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Physicians and surgeons


468 People in group

Dame Louisa Brandreth Aldrich-Blake

Dame Louisa Brandreth Aldrich-Blake

1865-1925
Surgeon; first British woman to obtain the degree of Master of Surgery; daughter of Frederick James Aldrich-Blake
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Roger Bannister

Sir Roger Bannister

1929-2018
Physician and middle distance runner; Olympian and first person to break the four minute mile
Sitter in 4 portraits
Dame Carol Mary Black

Dame Carol Mary Black

1939-
Rheumatologist; President of the Royal College of Physicians
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir William Butts

Sir William Butts

1485-1545
Physician and confidant of Henry VIII
Sitter associated with 7 portraits
Sir Roy Yorke Calne

Sir Roy Yorke Calne

1930-
Surgeon
Sitter in 3 portraits
Erasmus Darwin

Erasmus Darwin

1731-1802
Physician and poet
Sitter in 8 portraits
Dame Sally Davies

Dame Sally Davies

1949-
Chief Medical Officer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Henry Havelock Ellis

Henry Havelock Ellis

1859-1939
Physician and psychologist
Sitter in 17 portraits
William Harvey

William Harvey

1578-1657
Physician, discovered the circulation of the blood
Sitter in 19 portraits
Joseph Hume

Joseph Hume

1777-1855
Doctor and politician; MP for Aberdeen Burghs, Middlesex and Montrose Burghs
Sitter associated with 75 portraits
John Hunter

John Hunter

1728-1793
Surgeon and anatomist
Sitter in 13 portraits
William Hunter

William Hunter

1718-1783
Anatomist and physician; obstetrician and physician to Queen Charlotte
Sitter associated with 6 portraits
Edward Jenner

Edward Jenner

1749-1823
Surgeon; discoverer of vaccination
Sitter in 11 portraits
Sophia Jex-Blake

Sophia Jex-Blake

1840-1912
Physician and campaigner for women's rights
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joseph Lister, Baron Lister

Joseph Lister, Baron Lister

1827-1912
Surgeon and founder of a system of antiseptic surgery
Sitter in 16 portraits
Sir Archibald Hector McIndoe

Sir Archibald Hector McIndoe

1900-1960
Plastic surgeon
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Theodore Turquet de Mayerne

Sir Theodore Turquet de Mayerne

1573-1655
Physician and chemist
Sitter in 12 portraits
Richard Mead

Richard Mead

1673-1754
Physician
Sitter associated with 9 portraits
Jonathan Miller

Jonathan Miller

1934-
Physician, theatre and opera director and television presenter
Sitter in 29 portraits
Harold Moody

Harold Moody

1882-1947
Physician; founder of the League of Coloured Peoples
Sitter in 1 portrait
Daniel Rutherford

Daniel Rutherford

1749-1819
Physician and botanist
Sitter in 6 portraits
Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer

1875-1965
Physician, musician and philosopher
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Sir Hans Sloane, Bt

Sir Hans Sloane, Bt

1660-1753
Physician and collector
Sitter in 8 portraits
Edith Summerskill, Baroness Summerskill

Edith Summerskill, Baroness Summerskill

1901-1980
Physician, feminist, writer and Labour politician; MP for Warrington and Fulham West
Sitter in 16 portraits
Sir Frederick Treves, 1st Bt

Sir Frederick Treves, 1st Bt

1853-1923
Surgeon and author; Serjeant Surgeon to the King
Sitter in 11 portraits
Sir Magdi Habib Yacoub

Sir Magdi Habib Yacoub

1935-
Cardiothoracic surgeon
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur Lawrence Abel

Arthur Lawrence Abel

1895-1978
Consulting surgeon
Sitter in 2 portraits
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John Abercrombie

1780-1844
Physician
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Abernethy

John Abernethy

1764-1831
Surgeon and teacher
Sitter in 10 portraits
James Johnston Abraham

James Johnston Abraham

1876-1963
Surgeon and writer
Sitter in 9 portraits
Sir George Stewart Abram

Sir George Stewart Abram

1866-1928
Physician; Mayor of Reading
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1st Bt

Sir Henry Wentworth Acland, 1st Bt

1815-1900
Physician
Sitter in 7 portraits
Sir Maurice Henry Adams

Sir Maurice Henry Adams

1908-1992
Surgeon Major and Rear-Admiral
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Aikin

John Aikin

1747-1822
Physician and author
Sitter in 3 portraits
Mark Akenside

Mark Akenside

1721-1770
Poet and physician
Sitter in 4 portraits
Nicholas Alcocke

Nicholas Alcocke

active 1541-died 1550
Surgeon to King Edward VI
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
William Pulteney Alison

William Pulteney Alison

1790-1859
Physician
Sitter in 4 portraits
John Allen

John Allen

1771-1843
Historian and resident physician at Holland House
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Anderson

James Anderson

1738-1809
Botanist, agriculturalist and physician in India
Sitter in 7 portraits