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1710 portraits matching these criteria:

- subject matching 'Writing'

A selection of portraits that depict writing paraphernalia or sitter's writing. See also: 'Books and libraries' (Accessory) and 'Reading' (Activity).

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Sir Henry Unton, by Unknown artist - NPG 710

Sir Henry Unton

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, circa 1596
On display in Room 2 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 710

King Charles I; Sir Edward Walker, by Unknown artist - NPG 1961

King Charles I; Sir Edward Walker

by Unknown artist
oil on canvas, circa 1650
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1961

John Thurloe, by Unknown artist - NPG 1033

John Thurloe

by Unknown artist
oil on canvas, perhaps 18th century, based on a work of 1650s
NPG 1033

Edward Cocker, after a print by Richard Gaywood - NPG 274

Edward Cocker

after a print by Richard Gaywood
oil on canvas, feigned oval, based on a work of 1657
NPG 274

Jonathan Swift, by Charles Jervas - NPG 278

Jonathan Swift

by Charles Jervas
oil on canvas, circa 1718
On display in Room 10 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 278

Alexander Pope, studio of Michael Dahl - NPG 4132

Alexander Pope

studio of Michael Dahl
oil on canvas, circa 1727
On display at Handel House Museum, London
NPG 4132

William Warburton, by Charles Philips - NPG 23

William Warburton

by Charles Philips
oil on canvas, circa 1737
NPG 23

Frederick North, 2nd Earl of Guilford, by Pompeo Batoni - NPG 6180

Frederick North, 2nd Earl of Guilford

by Pompeo Batoni
oil on canvas, 1752-1756
On display in Room 14 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6180

Samuel Richardson, by Mason Chamberlin - NPG 6435

Samuel Richardson

by Mason Chamberlin
oil on copper, 1754 or before
NPG 6435