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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.

No individual image available for this person

Isidore Kerman

1905-1998
Solicitor, property speculator, restaurant owner, racecourse owner and philanthropist
Sitter in 2 portraits
Arthur Koestler

Arthur Koestler

1905-1983
Writer
Sitter in 14 portraits
Harold Laski

Harold Laski

1893-1950
Political theorist
Sitter in 8 portraits
Sir Sidney Lee

Sir Sidney Lee

1859-1926
Shakespearian scholar; editor of the Dictionary of National Biography
Sitter in 1 portrait
Paul Philip Levertoff

Paul Philip Levertoff

1878-1954
Hebrew scholar and reverend
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dayan Myer Szulim Lew

Dayan Myer Szulim Lew

1907-1987
Dayan of the London Beth Din
Sitter in 1 portrait
Oscar Lewenstein

Oscar Lewenstein

1917-1997
Theatre impresario and film producer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Bernard Lewis

1916-2018
Professor of Near Eastern Studies
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir George Henry Lewis, 1st Bt

Sir George Henry Lewis, 1st Bt

1833-1911
Solicitor
Sitter in 12 portraits
Ted ('Kid') Lewis

Ted ('Kid') Lewis

1893-1970
Boxing promoter; agent of Jimmy Wilde
Sitter in 1 portrait
Karl Joseph Leyser

Karl Joseph Leyser

1920-1992
Historian
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Lightfoot

John Lightfoot

1602-1675
Hebraist and rabbinical scholar
Sitter in 3 portraits
Daniel Leopold Lipson

Daniel Leopold Lipson

1886-1963
Teacher, Mayor of Cheltenham and Conservative politician; MP for Cheltenham
Sitter in 10 portraits
Benjamin Lumley

Benjamin Lumley

1811 or 1812-1875
Opera manager and author
Sitter in 2 portraits
Edgar Marcus Lustgarten

Edgar Marcus Lustgarten

1907-1978
Broadcaster, narrator of criminal trials and WW II propagandist
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
Rika ('Rixi') Markus (née Scharfstein)

Rika ('Rixi') Markus (née Scharfstein)

1910-1992
Bridge player and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Raphael Meldola

Raphael Meldola

1849-1915
Chemist
Sitter in 7 portraits
Moses Mendez (Mendes)

Moses Mendez (Mendes)

1690?-1758
Poet and dramatist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Daniel Mendoza

Daniel Mendoza

1764-1836
Pugilist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Anthony John Charles Meyer, 3rd Bt

Sir Anthony John Charles Meyer, 3rd Bt

1920-2004
Soldier, diplomat and politician
Sitter in 8 portraits
Lady Naomi Margaret Mitchison (née Haldane)

Lady Naomi Margaret Mitchison (née Haldane)

1897-1998
Writer; diarist for Mass-Observation; wife of Gilbert Richard Mitchison; daughter of John Scott Haldane
Sitter in 4 portraits
Sir John Monash

Sir John Monash

1865-1931
General; Civil Engineer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Claude Joseph Goldsmid Montefiore

Claude Joseph Goldsmid Montefiore

1858-1938
Biblical scholar and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Eli Montlake

Eli Montlake

1923-1992
Artist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Aline Mozelle Morny (née Ezra)

Aline Mozelle Morny (née Ezra)

1922-2002
Daughter of Alfred Ezra; wife of Claude J. Morny
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ignatz Moscheles

Ignatz Moscheles

1794-1870
Pianist and composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir David Napley

Sir David Napley

1915-1994
Solicitor and President of the Law Society
Sitter in 1 portrait
Harry Louis Nathan, 1st Baron Nathan

Harry Louis Nathan, 1st Baron Nathan

1889-1963
Lawyer
Sitter in 18 portraits
Oscar Nemon

Oscar Nemon

1906-1985
Sculptor
Sitter in 8 portraits | Artist associated with 2 portraits
Eva Urvasi Neurath (née Itzig)

Eva Urvasi Neurath (née Itzig)

1908-1999
Publisher
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hannah Norsa

Hannah Norsa

died 1784
Singer and actress
Sitter in 3 portraits
Maurice Orbach

Maurice Orbach

1902-1979
Labour politician; MP for Willesden East and Stockport South
Sitter in 14 portraits
Dame Simone Ruth Prendergast (née Laski)

Dame Simone Ruth Prendergast (née Laski)

1930-2012
Public servant and Head of the UK Jewish Lads' and Girls' Brigade
Sitter in 2 portraits
Dayan Abraham Rapoport

Dayan Abraham Rapoport

1908-1973
Jewish judge
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hannah Primrose (née de Rothschild), Countess of Rosebery

Hannah Primrose (née de Rothschild), Countess of Rosebery

1851-1890
Wife of 5th Earl of Rosebery
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ismond Rosen

Ismond Rosen

1924-1996
Psychoanalyst, psychiatrist and artist
Sitter in 1 portrait | Artist of 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Joseph Sagall

1906-1967
Banker and leading Zionist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Albert Abdullah David Sassoon, 1st Bt

Sir Albert Abdullah David Sassoon, 1st Bt

1818-1896
Merchant and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Sassoon

David Sassoon

1932-
Fashion designer
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Semtob Sequerra

died 1955
Sitter in 2 portraits
Shulamith Shafir

Shulamith Shafir

1923-2000
Pianist
Sitter in 3 portraits
Reverend Louis Shaposnick

Reverend Louis Shaposnick

active 1930s
Jewish Reader
Sitter in 1 portrait
Simeon Singer

Simeon Singer

1848-1906
Rabbi
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Leonard Jaques Stein

1887-1973
Jewish activist and Zionist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gladys Bertha ('G.B.') Stern

Gladys Bertha ('G.B.') Stern

1890-1973
Novelist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Mike Stern

Mike Stern

active 1930s
Market trader; 'Petticoat Lane Cheapjack'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Edward Anthony Strauss

Edward Anthony Strauss

1862-1939
Politician and corn, grain and hop merchant
Sitter in 2 portraits
Eli Sufrin

Eli Sufrin

1953-
Rabbi
Sitter in 1 portrait
Joseph Sunlight

Joseph Sunlight

1889-1978
Architect and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dayan Morris Swift

Dayan Morris Swift

1907-1983
Rabbi, Dayan of the London Beth Din
Sitter in 1 portrait
Manfred ('Fred') Uhlman

Manfred ('Fred') Uhlman

1901-1985
Writer and painter
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Ralph Charles Yablon

1906-1984
Solicitor, philanthropist and founder member of Westminster Synagogue
Sitter in 1 portrait
Israel Zangwill

Israel Zangwill

1864-1926
Novelist and advocate of Jewish causes
Sitter in 11 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Hirsch Jacob Zimmels

1900-1974
Rabbi
Sitter in 1 portrait