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5962 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Literature, Journalism and Publishing'

Michael Abbensetts

Michael Abbensetts

1938-2016
Playwright and television screenwriter
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur William à Beckett

Arthur William à Beckett

1844-1909
Humorist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Lascelles Abercrombie

Lascelles Abercrombie

1881-1938
Poet and critic
Sitter in 2 portraits
Nigel James Abercrombie

Nigel James Abercrombie

1908-1986
Freelance writer and Professor of French
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edmond François Valentin About

Edmond François Valentin About

1828-1885
Novelist, publicist and journalist
Sitter in 3 portraits
James Johnston Abraham

James Johnston Abraham

1876-1963
Surgeon and writer
Sitter in 9 portraits
Gerald Abrahams

Gerald Abrahams

1907-1980
Barrister, lecturer and author
Sitter in 6 portraits
Dannie Abse

Dannie Abse

1923-2014
Poet; doctor; author and playwright
Sitter in 3 portraits
Leo Abse

Leo Abse

1917-2008
Lawyer, writer and Labour politician; MP for Pontypool and Torfaen
Sitter in 11 portraits
Kathy Acker (née Lehman)

Kathy Acker (née Lehman)

1944?-1997
Writer and performance artist
Sitter in 2 portraits
J.R. Ackerley

J.R. Ackerley

1896-1967
Writer and editor
Sitter in 7 portraits
Rudolph Ackermann

Rudolph Ackermann

1764-1834
Publisher
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist associated with 95 portraits
Rodney Ackland

Rodney Ackland

1908-1991
Actor and playwright
Sitter in 16 portraits
Peter Ackroyd

Peter Ackroyd

1949-
Novelist, biographer and critic
Sitter in 1 portrait
Harold Acton

Harold Acton

1904-1994
Author
Sitter in 5 portraits
Alexander Adam

Alexander Adam

1741-1809
Rector of High School in Edinburgh; writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Francis Adams Sr

Charles Francis Adams Sr

1807-1886
Lawyer, politician, diplomat and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams

1952-2001
Writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Adams

Richard Adams

1920-2016
Novelist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sarah Flower Adams

Sarah Flower Adams

1805-1848
Poet and hymn writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Adams

William Adams

1814-1848
Church of England clergyman and author
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Davenport Adams

William Davenport Adams

1851-1904
Journalist and compiler of reference works
Sitter in 1 portrait
Fleur Adcock

Fleur Adcock

1934-
Poet
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Arthur) St John Adcock

(Arthur) St John Adcock

1864-1930
Literary critic
Sitter in 2 portraits
Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison

1672-1719
Essayist and poet
Sitter in 24 portraits
William Addy

William Addy

baptised 1618?-1695?
Stenographer and writing-master
Sitter in 3 portraits
Kate Adie

Kate Adie

1945-
Chief News Correspondent, BBC; Writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Willett Lawrence Adye

Willett Lawrence Adye

1818-1878
Landowner, biblical scholar, musicologist and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Herbert Sebastian Agar

Herbert Sebastian Agar

1897-1980
Author and publisher
Sitter in 15 portraits
John Agard

John Agard

1949-
Poet, playwright, performer and anthologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Evershed Agate

James Evershed Agate

1877-1947
Drama critic
Sitter in 21 portraits
Sir George William Agnew, 2nd Bt

Sir George William Agnew, 2nd Bt

1852-1941
Art publisher
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Fordyce Aickman

Robert Fordyce Aickman

1914-1981
Short-story writer, editor, author, novelist
Sitter in 4 portraits
(Charles) Hamilton Aidé

(Charles) Hamilton Aidé

1826-1906
Novelist and poet
Sitter in 2 portraits
John Aikin

John Aikin

1747-1822
Physician and author
Sitter in 3 portraits
Alfred Ainger

Alfred Ainger

1837-1904
Writer, humorist and divine
Sitter in 2 portraits
Harrison Ainsworth

Harrison Ainsworth

1888-1965
Newspaper editor
Sitter associated with 8 portraits
Ian Levack Aitken

Ian Levack Aitken

1927-2018
Journalist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Max Aitken

Sir Max Aitken

1910-1985
Newspaper publisher; President of Express Newspapers; son of 1st Baron Beaverbrook
Sitter in 5 portraits
Jonathan William Patrick Aitken

Jonathan William Patrick Aitken

1942-
Company director, politician and newspaper columnist and writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Mark Akenside

Mark Akenside

1721-1770
Poet and physician
Sitter in 4 portraits
John Akomfrah

John Akomfrah

1957-
Artist, writer, film director, screenwriter, theorist and curator
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Alabaster

William Alabaster

1568-1640
Church of England clergyman and writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Céleste Albaret

Céleste Albaret

1892-1984
Housekeeper for Marcel Proust
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jim Albery

Jim Albery

1838-1889
Playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert James Albery

Robert James Albery

circa 1850-1934
Journalist for Daily Express (Dublin)
Sitter in 1 portrait
Giambattista Albrizzi

Giambattista Albrizzi

1698-1777
Italian publisher and journalist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Amanda Alcock

Amanda Alcock

active 2011
Subscriptions Manager for Private Eye
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Percy Alden

Sir Percy Alden

1865-1944
Politician, writer and social reformer
Sitter in 11 portraits
(Edward Godfree) Richard Aldington

(Edward Godfree) Richard Aldington

1892-1962
Poet, critic and novelist
Sitter in 9 portraits
Giovanni Aldini

Giovanni Aldini

1762-1834
Italian experimental philosopher and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Brian Aldiss

Brian Aldiss

1925-2017
Writer and critic
Sitter in 4 portraits
Ulisse Aldrovandi

Ulisse Aldrovandi

1522-1605
Italian naturalist, collector and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Henry Alexander

Sir Henry Alexander

1875-1940
Lord Provost of Aberdeen and free press editor
Sitter in 2 portraits
James Edward Alexander

James Edward Alexander

1803-1885
Soldier and author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Alexander

Robert Alexander

1795-1854
Editor and newspaper proprietor
Sitter in 3 portraits
Stanley Walter Alexander

Stanley Walter Alexander

1895-1980
Financial journalist and editor
Sitter in 6 portraits

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