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Playwrights and dramatists


337 People in group

Peter Richard Nichols

Peter Richard Nichols

1927-
Dramatist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jean Baptiste de la Noue

Jean Baptiste de la Noue

1701-1760
Dramatist
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Sean O'Casey

Sean O'Casey

1880-1964
Playwright and writer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Kane O'Hara

Kane O'Hara

1711 or 1712-1782
Irish playwright
Sitter in 2 portraits
John O'Keeffe

John O'Keeffe

1747-1833
Dramatist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Thomas Otway

Thomas Otway

1652-1685
Dramatist
Sitter in 9 portraits
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Herman Ould

1885-1951
Dramatist, poet and critic
Sitter in 6 portraits
Alun Davies Owen

Alun Davies Owen

1925-1994
Playwright
Sitter in 3 portraits
Louis Napoleon Parker

Louis Napoleon Parker

1852-1944
Musician, playwright and inventor
Sitter in 7 portraits
John Howard Payne

John Howard Payne

1791-1852
Dramatist and actor
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Roland Pertwee

Roland Pertwee

1885-1963
Playwright and novelist
Sitter in 10 portraits
Francis Charles Philips

Francis Charles Philips

1849-1921
Novelist, actor, dramatist, barrister and army officer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Stephen Phillips

Stephen Phillips

1864-1915
Poet and dramatist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Virgilio Piñera

Virgilio Piñera

1912-1979
Poet, playwright, author and essayist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Arthur Wing Pinero

Sir Arthur Wing Pinero

1855-1934
Playwright
Sitter in 24 portraits
Mary Pix

Mary Pix

1666-1720?
Dramatist
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Poole

John Poole

1786?-1872
Dramatist and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Thomas Randolph

Thomas Randolph

baptised 1605-1635
Poet and playwright
Sitter in 2 portraits
Charles Reade

Charles Reade

1814-1884
Novelist and dramatist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Frederic Reynolds

Frederic Reynolds

1764-1841
Dramatist
Sitter in 2 portraits

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