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(John Edward) Christopher Hill

(John Edward) Christopher Hill

1912-2003
Historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Rodney Howard Hilton

Rodney Howard Hilton

1916-2002
Historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Shere Hite

Shere Hite

1942-2020
Cultural historian, feminist, relationship therapist, author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Richard Colt Hoare, 2nd Bt

Sir Richard Colt Hoare, 2nd Bt

1758-1838
Landowner and antiquary
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist associated with 1 portrait
Penelope Hobhouse

Penelope Hobhouse

1929-
Garden designer, writer and historian of gardens
Sitter in 1 portrait
Eric John Ernest Hobsbawm

Eric John Ernest Hobsbawm

1917-2012
Historian
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir William Searle Holdsworth

Sir William Searle Holdsworth

1871-1944
Legal historian
Sitter in 10 portraits
Nathaniel Hooke

Nathaniel Hooke

died 1763
Historian and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Brian Gwynne Horrocks

Sir Brian Gwynne Horrocks

1895-1985
Army officer and military historian
Sitter in 11 portraits
Sir Michael Eliot Howard

Sir Michael Eliot Howard

1922-2019
Military historian and lecturer; Coldstream Guards officer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Henry Hoyle Howorth

Sir Henry Hoyle Howorth

1842-1923
Historian, archaeologist, barrister and Conservative politician; MP for Salford South
Sitter in 5 portraits
David Hume

David Hume

1711-1776
Philosopher and historian
Sitter in 6 portraits
John Hutchins

John Hutchins

1698-1773
Historian of Dorset
Sitter in 1 portrait
Henry Doveton Hutchinson

Henry Doveton Hutchinson

1847-1924
Lieutenant-General and military historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Hutton

William Hutton

1723-1815
Topographer and local historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Giles Stephen Holland Fox-Strangways, 6th Earl of Ilchester

Giles Stephen Holland Fox-Strangways, 6th Earl of Ilchester

1874-1959
Landowner and historian
Sitter in 7 portraits
Victor Israelyan

Victor Israelyan

1919-2005
Physician; writer; diplomat and historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Emily Nevill Jackson (née Gatliff)

Emily Nevill Jackson (née Gatliff)

1861-1947
Journalist and historian of silhouettes
Sitter in 2 portraits
C.L.R. James

C.L.R. James

1901-1989
Historian and writer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ian Jeffrey

Ian Jeffrey

Art historian, writer and curator
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Alexander Jencks

Charles Alexander Jencks

1939-2019
Architectural historian, writer and lecturer; garden designer; co-founder of the Maggie's Centres
Sitter in 3 portraits
Edward Jesse

Edward Jesse

1780-1868
Natural historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Edward Alfred Jones

1872-1943
Historian, antiquarian and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
White Kennett

White Kennett

1660-1728
Bishop of Peterborough and historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Robert Wyndham Ketton-Cremer

Robert Wyndham Ketton-Cremer

1906-1969
Biographer and county historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alexander William Kinglake

Alexander William Kinglake

1809-1891
Historian and travel writer
Sitter in 8 portraits
Charles Lethbridge Kingsford

Charles Lethbridge Kingsford

1862-1926
Historian and topographer
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Patrick Douglas Balfour, 3rd Baron Kinross

John Patrick Douglas Balfour, 3rd Baron Kinross

1904-1976
Historian, biographer and journalist
Sitter in 8 portraits
John Knox

John Knox

circa 1514-1572
Scottish reformer and historian
Sitter associated with 35 portraits
John Kobal

John Kobal

1940-1991
Film historian, writer and photograph collector
Sitter in 3 portraits
Robert George Dalrymple Laffan

Robert George Dalrymple Laffan

1887-1972
Lecturer in History, University of Cambridge and Life Fellow of Queens' College
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Lambarde

William Lambarde

1536-1601
Historian and lawyer
Sitter in 8 portraits
Robin Lane Fox

Robin Lane Fox

1946-
Writer and historian of gardens
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edwin Lankester

Edwin Lankester

1814-1874
Public health reformer and natural historian
Sitter in 6 portraits
(William) Edward Hartpole Lecky

(William) Edward Hartpole Lecky

1838-1903
Irish historian, essayist and politician; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 20 portraits
Gordon Leff

Gordon Leff

1926-2020
Writer and lecturer on medieval history
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomas Leland

Thomas Leland

1722-1785
Irish historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ada Elizabeth Levett

Ada Elizabeth Levett

1881-1932
Historian, writer and lecturer, St Hilda's Hall, Oxford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Karl Joseph Leyser

Karl Joseph Leyser

1920-1992
Historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Lingard

John Lingard

1771-1851
Roman Catholic historian
Sitter in 4 portraits
Valerie Lloyd

Valerie Lloyd

1945-1999
Photographer, historian, curator and patron of the arts
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 1 portrait
Edmund Lodge

Edmund Lodge

1756-1839
Historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth (née Harman), Countess of Longford

Elizabeth (née Harman), Countess of Longford

1906-2002
Historian and writer; wife of 7th Earl of Longford
Sitter in 19 portraits
Thomas Francis Dermot Pakenham, 8th Earl of Longford

Thomas Francis Dermot Pakenham, 8th Earl of Longford

1933-
Journalist, historian and arborist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir Charles Prestwood Lucas

Sir Charles Prestwood Lucas

1853-1931
Civil servant and historian
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Henry Churchill Maxwell Lyte

Sir Henry Churchill Maxwell Lyte

1848-1940
Historian and archivist
Sitter in 6 portraits
Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay

Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay

1800-1859
Historian, poet and politician; MP for Calne, Leeds and Edinburgh; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery
Sitter in 26 portraits
Catharine Macaulay (née Sawbridge)

Catharine Macaulay (née Sawbridge)

1731-1791
Historian and political polemicist
Sitter in 17 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Ronald Buchanan McCallum

1898-1973
Historian and Master of Pembroke College, Oxford
Sitter in 1 portrait
Justin McCarthy

Justin McCarthy

1830-1912
Irish nationalist and Liberal historian, novelist and politician
Sitter in 14 portraits
Charles Macfarlane

Charles Macfarlane

1799-1858
Writer, historian and traveller
Sitter in 1 portrait
Oliver Ross McGregor, Baron McGregor

Oliver Ross McGregor, Baron McGregor

1921-1997
Sociologist, social historian and public servant
Sitter in 1 portrait
John McManners

John McManners

1916-2006
Theologian and historian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Walter James Macqueen-Pope

Walter James Macqueen-Pope

1888-1960
Theatre manager, publicist and historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Philip Montefiore Magnus-Allcroft (né Magnus), 2nd Bt

Sir Philip Montefiore Magnus-Allcroft (né Magnus), 2nd Bt

1906-1988
Historian, Justice of the Peace and army major
Sitter in 11 portraits
Frederic William Maitland

Frederic William Maitland

1850-1906
Historian of law
Sitter in 2 portraits
Benjamin Heath Malkin

Benjamin Heath Malkin

1769-1842
Historian and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roger Mansfield

Roger Mansfield

1952-
Surfer; Historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roger Manvell

Roger Manvell

1909-1987
Film historian and biographer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir John Arthur Ransome Marriott

Sir John Arthur Ransome Marriott

1859-1945
Historian, educationalist and politician
Sitter in 14 portraits

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