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- profession 'Literature, Journalism and Publishing'

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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