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Poets


747 People in group

Lord Byron

Lord Byron

1788-1824
Poet
Sitter in 36 portraits
Charles Causley

Charles Causley

1917-2003
Poet
Sitter in 3 portraits
Thomas Chatterton

Thomas Chatterton

1752-1770
Poet
Sitter associated with 11 portraits
Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer

1340?-1400
Poet
Sitter in 22 portraits
G.K. Chesterton

G.K. Chesterton

1874-1936
Poet, novelist and critic
Sitter in 74 portraits
John Clare

John Clare

1793-1864
Poet
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

1889-1963
Poet, playwright and film-director; Artist
Sitter in 10 portraits
Wendy Cope

Wendy Cope

1945-
Teacher, writer and poet
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ivor Cutler

Ivor Cutler

1923-2006
Poet, comedian, musician and children's writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Erasmus Darwin

Erasmus Darwin

1731-1802
Physician and poet
Sitter in 8 portraits
Alan Davie

Alan Davie

1920-2014
Painter, poet, jazz musician, silversmith and jeweller
Sitter in 5 portraits
Cecil Day-Lewis

Cecil Day-Lewis

1904-1972
Poet Laureate
Sitter in 54 portraits
Walter de la Mare

Walter de la Mare

1873-1956
Poet and writer
Sitter in 64 portraits
John Donne

John Donne

1572-1631
Poet and divine
Sitter associated with 21 portraits
John Dryden

John Dryden

1631-1700
Dramatist and Poet Laureate
Sitter associated with 31 portraits
Helen Dunmore

Helen Dunmore

1952-2017
Novelist and poet
Sitter in 1 portrait
T.S. Eliot

T.S. Eliot

1888-1965
Poet
Sitter in 67 portraits
Paul Eluard

Paul Eluard

1895-1952
Poet, co-founder of the Surrealist movement
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

1803-1882
American poet and philosopher
Sitter in 8 portraits