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Jewish sitters


236 People in sitter grouping:

A selection of Jewish sitters represented in the collection. See also the Jewish artists group.

Sid James

Sid James

1913-1976
Actor
Sitter in 14 portraits
James Jarché

James Jarché

1891-1965
Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 50 portraits
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

1927-2013
Writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Keith Sinjohn Joseph, Baron Joseph

Keith Sinjohn Joseph, Baron Joseph

1918-1994
Conservative politician and barrister
Sitter in 28 portraits
R.B. Kitaj

R.B. Kitaj

1932-2007
Painter
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits
Melanie Klein

Melanie Klein

1882-1960
Psychoanalyst and writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alexander Korda

Alexander Korda

1893-1956
Film producer
Sitter in 13 portraits
Leon Kossoff

Leon Kossoff

1926-
Painter and draughtsman
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Jacob Kramer

Jacob Kramer

1892-1962
Artist
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 7 portraits
Sir Hans Adolf Krebs

Sir Hans Adolf Krebs

1900-1981
Biochemist
Sitter in 12 portraits
Sir Denys Lasdun

Sir Denys Lasdun

1914-2001
Architect
Sitter in 6 portraits
Helen Lessore

Helen Lessore

1907-1994
Artist; founder of Beaux Arts Gallery
Sitter in 9 portraits
Joseph Moses Levy

Joseph Moses Levy

1812-1888
Founder of the 'Daily Telegraph'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jenny Lind

Jenny Lind

1820-1887
Singer, known as 'the Swedish nightingale'; wife of Otto Moritz David Goldschmidt
Sitter in 20 portraits
Linda McCartney

Linda McCartney

1941-1998
Photographer, artist, musician, businesswoman, cookery writer and animal rights activist; late wife of Sir Paul McCartney
Sitter in 10 portraits | Artist of 14 portraits
Alicia Markova

Alicia Markova

1910-2004
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 35 portraits
Karl Marx

Karl Marx

1818-1883
Social, political and economic theorist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Maxwell

Robert Maxwell

1923-1991
Newspaper proprietor and publisher
Sitter in 8 portraits
Alfred Moritz Mond, 1st Baron Melchett

Alfred Moritz Mond, 1st Baron Melchett

1868-1930
Industrialist, financier and Liberal politician; MP for Chester, Swansea and Carmarthen
Sitter in 10 portraits
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

1809-1847
Composer
Sitter in 2 portraits