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Women writers


152 People in group

Barbara Hedworth

Barbara Hedworth

Writer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Leslie Ruth Howard

Leslie Ruth Howard

1924-2013
Writer; daughter of Leslie Howard
Sitter in 1 portrait
Naomi Jacob

Naomi Jacob

1884-1964
Writer and actress
Sitter in 5 portraits
P.D. James

P.D. James

1920-2014
Writer and public servant
Sitter in 9 portraits
Margaret Elizabeth Child-Villiers (née Leigh), Countess of Jersey

Margaret Elizabeth Child-Villiers (née Leigh), Countess of Jersey

1849-1945
Political hostess, philanthropist and children's writer; wife of 7th Earl of Jersey; daughter of 2nd Baron Leigh
Sitter in 8 portraits
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

1927-2013
Writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mary Margaret ('Mollie') Kaye

Mary Margaret ('Mollie') Kaye

1908-2004
Novelist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sheila Kaye-Smith

Sheila Kaye-Smith

1887-1956
Writer
Sitter in 12 portraits
Alison Louise ('A.L.') Kennedy

Alison Louise ('A.L.') Kennedy

1965-
Writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Margaret Moore Kennedy

Margaret Moore Kennedy

1896-1967
Writer
Sitter associated with 12 portraits
Lady Caroline Lamb

Lady Caroline Lamb

1785-1828
Novelist; Wife of William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne
Sitter in 2 portraits
Letitia Elizabeth Landon (Mrs Maclean)

Letitia Elizabeth Landon (Mrs Maclean)

1802-1838
Poet and novelist
Sitter associated with 4 portraits
Marghanita Laski

Marghanita Laski

1915-1988
Novelist, critic and journalist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Rosamond Nina Lehmann

Rosamond Nina Lehmann

1901-1990
Novelist
Sitter in 24 portraits
Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing

1919-2013
Writer; Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 16 portraits
Kathy Lette

Kathy Lette

1958-
Writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Maud Sophia Levett

1866-1947
Writer; wife of William Swinnerton Byrd Levett
Sitter in 3 portraits
Lady (Maria) Theresa Lewis (née Villiers)

Lady (Maria) Theresa Lewis (née Villiers)

1803-1865
Writer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Christina Catherine Liddell (née Fraser-Tytler)

Christina Catherine Liddell (née Fraser-Tytler)

1848-1927
Writer; wife of Edward Thomas Liddell; daughter of Charles Edward Fraser-Tytler
Sitter in 1 portrait

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