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Scientists


384 People in group

Berthold Carl Seemann

Berthold Carl Seemann

1825-1871
Botanist and traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Boshi Sen

Boshi Sen

1887-1970
Scientist
Sitter in 4 portraits
William Sharpey

William Sharpey

1802-1880
Physiologist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir (William) Napier Shaw

Sir (William) Napier Shaw

1854-1945
Meteorologist
Sitter in 5 portraits
John Sheldon

John Sheldon

1752-1808
Anatomist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Humphry Sibthorp

Humphry Sibthorp

1713-1797
Botanist
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Sibthorp

John Sibthorp

1758-1796
Botanist; son of Humphry Sibthorp
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Cedric) Keith Simpson

(Cedric) Keith Simpson

1907-1985
Forensic scientist
Sitter in 7 portraits
Frank Sturdy Sinnatt

Frank Sturdy Sinnatt

1880-1943
Fuel engineer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Maria Skalinska

Maria Skalinska

1890-1977
Botanist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Frank Edward Smith

Sir Frank Edward Smith

1879-1970
Scientist
Sitter in 10 portraits
Sir James Edward Smith

Sir James Edward Smith

1759-1828
Botanist
Sitter in 6 portraits
Sydney William Smith

Sydney William Smith

1878-1963
Lecturer and scientist
Sitter in 5 portraits
No individual image available for this person

(George) Robert Sabine Snow

1897-1969
Botanist and scholar
Sitter in 1 portrait
Maggie Snowling

Maggie Snowling

1955-
Professor of Psychology
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Alfred Spender

Michael Alfred Spender

1906-1945
Scientist and explorer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl Stanhope

Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl Stanhope

1753-1816
Scientist and politician; MP for Wycombe
Sitter associated with 46 portraits
Sir Thomas Stevenson

Sir Thomas Stevenson

1838-1908
Scientific analyst and toxicologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Alexander Strange

Alexander Strange

1818-1876
Colonel and scientist
Sitter in 1 portrait

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