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Poets


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John Donne

John Donne

1572-1631
Poet and divine
Sitter associated with 21 portraits
Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset

Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset

1536-1608
Poet and Lord Treasurer
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas

Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas

1870-1945
Poet
Sitter in 21 portraits | Artist associated with 1 portrait
Michael Drayton

Michael Drayton

1563-1631
Poet
Sitter associated with 10 portraits
William Drummond of Hawthornden

William Drummond of Hawthornden

1585-1649
Poet
Sitter associated with 11 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
Ian Hamilton Finlay

Ian Hamilton Finlay

1925-2006
Poet, artist and garden designer
Sitter in 4 portraits
David Emery Gascoyne

David Emery Gascoyne

1916-2001
Poet
Sitter in 7 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 11 portraits
Stella Gibbons

Stella Gibbons

1902-1989
Novelist and poet
Sitter in 13 portraits
Sir William Schwenck Gilbert

Sir William Schwenck Gilbert

1836-1911
Poet, dramatist and librettist of the 'Savoy' operas
Sitter associated with 13 portraits
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1749-1832
German poet and writer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Edmund William Gosse

Sir Edmund William Gosse

1849-1928
Poet, writer and author of 'Father and Son'
Sitter in 25 portraits
Robert Graves

Robert Graves

1895-1985
Poet and writer
Sitter associated with 38 portraits
Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray

1716-1771
Classical scholar and poet
Sitter in 14 portraits