director and playwright
Sitter in 3 portraits
Clemence Dane

Clemence Dane

1888-1965
Novelist, playwright and artist
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits
Shelagh Delaney

Shelagh Delaney

1939-2011
Playwright
Sitter in 9 portraits
John Dryden

John Dryden

1631-1700
Dramatist and Poet Laureate
Sitter associated with 31 portraits
John Fletcher

John Fletcher

1579-1625
Dramatist
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
Michael Frayn

Michael Frayn

1933-
Playwright, novelist and journalist
Sitter in 7 portraits
Athol Fugard

Athol Fugard

1932-
South African playwright, actor, novelist and film-maker
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Galsworthy

John Galsworthy

1867-1933
Novelist and playwright
Sitter in 44 portraits
David Garrick

David Garrick

1717-1779
Actor, playwright and theatre manager
Sitter associated with 56 portraits
(Pierre Jules) Théophile Gautier

(Pierre Jules) Théophile Gautier

1811-1872
Poet, dramatist, novelist, journalist and literary critic
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Gay

John Gay

1685-1732
Poet and dramatist
Sitter associated with 12 portraits
Sir William Schwenck Gilbert

Sir William Schwenck Gilbert

1836-1911
Poet, dramatist and librettist of the 'Savoy' operas
Sitter associated with 13 portraits
Harley Granville-Barker

Harley Granville-Barker

1877-1946
Actor, producer, dramatist and critic
Sitter in 31 portraits | Artist associated with 2 portraits
Bonnie Greer

Bonnie Greer

1948-
Broadcaster, playwright, critic and columnist
Sitter in 1 portrait

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