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Jewish sitters


237 People in sitter grouping:

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

Yehudi Menuhin

Yehudi Menuhin

1916-1999
Violinist, conductor and philanthropist
Sitter in 45 portraits
Ian Mikardo

Ian Mikardo

1908-1993
Writer, zionist and Labour politician; MP for Reading, Bethnal Green and Poplar
Sitter in 7 portraits
César Milstein

César Milstein

1927-2002
Molecular biologist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Moses Haim Montefiore, 1st Bt

Sir Moses Haim Montefiore, 1st Bt

1784-1885
Financier, Jewish community leader and philanthropist
Sitter in 8 portraits
Dame Julia Babette Sarah Neuberger

Dame Julia Babette Sarah Neuberger

1950-
Rabbi
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sophie Okonedo

Sophie Okonedo

1968-
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nikolaus Pevsner

Nikolaus Pevsner

1902-1983
Art historian and architectural scholar
Sitter in 5 portraits
Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter

1930-2008
Playwright, actor and director
Sitter in 21 portraits
Jonathan Henry Sacks, Baron Sacks

Jonathan Henry Sacks, Baron Sacks

1948-
Chief Rabbi, United Hebrew Congregations of the British Commonwealth of Nations
Sitter in 2 portraits
Oliver Sacks

Oliver Sacks

1933-2015
Writer and neurologist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Herbert Louis Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel

Herbert Louis Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel

1870-1963
Home Secretary, 1st High Commissioner of Palestine and leader of the Liberal Party
Sitter in 45 portraits
Siegfried Sassoon

Siegfried Sassoon

1886-1967
Poet and prose writer
Sitter in 86 portraits
Antony Sher

Antony Sher

1949-
Actor and writer
Sitter in 11 portraits
Israel Moses Sieff, Baron Sieff

Israel Moses Sieff, Baron Sieff

1889-1972
President of Marks & Spencer; Zionist
Sitter in 10 portraits
Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton

Marcus Joseph Sieff, Baron Sieff of Brimpton

1913-2001
Businessman
Sitter in 2 portraits
Yolanda Sonnabend

Yolanda Sonnabend

1935-2015
Theatrical designer and painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 9 portraits
David Sylvester

David Sylvester

1924-2001
Writer on art and exhibition curator
Sitter in 5 portraits
Anton Walbrook

Anton Walbrook

1900-1967
Actor
Sitter in 8 portraits
Sir Arnold Wesker

Sir Arnold Wesker

1932-2016
Playwright
Sitter in 15 portraits
Sir Nicholas George Winton

Sir Nicholas George Winton

1909-2015
Banker and humanitarian, led the Czech Kindertransport mission; centenarian
Sitter in 1 portrait