Adélaïde Labille-Guiard Adélaïde Labille-Guiard (11 April 1749 – 24 April 1803), also known as Adélaïde Labille-Guiard des Vertus, was a French miniaturist and portrait painter.
Adélaïde Victoire Hall Adélaïde Victoire Hall, called Adèle (11 May 1772, in Paris – 14 October 1844, in Paris), was a Swedish-French artist and noble (marquise).
Alan Blyth (artist) Alan Blyth (- 1953) was an English artist who primarily painted landscape and botanical paintings, predominantly in the oil medium.
Albert Anker Albert Samuel Anker (April 1, 1831 – July 16, 1910) was a Swiss painter and illustrator who has been called the "national painter" of Switzerland because of his enduringly popular depictio...
Albert Bertelsen Albert Bertelsen (born November 17, 1921) is a Danish autodidact painter and graphic artist.
Albert Gallatin Hoit Albert Gallatin Hoit (December 13, 1809 – December 18, 1856) was an American painter who lived in Boston, Massachusetts.
Albert Henry Collings Albert Henry Collings, RBA (1868 – 6 May 1947) was an English artist most notable for his portraiture.
Alessandro Allori Alessandro di Cristofano di Lorenzo del Bronzino Allori (Florence, 31 May 1535 – 22 September 1607) was an Italian portrait painter of the late Mannerist Florentine school.
Alessandro Longhi Alessandro Longhi was a Venetian portrait painter and printmaker in etching.
Alexander Cooper Alexander Cooper (December 11, 1609 - 1660) was an English Baroque miniature painter.
Alexander Kucharsky Alexander Kucharsky (18 March 1741 – 5 November 1819) also Alexandre Kucharsky, was a Polish portrait painter who spent his adult life in France.
Alexander Mann Alexander Mann (22 January 1853 – 26 January 1908) was a Scottish landscape and genre painter.
Alexander Nasmyth Alexander Nasmyth (9 September 1758–10 April 1840) was a Scottish portrait and landscape painter, a pupil of Allan Ramsay.
Alexander Roslin Alexander Roslin (July 15, 1718 – July 5, 1793) was a Swedish portrait painter.
Alexander Zaytsev (artist) Alexander Dmitrievich Zaytsev (Александр Дмитриевич Зайцев) (June 3, 1903, Blagoveshchensk, Russian Empire – May 12, 1982, Leningrad) was a Russian and Soviet painter and art educator, who...
Alexis Leon Louis Valbrun Alexis Leon Louis Valbrun (Paris, January 3, 1803 – Paris, 1852) was a prominent French painter specialized in portraits of the European aristocracy.
Alexis Simon Belle Alexis Simon Belle (12 January 1674 – 21 November 1734) was a French portrait painter, known for his portraits of the French and Jacobite nobility.
Alfons Karpiński Alfons Karpiński (Rozwadów near Tarnobrzeg, February 20, 1875 – June 6, 1961, Kraków, Poland) was a Polish painter specializing in portraits of women, still-life and foreign landscape of I...
Alfred Edward Chalon Alfred Edward Chalon (15 February 1780 – 3 October 1860) was a Swiss portrait painter.
Alfred J. Wiggin Alfred James Wiggin or A.J. Wiggin (1823–1883) was an artist in Massachusetts in the 19th century.
Alonzo Chappel Alonzo Chappel (1828–1887) was an American painter, best known for paintings depicting personalities and events from the American Revolution and early 19th-century American history.
Alvin Gittens Alvin L. Gittins (17 January 1922 – 7 March 1981) was an English-born artist who was a professor at the University of Utah.
Amalia Lindegren Amalia Lindegren, (22 May 1814 – 27 December 1891 was a Swedish artist and painter.
Ambroży Mieroszewski Ambroży Mieroszewski (1802–1884) was a Polish painter who was Frédéric Chopin's first known portraitist.
Anatoli Levitin Anatoli Pavlovich Levitin (Анатолий Павлович Левитин; July 16, 1922, Moscow, Soviet Russia) is a Soviet Russian painter and art educator, People's Artist of the Russian Federation, a member of t...
Andrea Soldi Andrea Soldi was an Italian portraitist active in Britain.
Andreas Brünniche Andreas Pedersen Brünnich (April 4, 1704 in Roskilde - 4 November 1769 in Copenhagen) was a Danish portrait painter, active in the period called either late Baroque or early Rococo.
Andreas Møller (portrait painter) Andreas Møller (Andreas Möller; 30 November 1684 – c. 1762) was a Danish portrait painter and pioneer of miniature painting who worked at many European courts.
Andrei Mylnikov Andrei Andreevich Mylnikov (Мыльников Андрей Андреевич) (22 February 1919, Pokrovsk, Saratov Governorate – 16 May 2012; Saint Petersburg) was a Russian and Soviet painter and art educator,...
Andrew Geddes Andrew Geddes (5 Apr 1783 – 5 May 1844) was a Scottish portrait painter and etcher.
Andrew Plimer Andrew Plimer was a British artist, born in Wellington, Shropshire in 1763 and died in Brighton in 1837.
Anthony van Dyck Sir Anthony van Dyck (many variant spellings; 22 March 1599 – 9 December 1641) was a Flemish Baroque artist who became the leading court painter in England, after enjoying great success in...
Antoine Graincourt Antoine Noël Benoît Graincourt (1748–1823) was a French painter and miniaturist.
Antoine Michel Filhol Antoine Michel Filhol, a French engraver, born in Paris in 1759, was instructed by F. D. Née.
Antoine Plamondon Antoine-Sébastien Plamondon (ca. 1804–1895) was a Canadian artist in Quebec, who painted mainly portraits and religious images, the latter commissioned primarily by churches in and around ...
Antoine Vestier Antoine Vestier (1740–1824) was a French miniaturist and painter of portraits, born at Avallon in Burgundy, who trained in the atelier of Jean-Baptiste Pierre.
Anton Einsle Anton Einsle (1801–1871), an Austrian portrait painter, was born at Vienna in 1801.
Anton Graff Anton Graff (18 November 1736 – 22 June 1813) was an eminent Swiss portrait artist.
Anton Hickel Karl Anton Hickel (1745 – October 30, 1798) was an 18th-century painter.
Benjamin Vandergucht Benjamin Vandergucht or Van der Gucht (1753–1794) was an English painter and picture-dealer.
Benjamin Wilson (painter) Benjamin Wilson (June 21, 1721 – June 6, 1788) was an English painter, printmaker and scientist (natural philosopher).
Bernard Accama Bernardus Accama (1697–1756) was an 18th-century Dutch historical and portrait painter, born in Friesland, possibly in Burum, Friesland, the son of Aeltje Boetes Nievelt and Simon Accama the loc...
Bertrand Freiesleben Bertrand Freiesleben (born 4 October 1967, in Lübeck, West Germany) is a German artist.
Betsy Graves Reyneau Betsy Graves Reyneau (1888–1964) was an American painter, best known for a series of portraits of prominent African Americans once owned by the Harmon Foundation.
Bettina Shaw-Lawrence Bettina Shaw-Lawrence also known as Betty Shaw-Lawrence, is an English 20th century figurative artist born in 1921.
Boris Fogel Boris Alexandrovich Fogel (Борис Александрович Фогель) (January 18, 1872, Buynaksk, Russian Empire – 1961, Leningrad) was a Russian and Soviet painter and art educator, who lived and worke...
Branwell Brontë Patrick Branwell Brontë (26 June 1817 – 24 September 1848) was a painter, and writer and poet, the only son of the Brontë family, and the brother of the writers Charlotte, Emily, and Anne.
Brenda Pye Brenda Pye (29 November 1907 – 26 April 2005), also known by her earlier married name of Brenda Landon or her maiden name of Brenda Capron, was an English portrait painter and landsc...
Brent Townsend Brent Townsend is a Canadian nature artist who designed, in 1996, the portrait of a Polar Bear in early summer on an ice floe that appears on the current Canadian 2 dollar coin.
Bronzino Agnolo di Cosimo (November 17, 1503 – November 23, 1572), usually known as Il Bronzino, or Agnolo Bronzino (mistaken attempts also have been made in the past to assert his name ...
C. F. Goldie Charles Frederick Goldie (1870–1947) was a New Zealand artist, best known for his portrayal of Māori dignitaries.
Carl L. Boeckmann Carl Ludwig Boeckmann (January 29, 1867 – September 23, 1923) was a Norwegian-American artist best known as a portrait painter.
Carl Marcus Tuscher Carl Marcus Tuscher (June 1, 1705 in Nuremberg - January 6, 1751 in Copenhagen) was a German-born Danish polymath: portrait painter, printmaker, architect, and decorator of the Baroque period.
Carl Randall Carl Randall (born 1975) is a British figurative painter, whose recent work is based on images of modern Japan.
Carlo Ceresa Carlo Ceresa (January 20, 1609 – January 29, 1679) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period active mainly around Bergamo.
Carolus-Duran Charles Auguste Émile Durand, known as Carolus-Duran (4 July 1837 – 17 February 1917), was a French painter and art instructor.
Caspar Netscher Caspar (or Gaspar) Netscher (1639 – January 15, 1684) was a Dutch portrait and genre painter.
Cecilia Beaux Cecilia Beaux (May 1, 1855 – September 7, 1942) was an American society portraitist, in the manner of John Singer Sargent.
Cephas Thompson Cephas Thompson (July 1, 1775 – November 6, 1856) was a successful, self-taught, early nineteenth-century portrait painter in the United States, who was born, died, and lived most of his l...
Charles Alston Charles Henry Alston (November 28, 1907 – April 27, 1977) was an African-American painter, sculptor, illustrator, muralist and teacher who lived and worked in the New York City neighborhood of H...
Charles Baxter (painter) Charles Baxter (March 1809 - 10 January 1879) was an English portrait and subject painter, known especially for his portraits of pretty young women.
Charles Beaubrun Charles Beaubrun (Charles Bobrun) (1604–1692) was a French portrait painter active in Paris between 1630 and 1670.
Charles Benazech Charles Benazech (1767/8 - 1794) was an English portrait and historical painter, and aquatint engraver.
Charles Christian Nahl Carl Christian Heinrich Nahl (October 18, 1818 in Kassel – March 1, 1878 in San Francisco), later known as Charles Nahl, and sometimes Karl Nahl, Charles Christian Nahl or Charles C....
Charles Edward Perugini Charles Edward Perugini (1 September 1839 – 22 December 1918), originally Carlo Perugini, was an Italian-born English painter of the Victorian era.
Charles Haslewood Shannon Charles Hazelwood Shannon R.A. (26 April 1863 – 18 March 1937), English artist, was born at Sleaford in Lincolnshire, the son of the Rev.
Chris Lattanzio Chris Lattanzio (born 1963) is an American artist based in Dallas, Texas.
Christen Købke Christen Schiellerup Købke, Danish painter, was born in Copenhagen to Peter Berendt Købke, a baker, and his wife Cecilie Margrete.
Christian Gottlob Fechhelm Christian Gottlob Fechhelm, a portrait and historical painter, born at Dresden in 1732, studied under Mengs, Manjocky, and Hutin, first portrait painting, and then miniature.
Christian Gullager Christian Gullager (1759–1826) was an artist specializing in portraits and theatrical scenery in the late 18th century; he worked in Boston, Massachusetts, New York, and Philadelphia.
Cornelis de Neve Cornelis (also: Cornelius) de Neve or le Neve (born in Antwerp between 1602 and 1622, died in Antwerp around 1678), was a Flemish painter who was for a long period active in England as a...
Cornelis Janssens van Ceulen Cornelis Janssens van Ceulen /kɔrˈneːlɪs ˈjɑnsəns vɑn ˈkøːlən/ (also Cornelius Jonson van Ceulen, Cornelius Johnson, Cornelis Jansz.
Daniel Caffé Daniel Caffé (Küstrin, 1750-Leipzig, 16 January 1850) was a German pastel painter of portraits, active in the late 18th and early centuries.
Daniel du Janerand Daniel du Janerand was a French painter, muralist, and book illustrator.
Daniel Gardner Daniel Gardner (1750 – 8 July 1805) was a British painter, best known for his work as a portraitist.
Daniel Maclise Daniel Maclise (25 January 1806 – 25 April 1870) was an Irish history, literary and portrait painter, and illustrator, who worked for most of his life in London, England.
Daniel Macnee Sir Daniel Macnee FRSE RSA (4 June 1806, Fintry, Stirlingshire – 17 January 1882, Edinburgh), was a Scottish portrait painter who served as president of the Royal Scottish A...
Daniël Mijtens Daniël Mijtens (c. 1590 – 1647/48), known in England as Daniel Mytens the Elder, was a Dutch portrait painter who spent the central years of his career working in England.
David Beck David Beck (or Beek; May 25, 1621 – December 20, 1656), was a Dutch Golden Age portrait painter.
David D. Stern David Stern was born on February 3, 1956 in Essen, Germany and lives in New York.
David Fairrington David Neal Fairrington (born October 18, 1940 in Fort Lewis, Washington) is an American artist currently living in Beaumont, CA. Although mostly associated with his realistic portraits, Fairrin...
David Lenz David Lenz (born, 1962, Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is an American portrait painter.
David Paynter (artist) David Shillingford Paynter RA, OBE (1900–1975), was an internationally renowned Sri Lankan painter.
Demeter Laccataris Demeter Laccataris (1798 – 24 December 1864) was an Austro-Hungarian portrait painter of Greek origin.
Derek Hill (painter) Arthur Derek Hill, CBE (1916 – 30 July 2000) was an English portrait and landscape painter long resident in Ireland.
Diego Velázquez Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (baptised June 6, 1599 – August 6, 1660) was a Spanish painter who was the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV and one of the most important painte...
Dmitry Levitzky Dmitry Levitzky (Dmitry Grigoryevich Levitsky) (Russian: Дмитрий Григорьевич Левицкий, May 1735 – 17 April 1822) was a Russian-Ukrainian portrait painter.
Don Bachardy Donald Jess "Don" Bachardy (born May 18, 1934) is an American portrait artist.
Dorian Allworthy Dorian Allworthy is an American representational, tonal-realist painter working in Chicago.
Dorning Rasbotham Dorning Rasbotham (c. 1730 – November 7, 1791) was an English writer, antiquarian and artist.
E'wao Kagoshima E'wao Kagoshima (born in Japan in 1945) is a Japanese artist whose varying media includes painting, sculpture and collage.
Edmund Ashfield Edmund Ashfield (fl. 1660-1690) was an English portrait painter and miniaturist, who worked in both oils and pastels.
Edmund C. Tarbell Edmund Charles Tarbell (April 26, 1862 – August 1, 1938) was an American Impressionist painter.
Edmund Nelson (painter) Edmund Nelson (24 January 1910 – 22 January 2007) was a British traditional portrait painter.
Edmund Thomas Parris Edmund Thomas Parris (3 June 1793 – 27 November 1873) was an English history, portrait, subject, and panorama painter, book illustrator, designer and art restorer.
Edna Clarke Hall Edna Clarke Hall (1879–1979) was a watercolour artist, etcher, lithographer and draughtsman who is mainly known for her many illustrations to Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë.
Eduard Clemens Fechner Eduard Clemens Fechner, who was born at Gross-Sarchen, near Bad Muskau, in 1799, was a portrait painter and an etcher, who studied in 1814 at Dresden under Grassi and Retsch.
Eduard Kaiser Eduard Kaiser (22 February 1820 in Graz – 30 August 1895 in Vienna) was an Austrian painter and lithographer, as was his brother Alexander Kaiser (1819–1872).
Edward Arthur Walton Edward Arthur Walton (15 April 1860 Glanderston House, Barrhead, Renfrewshire – 18 March 1922 Edinburgh) was a Scottish painter of landscapes and portraits, associated with the Düsseldorf school...
Edward Bower Edward Bower (fl. 1635-1667) was an English portrait painter.
Edward Byng Edward Byng (ca. 1676 – 1753), sometimes spelt Bing, was an English portrait artist.
Edward Chatfield Edward Chatfield (1802– London 22 January 1839) was an English portrait painter,who also painted some historical subjects.
Edward Clifford Edward Clifford (1844–1907) was an English artist and author born in Bristol.
Edward Francis Cunningham Edward Francis Cunningham (ca. 1742–1795), sometimes called Kelso or Calze, was a Scottish portrait painter.
Edward Malbone Edward Greene Malbone (1777–1807) was an American painter, and the most sought-after miniaturist of his day.
Edward Owen (artist) Edward Owen (died 1741) was a Welsh artist; the son of minor nobility from Penrhos on Anglesey, who held an apprenticeship in London with artist Thomas Gibson.
Edward Penny Edward Penny (1714–1791) was an English portrait and historical painter, one of the founder members of the Royal Academy.
Edwin Holgate Edwin Holgate (August 19, 1892 – May 21, 1977), was a Canadian artist, painter and engraver.
Edwin Long Edwin Longsden Long RA (12 July 1829 – 15 May 1891) was an English genre, history, biblical and portrait painter.
Edwin Romanzo Elmer Edwin Romanzo Elmer (1850–1923) was an American portrait, genre and still life painter.
Edwin Tryon Billings Edwin Tryon Billings or E.T. Billings was a portrait painter in 19th-century United States.
Eileen Hogan Eileen Hogan (born 1 March 1946 in London) is an English painter and book artist.
Ejler Andreas Jorgensen Ejler Andreas Christoffer Jorgensen (1838–1876), whose first name is sometimes spelled “Eiler” and whose last name is sometimes spelled “Jørgensen”, was a landscape and portrait painter.
Elisabetta Sirani Elisabetta Sirani (8 January 1638 – 25 August 1665) was an Italian Baroque painter.
Elizabeth Shoumatoff Elizabeth Shoumatoff (1888 – 1980) was an American painter who was best known for painting the Unfinished Portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Ellen Sharples Ellen Wallace Sharples (born 1769 – died 1849 in Wybunbury, Cheshire) was an English painter who specialized in portraits in pastel and in watercolor miniatures on ivory.
Emil Bærentzen Emilius Ditlev Bærentzen, usually known as Emil Bærentzen, (30 October 1799, Copenhagen – 14 February 1868, Copenhagen) was a Danish portrait painter and lithographer, active during the Go...
Emily Sartain Emily Sartain (1841–1927) was the first woman to practice the art of the mezzotint and the only woman to win a gold medal at the 1876 World Fair in Philadelphia.
Eric Kennington Eric Henri Kennington RA (12 March 1888 – 13 April 1960) was an English sculptor, artist and illustrator, and an official war artist in both World Wars.
Erich Correns Erich Correns was born at Cologne in 1821, and after studying jurisprudence at Bonn, went to the Academy at Munich, and became an accomplished portrait painter and lithographer.
Ernest Ludvig Ipsen Ernest L. Ipsen (September 5, 1869 – November 2, 1951) was an American portrait painter.
Ernst Josephson Ernst Josephson (16 April 1851, Stockholm, Sweden – 22 November 1906) was a Swedish painter from a prominent Jewish family, whose main work was done on portraits and paintings of folk life.
Ethan Allen Greenwood Ethan Allen Greenwood was a lawyer, portrait painter, and entrepreneurial museum proprietor in Boston, Massachusetts in the early 19th century.
Eugene Speicher Eugene (Edward) Speicher NA (April 5, 1883 – May 11, 1962) was an American portrait, landscape, and figurative painter.
Eugène Lampsonius Auguste-Hilaire Eugène Lampsonius (1822–71) was a French painter and illustrator.
Everett Kinstler Everett Raymond Kinstler (1926–present) is an American portrait artist, whose official portraits include Presidents Gerald Ford and Ronald Reagan.
Fabian de la Rosa Fabián Cueto de la Rosa (May 5, 1869 – December 14, 1937) was a Filipino painter.
Fabián de la Rosa Fabián Cueto de la Rosa (May 5, 1869 – December 14, 1937) was a Filipino painter.
Felix Ivo Leicher Felix Ivo Leicher (May 18 or 19, 1727 - February 20, 1812) was a Czech-born Viennese painter of altarpieces and secular works, which was spread to a wide area throughout the Habsburg Empire and ...
Ferdinand Elle Ferdinand Elle (1570, Mechelen – 1637, Paris), was a French portrait painter.
Fernando Amorsolo Fernando Cueto Amorsolo (May 30, 1892 – April 24, 1972) is one of the most important artists in the history of painting in the Philippines.
Flora Twort Flora Caroline Twort (24 June 1893 – 1985) was an English painter who specialised in watercolours and pastels of the scenes and people of Petersfield, Hampshire.
Florence Riefle Bahr Florence Elizabeth Riefle Bahr (February 2, 1909 – January 12, 1998) was an American artist and activist.
Fra Galgario Frá Galgario (4 March 1655 – December 1743), born Giuseppe Vittore Ghislandi, and also called Fra Vittore del Galgario, was an Italian painter, mainly active in Bergamo as a portraitis...
Francesco Hayez Francesco Hayez (10 February 1791 – 21 December 1881) was an Italian painter, the leading artist of Romanticism in mid-19th-century Milan, renowned for his grand historical paintings, political ...
Francis Bicknell Carpenter Francis Bicknell Carpenter (August 6, 1830 – May 23, 1900) was an American painter born in Homer, New York.
Francis Cotes Francis Cotes RA (20 May 1726 – 16 July 1770) was an English painter, one of the pioneers of English pastel painting, and a founding member of the Royal Academy in 1768.
Francis Dennis Ramsay Francis Dennis Ramsay (15 March 1925–8 February 2009), known as Dennis Ramsay, was a Scottish portrait painter, trained in London and Paris, who worked mainly in Australia in the classical...
Francis Dodd Francis Edgar Dodd RA (29 November 1874 - 7 March 1949) was a notable British portrait and landscape artist and printmaker.
Francis Dodd (artist) Francis Edgar Dodd (29 November 1874 – 7 March 1949) was a British portrait and landscape artist and printmaker.
Francis Grant (artist) Sir Francis Grant, RA (18 January 1803 – 5 October 1878), was a Scottish portrait painter, who painted Queen Victoria and many distinguished British aristocratic and political figures of the day.
Francis Holl Francis Holl (1815-1884), was an English engraver and the son of prominent engraver William Holl the Elder (c1771-1838), to whom he was apprenticed.
Francis John Williamson Francis John Williamson (17 July 1833 – 12 March 1920) was a British portrait sculptor, reputed to have been Queen Victoria's favourite.
Frank Holl Frank Holl (Francis Montague Holl) (4 July 1845 – 31 July 1888), English painter, was born in London, and was educated chiefly at University College School.
Frank Hughes (artist) Frank Edward Burnham Hughes, N.E.A.C (1905–1987) was an English painter and member of the New English Art Club.
Frank O. Salisbury Francis ("Frank") Owen Salisbury (born Harpenden in Hertfordshire, 18 December 1874 died Hampstead, London, 31 August 1962) was an English artist who specia...
Frans Koppelaar Frans Thomas Koppelaar, is a Dutch painter, who was born in The Hague, Netherlands.
François Clouet François Clouet (c. 1510 – 22 December 1572), son of Jean Clouet, was a French Renaissance miniaturist and painter, particularly known for his detailed portraits of the French ruling family.
François Dumont François Dumont (1751–1831) was a French painter of portrait miniatures Dumont was born at Lunville (Meurthe), and was left an orphan when quite young, with five brothers and sisters to su...
Frederick Richard Say (1804-1868) Frederick Richard Say was a notable society portrait painter in London between about 1830 and 1860, undertaking commissions for portraits of many famous and important figures such as Earl Grey, ...
Frederick Varley Frederick Horsman Varley, also known as Fred Varley (January 2, 1881 – September 8, 1969), was a member of the Canadian Group of Seven artists.
Frederik Vermehren Johan Frederik (Frits) Nikolai Vermehren, also known as Frederik Vermehren, (12 May 1823 – 10 January 1910), Danish realistic genre and portrait painter, was born in Ringsted to glazier Pe...
Freeman Thorpe Freeman Thorp (1844–1922), born in Geneva, Ohio, was an American painter who painted portraits of many notable people such as Abraham Lincoln, James Garfield, William McKinley, Grover Cleveland,...
Friedrich Carl Gröger Friedrich Carl Gröger (14 October 1766, Plön - 9 November 1838, Hamburg) was a north-German portrait painter and lithographer.
Friedrich Rehberg Friedrich Rehberg (22 October 1758 - 20 August 1835) was a German portrait and historical painter.
Friedrich von Amerling Friedrich von Amerling (14 April 1803 – 14 January 1887) was an Austro-Hungarian portrait painter in the court of Franz Josef.
Fujiwara Nobuzane Fujiwara Nobuzane was one of the leading Japanese portrait artists of his day.
Fujiwara Takanobu Fujiwara Takanobu (藤原 隆信) (1142–1205) was one of the leading Japanese portrait artists of his day.
Fyodor Rokotov Fyodor Stepanovich Rokotov (Fedor Rokotov) (Фёдор Степа́нович Ро́котов) (1736–December 24, 1808) was a distinguished Russian painter who specialized in portraits.
Félix Cottrau Félix Cottrau, a French painter, was born in Paris in 1799, and died in the same city in 1852.
Féréol Bonnemaison Féréol Bonnemaison (died 1827) was a French portrait painter, lithographer, restorer, and art dealer.
Garret Murphy Garret Morphy (Morphey) (c. 16501716) was an Irish painter.
Gavin Nolan Gavin Nolan (born 1977) is a contemporary Welsh artist.
Gaëtan de Rosnay Gaëtan de Rosnay (17 May 1912 -19 October 1992) was a French painter born in Mauritius, He belonged to the art movement called "La Jeune Peinture" "young picture" of the School of Paris, with pa...
Ge Xiaoguang Ge Xiaoguang (Chinese: 葛小光), born in 1953 in Beijing, is a Chinese artist best known for painting the massive 6 x 4.6 meter portrait of Mao Zedong that hangs at Tiananmen Gate in Tiananmen Square.
Genrikh Pavlovsky Genrikh Vasilievich Pavlovsky (Павловский Генрих Васильевич) (October 15, 1907, Kamenskoe, Ukraine, Russian Empire – December 17, 1973, Leningrad) was a Russian and Soviet painter and art ...
Georg Desmarées Georg Desmarées or Des Marées, a portrait painter, was born in 1697 at Stockholm, where he was instructed in painting by Peter Martin van Meytens, whose assistant he afterwards became.
George Adolphus Storey George Adolphus Storey RA (7 January 1834 – 29 July 1919) was an English portrait painter, genre painter and illustrator.
George Clint George Clint (12 April 1770 – 10 May 1854) was an English portrait painter and engraver, especially notable for his many theatrical subjects.
George Cooke (painter) George Cooke (1793–1849) was an itinerant United States painter who specialized in portrait and landscape paintings and was one of the South's best known painters of the mid nineteenth century.
George Dawe George Dawe (6 February 1781, St James's, Westminster – 15 October 1829, Kentish Town) was an English portraitist who painted 329 portraits of Russian generals active during Napoleon's inv...
George Duncan Beechey George Duncan Beechey (1798 – 6 December 1852) was an English portrait painter, the fourth of Sir William Beechey’s eighteen children by Ann Phyllis Jessop (*3 August 1764), and a godson of Geor...
George Elgar Hicks George Elgar Hicks (13 March 1824 – 1914) was an English painter during the Victorian era.
George Garrard George Garrard (31 May 1760 – 8 October 1826) was an English animal, landscape and portrait painter, modeller, sculptor, engraver and printmaker.
George Gower George Gower was an English portrait painter who became Serjeant Painter to Queen Elizabeth I in 1581.
George Hayter Sir George Hayter (17 December 1792 – 18 January 1871) was a notable English painter, specialising in portraits and large works involving in some cases several hundred individual portraits.
George Henry Harlow George Henry Harlow (10 June 1787 – 4 February 1819), was a highly regarded English portrait painter.
George Knapton George Knapton was an English portrait painter and the first portraitist for the Society of Dilettanti in the 1740s.
George Lance George Lance (March 24, 1802 – June 18, 1864) was an English painter of still life and portrait miniatures.
George Patten George Patten (1801 – 1865) was an English portrait and historical painter.
George Peter Alexander Healy George Peter Alexander Healy (July 15, 1813 in Boston – June 24, 1894 in Chicago) was an American painter from Boston, Massachusetts.
George Reynolds Gill George Reynolds Gill (1828 Hereford, Herefordshire - 1904) was a noted English portrait painter, son of Edward Ward Gill and brother of Edmund Marriner Gill and William Ward Gill (1823–1894).
George Richmond George Richmond (28 March 1809 – 19 March 1896) was an English painter.
George Washington Lambert George Washington Thomas Lambert ARA (13 September 1873 – 29 May 1930) was an Australian artist, known principally for portrait paintings and as a war artist during the First World War.
Gilbert Stuart Gilbert Charles Stuart (born Stewart) (December 3, 1755 – July 9, 1828) was an American painter from Rhode Island.
Giovanni Battista Gaulli Giovanni Battista Gaulli (8 May 1639 – 2 April 1709), also known as Baciccio or Baciccia (Genoese nicknames for Giovanni Battista), was an Italian artist working in the High Baro...
Giovanni Boldini Giovanni Boldini (Ferrara, Italy; 31 December 1842 – Paris, France; 11 July 1931) was an Italian genre and portrait painter.
Giuseppe Arcimboldo Giuseppe Arcimboldo (also spelled Arcimboldi) (1526 or 1527 – July 11, 1593) was an Italian painter best known for creating imaginative portrait heads made entirely of such objects as fruits...
Godfried Schalcken Godfried Schalcken or Gottfried Schalken (1643 – November 16, 1706), was a Dutch genre and portrait painter.
Gregorio Vasquez de Arce y Ceballos Gregorio Vasquez de Arce y Ceballos (May 9, 1638 – August 6, 1711), commonly referred to as Gregorio Vasquez, was a Colombian painter, including the Quitenian Miguel de Santiago, wa...
Henri Bouchet-Doumenq Henri Bouchet-Doumenq (13 May 1834, Paris - 1884) (alternate spellings: Bouchet-Doumeng, Bouchet-Doumencq, Boucher-Doumencq, Boucher-Doumeng, Doumenq-Boucher) was a 19th-century French painter w...
Henri Gascar Henri Gascar (1635 – 1 Jan 1701) (also Gascard, Gascars) was a French-born portrait painter who achieved artistic success in England during the reign of Charles II. He painted many l...
Henri-François Riesener Henri-François Riesener (19 October 1767, Paris - 7 February 1828, Paris) was a French portrait painter and miniaturist.
Henriette Lorimier Elisabeth Henriette Marthe Lorimier (7 August 1775, Paris – 1 April 1854) was a popular portraitist in Paris at the beginning of Romanticism.
Henriette Wyeth Henriette Wyeth Hurd (October 22, 1907 – April 3, 1997) was an American artist noted for portraits and still life paintings.
Henry Anderton Henry Anderton (1630 – 1667) was an English painter, mainly known for his portraits.
Henry Barraud (artist) Henry Barraud (16 May 1811 – 17 June 1874) was an English portrait, subject and animal painter.
Henry Bryan Ziegler Henry Bryan Ziegler (1798–1874) was a British artist, known as a landscape and portrait painter.
Henry Carr (artist) Henry Marvell Carr, (1894-1970) was a successful British landscape and portrait painter and served as a war artist during World War II.
Henry Charles Bryant Henry Charles Bryant (1835–1915) was an English portrait and landscapes painter known for his farmyard and market scenes which were noted for their great attention to detail.
Henry Fuseli Henry Fuseli (German: Johann Heinrich Füssli) (7 February 1741 – 17 April 1825) was a Swiss painter, draughtsman and writer on art who worked and spent most of his life in Britain.
Henry Howard (artist) Henry Howard RA (31 January 1769 – 5 October 1847) was an early 19th-century British portrait and history painter.
Henry Jones Thaddeus Henry Jones Thaddeus (1859 – 1929) was a realist and portrait painter born and trained in County Cork, Ireland.
Henry Lamb Henry Taylor Lamb, MC, RA (21 June 1883 – 8 October 1960) was an Australian-born British painter.
Henry Mee Henry Mee (born 1955) is a British painter.
Henry Perronet Briggs Henry Perronet Briggs RA (1793 – 18 January 1844) was an English painter of portraits and historical scenes.
Henry Peters Gray Henry Peters Gray (June 23, 1819 - November 12, 1877) was an American portrait and genre painter.
Henry Raeburn Sir Henry Raeburn FRSE RSA (4 March 1756 – 8 July 1823) was a Scottish portrait painter and Scotland's first significant portrait painter since the Union to remain based in Scotland.
Henry Raeburn Dobson Henry Raeburn Dobson (May 29, 1901 - May 22, 1985) - also known as Raeburn Dobson - was a Scottish portrait and landscape painter from Edinburgh who was active in Edinburgh and Brussels (Belgium...
Henry Robert Morland Henry Robert Morland (1730?-30 November 1797) was a portrait painter best remembered for a portrait he painted of King George III, and for being the father of the animal painter George Morland.
Henry Room Henry Room was an English portrait-painter, from an evangelical background in Birmingham.
Henry Sass Henry Sass (24 April 1788 – 1844) was an English artist and teacher of painting, who founded an important art school, Sass's Academy (later "Cary's Academy"), in London, to provide t...
Henry Stone (painter) Henry Stone (1616 – 24 Aug 1653), known as "Old Stone", was an English painter and copyist of the works of Van Dyck.
Herbert James Draper Herbert James Draper (1863 – 22 September 1920) was an English Classicist painter whose career began in the Victorian era and extended through the first two decades of the 20th century.
Herman van Aldewereld Herman van Aldewereld (1628/1629, Amsterdam - buried 17 July 1669, Nieuwe Kerk (Amsterdam)), a Dutch painter, was chiefly engaged in painting portraits, generally of celebrated personages, sever...
Hermione Hammond Hermione Hammond (11 August 1910 – 29 July 2005) was an English painter who is most famous for her paintings of London damaged by the Blitz during World War II.
Hokusai Katsushika Hokusai was a Japanese artist, ukiyo-e painter and printmaker of the Edo period.
Hubertine Heijermans Hubertine Heijermans is a Dutch painter, a multi-plate etching artist and printmaker.
Hugh Barron Hugh Barron (c. 1746 - 1791) was an English portrait painter and amateur musician.
Hugo Wilhelm Arthur Nahl Arthur Nahl (1 September 1833 – 1 April 1889) was a German-born artist, daguerreotyper, engraver, portraitist, and landscape painter.
Hyacinthe Rigaud Hyacinthe Rigaud (18 July 1659 – 29 December 1743) was a French baroque painter of Catalan origin whose career was based in Paris.
Hédi Khayachi Hédi Khayachi, born 1882 in Tunis and died 1948 in Marsa, was a Tunisian painter.
Isaac Pocock Isaac Pocock (2 March 1782 – 23 Aug 1835) was an English dramatist and painter of portraits and historical subjects (N.B: Sir Isaac Pocock, 1751–1810, mariner, was his uncle).
Jacob Adam Jacob Adam was an Austrian copper etcher.
Jacob Eichholtz Jacob Eichholtz (1776–1842) was an American painter, known primarily for his portraits.
Jacob Gestman Geradts Jacob (or Jaap) Gestman Geradts (December 9, 1951, The Hague), Dutch Pin Up Artist painter.
Jacob van Loo Jacob van Loo (1614 – 26 November 1670) was a painter of the Dutch Golden Age.
Jacobus Houbraken Jacobus Houbraken (25 December 1698 – 14 November 1780) was a Dutch engraver and the son of the artist and biographer Arnold Houbraken (1660–1719), whom he assisted in producing a publishe...
Jacquemart de Hesdin Jacquemart de Hesdin (1355 – c. 1414) was a French miniature painter working in the International Gothic style.
Jacques Autreau Jacques Autreau, a French portrait painter and dramatic poet, was born in Paris in 1657.
Jacques d'Agar Jacques d'Agar was a French portrait painter born in Paris.
Jacques Reich Jacques Reich (10 August 1852 – 8 July 1923) was a Hungarian portrait etcher, active mainly in the United States.
Jakob Björck Jakob Björck, (1727 or 28 -20/2 1793 in Stockholm), was a Swedish portrait painter and copyist.
Jakob Emanuel Handmann Jakob Emanuel Handmann (born August 16, 1718 in Basel; died November 3, 1781 in Berne) was a Swiss painter specialised in portrait painting.
James Archer (artist) James Archer (1823 – 3 Sep 1904) RSA, was a Scottish painter of portraits, genre works, landscapes and historical scenes.
James Cadenhead James Cadenhead, RSA (12 January 1858 – 22 January 1927) was a Scottish landscape and portrait painter.
James Gandy James Gandy (1619–1689) was an English portrait-painter, one of the earliest native English painters.
James Giles (painter) James William Giles (4 January 1801 – 6 October 1870) was a famous Scottish landscape painter.
James Guthrie (artist) Sir James Guthrie (10 June 1859 – 6 September 1930) was a Scottish painter, best known in his own lifetime for his portraiture, although today more generally regarded as a painter of Scottish Re...
James Hayllar James Hayllar (1829–1920) was an English genre, portrait and landscape painter.
James Jebusa Shannon Sir James Jebusa Shannon (1862–1923), Anglo-American artist, was born in Auburn, New York, and at the age of eight was taken by his parents to Canada.
James Lonsdale (painter) James Lonsdale was a fashionable and prolific English portrait painter who exhibited some 138 works at the Royal Academy between 1802 and 1838, and was one of the founders of the Society of Brit...
James Mathews Leigh James Mathews Leigh (1808 – 20 April 1860) was an English art educator, painter, writer, dramatist and critic.
Jan Wyck Jan Wyck (also Jan Wiyck, or Jan Wick) (29 October 1652 – 17 May 1702) was a Dutch baroque painter, best known for his works on military subjects.
Jasef Serebriany Jasef Alexandrovich Serebriany was a Soviet Russian painter and stage decorator, who lived and worked in Leningrad, People's Artist of the Russian Federation, professor of the Repin Institute of...
Jean Augustin Daiwaille Jean Augustin Daiwaille, a Dutch portrait painter, was born at Cologne in 1786, and went when young to Amsterdam where he studied under A. De Lelie, and was director of the Academy from 1820 to...
Jean Clouet Jean (or Janet) Clouet (1480–1541) was a miniaturist and painter who worked in France during the Renaissance.
Jean de Court Jean de Court was an enamel painter of Limoges, who served as official portrait painter the to the monarchs of Scotland and France.
Jean Germain Drouais Jean Germain Drouais (25 November 1763 – 15 July 1788), French historical painter, was born in Paris.
Johan Vilhelm Gertner Johan Vilhelm Gertner (10 March 1818 – 28 March 1871) was a Danish painter, best known for his portraiture.
Johann Caspar Füssli Johann Caspar Füssli (3 January 1706 – 6 May 1782) was a Swiss portrait painter.
Johann Christian Fiedler Johann Christian Fiedler, born at Pirna in 1697, was a painter of portraits, who studied in Paris under Rigaud and Largillière.
Johann Christoph Rincklake Johann Christoph Rincklake (19 October 1764 in Harsewinkel - 19 June 1813 in Münster) was a German portrait painter of the Romantic era, with a high standing in international art history.
Johann Eleazar Zeissig Johann Eleazar Zeissig, also known as Schenau (November 7, 1737 – August 23, 1806), was a German genre, portrait and porcelain painter, and engraver; director of the Royal Academy of Arts ...
John Astley (painter) John Astley (24 June 1724 – 14 November 1787) was an English portrait painter and amateur architect, known for his "patronage among a vast circle of fashion" as well as a fortune acquired ...
John Baptist Medina Sir John Baptist Medina or John Baptiste de Medina (1659 – 5 October 1710) was an artist of Flemish-Spanish origin who worked in England and Scotland, mostly as a portrait painter, t...
John de Critz John de Critz or John Decritz (1551/2 – 14 March 1642 (buried)) was one of a number of painters of Flemish and Dutch origin active at the English royal court during the reigns of James I o...
John Downman John Downman (1750 – 24 December 1824) was a Welsh portrait and subject painter.
John Drinker John Drinker (March 12, 1760 - February 16, 1826) was an American portrait artist.
John Ennis (artist) John Ennis (1953) is an American painter born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
John Faber Junior John Faber Junior (1684, The Hague – 2 May 1756, Camden) was a Dutch portrait engraver active in London.
John Faber Senior John Faber Senior was a Dutch portrait engraver active in London, where he set up a shop for producing and marketing his own work.
John Francis Rigaud John Francis Rigaud (18 May 1742 – 6 December 1810) was an eighteenth-century history, portrait, and decorative painter.
John Greenhill John Greenhill (c. 1644 – 19 May 1676) was an English portrait painter, a pupil of Peter Lely, who approached his teacher in artistic excellence, but whose life was cut short by a dissolut...
John Greenleaf Cloudman John Greenleaf Cloudman (sometimes referred to as Cloutman) was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, one of seven children, on December 17, 1813 to David P. Cloudman and Susan D. Cloudman (...
John Michael Wright John Michael Wright (May 1617 – July 1694) was a portrait painter in the Baroque style.
John Opie John Opie (16 May 1761 – 9 April 1807) was an English historical and portrait painter.
John Partridge (artist) John Partridge (20 November 1789 – 25 November 1872) was a British artist and portrait painter.
John Pope (artist) John Pope (1821–1880) was an artist in Boston, Massachusetts, and New York in the 19th century.
John Raphael Smith John Raphael Smith (1752 – 2 March 1812) was an English painter and mezzotint engraver, son of Thomas Smith of Derby, the landscape painter, and father of John Rubens Smith, a painter who emigra...
John Ritto Penniman John Ritto Penniman (1782–1841) was a painter in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He created portraits, landscapes, and allegorical paintings, as well as designs for engravings, such as the official ...
John Russell (painter) John Russell (March 29, 1745 – April 20, 1806) was an English painter renowned for his portrait work in oils and pastels, and as a writer and teacher of painting techniques.
John Samuel Agar John Samuel Agar (1773-1858), was an English portrait painter and engraver, who exhibited his works at the Royal Academy from 1796 to 1806 and at the British Institution until 1811.
John Scarlett Davis John Scarlett Davis (1 September 1804 – 29 September 1845), or Davies, was an English landscape, portrait and architectural painter, and lithographer.
John Scougal John Scougal (1645–1730) was a Scottish painter.
John Singer Sargent John Singer Sargent (January 12, 1856 – April 14, 1925) was an American artist, considered the "leading portrait painter of his generation" for his evocations of Edwardian era luxury.
John Singleton Copley John Singleton Copley (1738 – 1815) was an American-born painter, active in both colonial America and England.
John Smart John Smart (c. 1740–1811), was an English painter of portrait miniatures.
John Stanton Ward John Stanton Ward CBE (10 October 1917 - 13 June 2007) was an English portrait artist, landscape painter and illustrator.
John Syme John Syme (1795–1861) was a Scottish portrait-painter.
John Valentine Haidt John Valentine Haidt (1700–1780) was a German-born American painter and lay Moravian preacher in Pennsylvania.
John Vanderbank John Vanderbank (London 9 September 1694 – 23 December 1739 London) was an English portrait painter and book illustrator, who enjoyed a high reputation for a short while during the reign of King...
John Watson Gordon Sir John Watson Gordon (1788 – 1 June 1864) was a Scottish portrait painter and a president of the Royal Scottish Academy.
John William Wright John William Wright (1802 - 14 January 1848) was an English genre and portrait watercolour painter, and illustrator.
John Wycliffe Lowes Forster John Wycliffe Lowes Forster (31 December 1850 – 24 April 1938) was a Canadian artist specializing in portraits, particularly those relating to Canadian history.
Jonathan Richardson (painter) Jonathan Richardson (1665–1745) sometimes called "the Elder" to distinguish him from his son) was an English artist, collector of drawings, and writer on art, working almost entirely as a portra...
Joseph Allworthy Joseph Allworthy (September 19, 1892 – August 17, 1991) was a prominent mid-twentieth-century American representational, tonal-realist painter based in Chicago, known for his still life composi...
Joseph Badger Joseph Badger (ca. 1707–1765) was a portrait artist in Boston, Massachusetts, in the 18th century.
Joseph Blackburn (painter) Joseph Blackburn, also known as Jonathan Blackburn, (dates of birth and death uncertain – see note below) was an English portrait painter who worked mainly in Bermuda and in colonial ...
Joseph Ducreux Joseph, Baron Ducreux (June 26, 1735 – July 24, 1802) was a French portrait painter, pastelist, miniaturist, and engraver, who was a successful portraitist at the court of Louis XVI of France, a...
Joseph Matthäus Aigner Joseph Matthäus Aigner (18 January 181819 February 1886) was a 19th-century Austrian portrait painter, who studied under Friedrich von Amerling and Carl Rahl.
Joseph Oriel Eaton Joseph Oriel Eaton II (July 28, 1873 - 1949) was born in Yonkers, New York.
Joseph S. Kozlowski Joseph Stanley Kozlowski (1912–1992), American portrait and watercolor artist, was born in Frankfort, New York.
Joseph Serebriany Jasef Alexandrovich Serebriany (Иосиф Александрович Серебряный) (April 25, 1907, Horodnia, Chernigov Governorate – 1979, Leningrad) was a Soviet Russian painter and stage decorator, who li...
Joseph Severn Joseph Severn (7 December 1793 – 3 August 1879) was an English portrait and subject painter and a personal friend of the famous English poet John Keats.
Joseph Wright of Derby Joseph Wright (3 September 1734 – 29 August 1797), styled Wright of Derby, was an English landscape and portrait painter.
Joseph-Désiré Court Joseph-Désiré Court (14 September 1797 – 23 January 1865) was a French painter of historical subjects and portraits.
Joshua Reynolds Sir Joshua Reynolds RA FRS FRSA (16 July 1723 – 23 February 1792) was an influential eighteenth-century English painter, specialising in portraits and promoting the "Grand Style" in painting whi...
Juan Fernando Bastos Juan Bastos (born 18 January 1958, in Caracas, Venezuela) is an American portrait artist of Bolivian descent who also creates other representational art, including pieces that utilize mythology ...
Juan Luna Juan Luna y Novicio (October 23, 1857 – December 7, 1899) was a Filipino painter, sculptor and a political activist of the Philippine Revolution during the late 19th century.
Juana Romani Juana Romani (1869–1924) was an Italian painter, student and model of Ferdinand Roybet and Jean-Jacques Henner.
Jules Tavernier (painter) Jules Tavernier (1844–1889) was a French painter and is considered the most important artist of Hawaii’s Volcano School.
Julia Sorrell Julia Sorrell (born 4 August 1955) is a British artist known for her portraits and imaginative drawings and paintings using figures and natural forms such as wood, shells, rock and plants using ...
Juliet Pannett Juliet Kathleen Pannett FRSA was an English portrait painter.
Juliet Thompson Juliet Thompson (1873–1956) was an American Bahá'í, painter, and disciple of `Abdu'l-Bahá.
Julius Hare (artist) Julius Hare RCA (23 January 1859 – 12 March 1932) was a British artist, painter of portraits and landscapes.
Julius Victor Berger Julius Victor Berger (20 July 1850, Neutitschein, Mähren — 17 November 1902, Vienna) was an Austrian painter who is known primarily for his genre paintings and portraits.
Jørgen Roed Jørgen Roed, (13 January 1808 – 8 August 1888), Danish portrait and genre painter associated with the Golden Age of Danish Painting, was born in Ringsted to Peder Jørgensen Roed and wife, Ellen...
Jüri Kerem Jüri Kerem (April 24, 1943, Tallinn, Estonia - September 8, 1993) was a talented Estonian caricaturist and portraitist.
Keibun Ōta Keibun Ōta, real name Yoshifumi Ōta, is a painter and illustrator born on November 10, 1951 in Hokkaidō Prefecture, Japan.
Konstantin Makovsky Konstantin Yegorovich Makovsky (Константин Егорович Маковский; —) was an influential Russian painter, affiliated with the "Peredvizhniki (Wanderers)".
Kurt Trampedach Kurt Trampedach (May 13, 1943 – November 12, 2013) was a Danish painter and sculptor.
Kyril Vassilev Kyril Petrov Vassilev (May 24, 1908 in Russia–June 23, 1987 in the United States) was a world-renowned portrait painter of royalty and American society during the mid-20th century.
L. Rowley Jacobs L. Rowley Jacobs was an itinerant American portrait artist, who worked in the United States during the middle of the 19th century.
Langlois de Sézanne Claude Louis Langlois (13 June 1757, Sézanne - c.1845), known as Langlois de Sézanne, was a French portraitist and pastel artist.
Laurie Toby Edison Laurie Toby Edison (born 1942) is an internationally exhibited portrait photographer.
Lavinia Fontana Lavinia Fontana (August 24, 1552 – August 11, 1614) was an Italian painter.
Lawrence Gowing Sir Lawrence Burnet Gowing (21 April 1918 - 5 February 1991) was an English artist, writer, curator and teacher.
Leonard Bahr Leonard Marion Bahr (May 12, 1905 – July 25, 1990) was a prolific painter of portraits and murals, an illustrator, as well as a highly regarded painting professor for 52 years at the Maryland In...
Leonard Boden Leonard Monro Boden (31 May 1911 - 15 November 1999) was a British portrait painter.
Leonid Efros Leonid Efros (Леонид Эфрос) is a Russian oil painter and enamellist best known for making drawings and paintings of European royalty, including Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen Mother, Pr...
Lev Chegorovsky Lev Ilych Chegorovsky (Лев Ильич Чегоровский; February 20, 1914, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire — October 21, 1991, Leningrad, USSR) was a Soviet Russian painter and Art teacher, a member of t...
Levina Teerlinc Levina Teerlinc (b. Bruges, 1510–1520?; d. London, 23 June 1576) was a Flemish miniaturist who served as a painter to the English court of Edward VI, Mary I and Elizabeth I.
Lionel Royer Lionel-Noël Royer (December 25 1852 – 30 June 1926) was a French painter.
Lorens Pasch the Elder Lorens, Lorenz or Lorentz Pasch the Elder was a Swedish painter and the brother of Johan Pasch.
Louis Caravaque Louis Caravaque, a French portrait painter, was a native of Gascony.
Louis de Silvestre Louis de Silvestre (23 June 1675 – 11 April 1760) was a French portrait and history painter.
Louis Goupy Louis or Lewis Goupy (c.1674–2 December 1747, London) was a French painter, portraitist and miniaturist, who studied under Bernard Lens and was active in London by 1710 alongside his broth...
Louis Marchetti Louis J. Marchetti (Lou Marchetti) (1920–1992) was a free-lance illustrator and fine artists.
Louise Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun Louise Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun (Marie Élisabeth Louise; 16 April 1755 – 30 March 1842) also known as Madame Lebrun, was a French painter, and is recognized as the most important female pai...
Lucas Cranach the Elder Lucas Cranach the Elder (Lucas Cranach der Ältere, c. 1472 – 16 October 1553), was a German Renaissance painter and printmaker in woodcut and engraving.
Lydia Field Emmet Lydia Field Emmet (January 23, 1866 - August 16, 1952) was an American artist best known for her work as a portraitist.
Lyn Ott Lyn Ott (April 25, 1926 – April 22, 1998), born Lynfield George Ott, was an American painter and a follower of Meher Baba.
Léon Bonnat Léon Joseph Florentin Bonnat (20 June 1833 – 8 September 1922) was a French painter.
Léon Cogniet Léon Cogniet (29 August 1794 – 20 November 1880) was a French historical and portrait painter.
Léon Printemps Léon Printemps (26 May 1871 – 9 July 1945) was a French artist known best for his work as a portrait and landscape painter.
M. R. Acharekar Murlidhar Ramachandra Acharekar (1907–1979) was an Indian artist, film art director in Hindi cinema, who won Filmfare Best Art Direction Award three times, 1958 for Pardesi, 1960 for Kaaga...
Maarten van Heemskerck Maerten van Heemskerck or Marten Jacobsz Heemskerk van Veen (1 June 1498 – 1 October 1574) was a Dutch portrait and religious painter, who spent most of his career in Haarlem.
Maggi Hambling Maggi Hambling CBE (born 23 October 1945 in Sudbury, Suffolk) is a British contemporary painter and sculptor.
Marc Burckhardt Marc Burckhardt (born 1962) is an American illustrator, fine artist and children's illustrator.
Margaret Fitzhugh Browne Margaret Fitzhugh Browne (7 June 1884, West Roxbury, Massachusetts - 11 January 1972, Boston, Massachusetts), was a painter of portraits, indoor genre scenes, and still lifes, although portraits...
Margaret Gillies Margaret Gillies (1803–1887) was a Scottish painter, known for miniatures and water-colours.
Margaret Lindsay Williams Margaret Lindsay Williams (1888–1960) was a Welsh artist who was commissioned to paint portraits of royalty and American presidents.
Marshall Bouldin III Marshall Bouldin III (September 6, 1923 – November 12, 2012) was an American portrait artist from the U.S. state of Mississippi.
Marshall Claxton Marshall Claxton (12 May 1811 – 28 July 1881) was an English subject, genre, landscape and portrait painter.
Marta Grigorieva Marta Grigorieva is a Russian-born, London-based portrait painter whose paintings are in private collections in Great Britain, America, and Europe.
Martin Archer Shee Sir Martin Archer Shee PRA (December 23, 1769 – August 13, 1850) was a British portrait painter and president of the Royal Academy.
Martin Cregan Martin Cregan, a portrait painter, practised both in Dublin and London.
Martin Maingaud Martin Maingaud (died 1725; fl.1692-c.1725) was a French portraitist.
Marvin Hayes Marvin Hayes is an American painter and illustrator, working primarily in egg tempera and copperplate etchings.
Mary Baker Mary Baker was an English painter of portraits and portrait miniatures.
Mary Beale Mary Beale (née Cradock; 26 March 1632 – 1699) was an English portrait painter.
Mather Brown Mather Brown (christened October 11, 1761 – May 25, 1831) was a portrait and historical painter, born in Boston, Massachusetts, but active in England.
Mathew Cerletty Mathew Cerletty (born in Wisconsin in 1980) is an American painter who is known for his refined figurative work and, more recently, his decorative abstractions and expertly crafted interiors.
Matthew Pratt Matthew Pratt (September 23, 1734 – January 9, 1805) was an American "Colonial Era" artist famous for his portraits of American men and women.
Matthew Ridley Corbet Matthew Ridley Corbet (20 May 1850 –– 25 June1902) was a Victorian neoclassical painter who attended classes at the Slade School of Art under Alexander Davis Cooper and later at the Royal ...
Maurice Boitel Maurice Boitel (July 31, 1919, Tillières-sur-Avre – August 11, 2007 in Audresselles, Pas-de-Calais), was a French painter.
Maurice Quentin de La Tour Maurice Quentin de La Tour (5 September 1704 – 17 February 1788) was a French Rococo portraitist who worked primarily with pastels.
McKendree Long McKendree Long (1888-1976) was an American minister and painter.
Mentor Huebner Mentor Huebner (July 19, 1917 - March 19, 2001) was a leading Hollywood production illustrator who did storyboards, production art and creative concepts for more than 250 films, including King...
Meredith Frampton Meredith Frampton (1894–1984) was a British painter and etcher, successful as a portraitist in the 1920s.
Michael Dahl Michael Dahl (1659–1743) was a Swedish portrait-painter who lived and worked in England most of his career, where he also died.
Michael Noakes Michael Noakes (born 1933) is an English artist and portrait painter.
Michael Shane Neal Michael Shane Neal (born November 23, 1968) is an American portrait artist.
Michael Sittow Michael Sittow, also known as Master Michiel, Michel Sittow, Michiel, Miguel and many other variants (c.1469–1525) was a painter from Reval (now Tallinn, Estonia) who wa...
Michele Tosini Michele Tosini was an Italian painter of the Renaissance and Mannerist period, who worked in Florence.
Mikhail Avilov Mikhail Ivanovich Avilov (Михаил Иванович Авилов) (September 6, 1882, Saint Petersburg – April 14, 1954, Leningrad) was a Russian and Soviet painter and art educator, who lived and worked ...
Mikhail Bernshtein Mikhail Davidovich Bernshtein (Михаил Давидович Бернштейн) (January 28, 1875, Rostov-on-Don – May 9, 1960, Leningrad) was a Jewish, Russian and Soviet painter and art educator, who lived a...
Mikhail Bobyshov Mikhail Pavlovich Bobyshov (Михаил Павлович Бобышов) (November 7, 1885 – July 7, 1964) was a Soviet Russian painter and stage decorator, People's Artist of the Russian Federation, Honored Art wo...
Mirza Gadim Iravani Mirza Gadim Iravani, (Mirzə Qədim Məmməd-Hüseyn oğlu İrəvani, 1825, Erivan — 1875, Erivan) was an Azerbaijani ornamentalist artist and portraitist, founder of Azerbaijani panel painting, whose ...
Mirza Gadim Irevani Irevani Mirza Gadim Mammad-Huseyn oglu -Azerbaijani artsit-ornamentalist and portraitist, founder of Azerbaijani panel painting, in the creativity of whom a change in Azerbaijani visual art of ...
Moses Wight Moses Wight (1827–1895) was an artist in Boston, Massachusetts and Paris in the 19th-century.
Myfanwy Pavelic Myfanwy Pavelic, CM, OBC, CPA, (April 27, 1916 – May 7, 2007) née Spencer, was a Canadian portrait artist.
Natalie Holland Natalie Radina Holland is a Russian-born contemporary artist, formerly based in Norway and now working in England.
Nathaniel Dance-Holland Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland, 1st Baronet (8 May 1735 – 15 October 1811) was a notable English portrait painter and later a politician.
Nathaniel Jocelyn Nathaniel Jocelyn (January 31, 1796 - January 13, 1881) was an American painter.
Nelson Shanks Nelson Shanks is an artist and painter who was born in Rochester, New York in 1937.
Neysa McMein Neysa McMein (January 24, 1888 – May 12, 1949) was an American artist and illustrator.
Nicaise de Keyser Nicaise de Keyser (26 August 1813 Zandvliet - 17 July 1887 Antwerp), was a Belgian painter who has his talent discovered by the painter Joseph Jacobs who got him a place in the Antwerp art academy.
Nicholas Hilliard Nicholas Hilliard (c. 1547 – 7 January 1619) was an English goldsmith and limner best known for his portrait miniatures of members of the courts of Elizabeth I and James I of England.
Nicolas Benjamin Delapierre Nicolas Benjamin Delapierre (ca. 1739 – 24 January 1802) was a well-known and highly regarded French artist during the second half of the 18th century.
Nikolai Brandt Nikolai Nikolaevich Brandt (Николай Николаевич Брандт) (December 26, 1917, Petrograd – March 20, 1975, Leningrad) was a Soviet Russian painter and stage decorator, a member of the Leningra...
Norbert Grund Norbert Grund (December 4, 1717 - July 17, 1767) was a Czech painter of the Rococo style.
Norman Hepple Robert Norman Hepple RA RP (18 May 1908-3 January 1994) was an English portrait painter, engravor and sculptor best known for his portraits of the British royal family.
Oleg Eremeev Oleg Arcadievich Eremeev (Олег Аркадьевич Еремеев; September 28, 1922, Petrograd, Soviet Russia) is a Soviet Russian painter, People's Artist of the Russian Federation, a head of the Repin Insti...
Orest Kiprensky Orest Adamovich Kiprensky (Орест Адамович Кипренский -) was a leading Russian portraitist in the Age of Romanticism.
Oswald Birley Sir Oswald Hornby Joseph Birley, MC, RA (31 March 1880 – 6 May 1952) was an English portrait painter and royal portraitist in the early part of the 20th century.
Peter Fendi Peter Fendi (4 September 1796 – 28 August 1842) was an Austrian court painter, portrait and genre painter, engraver, and lithographer.
Peter S. Pezzati Peter S. Pezzati aka Pietro Pezzati (September 18, 1902 - February 19, 1993) was an American portrait painter who was located in the Boston area.
Peter Tillemans Peter Tillemans (c. 1684 – 5 December 1734) was a Flemish painter, best known for his works on sporting and topographical subjects.
Peter van Bleeck Petrus Johannes (Pieter) van Bleeck (baptized 25 June 1697, The Hague – 20 July 1764, London) was a Dutch portrait painter and engraver active in London, where he moved in 1723.
Philip de László Philip Alexius de László, MVO (born 30 April 1869, Budapest – died 22 November 1937, London) was a Hungarian painter known particularly for his portraits of royal and aristocratic personages.
Philippe-Auguste Hennequin Philippe-Auguste Hennequin (Lyon, 10 August 1762 — Leuze-en-Hainaut, near Tournai, 12 May 1833) was a French history painter and portraitist.
Phyllis Welch MacDonald Phyllis Welch MacDonald was an American actress who enjoyed a brief, but successful, theater and film career during the late 1930s.
Pierre Daret Pierre Daret de Cazeneuve, a French portrait painter and engraver, was born in Paris in 1604.
Pierre Quesnel Pierre Quesnel (c.1502 – c. 1580) was a 16th-century French artist who worked in Scotland.
Pietro Annigoni Pietro Annigoni (7 June 1910 – 28 October 1988) was an Italian portrait and fresco painter, who became world famous after painting Queen Elizabeth II in 1956.
Pietro Antonio Lorenzoni Pietro Antonio Lorenzoni was an Italian painter who is believed to have painted several portraits of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and his family: "The Boy Mozart", his sister Maria Anna Mozart in "Na...
Ralph Eleaser Whiteside Earl Ralph Eleaser Whiteside Earl (born 1785-8; died Nashville, Tennessee September 16, 1838), also known as Ralph E. W. Earl or Ralph Eleazer Whiteside Earl, was an American painter know...
Ramsay Richard Reinagle Ramsay Richard Reinagle, (19 March 1775 – 17 November 1862) was an English portrait, landscape, and animal painter, and son of Philip Reinagle.
Raoul Millais Hesketh Raoul Lejarderay Millais (1901–1999), usually known as Raoul or 'Liony' Millais was a portrait painter, equestrian artist and sportsman.
Raphael Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino (April 6 or March 28, 1483 – April 6, 1520), better known simply as Raphael, was an Italian painter and architect of the High Renaissance.
Raphael Strauss Raphael Strauss, born in Bavaria, was a German American portrait artist, who worked in the United States during the middle and the end of the 19th century.
Ray Turner (artist) Ray Turner, is an American artist known primarily for his portrait and landscape paintings.
Raymond Piper Raymond Piper HRUA HRHA MUniv (1923-2007) was a botanist and artist born in London and at the age of six moved to Belfast.
Rico Tomaso Rico Tomaso was an illustrator and painter.
Robert Barker (painter) Robert Barker (1739–8 April 1806) was an English painter (with Irish ancestry) from Newcastle-upon-Tyne The English itinerant portrait painter Robert Barker coined the word "panorama", from Gree...
Robert Brackman Robert Brackman (September 25, 1898 – July 16, 1980) was an artist and teacher of Russian origin, best known for large figural works, portraits, and still lifes.
Robert Henri Robert Henri (24 June 1865 – 12 July 1929) was an American painter and teacher.
Robert Scott Lauder Robert Scott Lauder (25 June 1803 – 21 April 1869) was a Scottish mid-Victorian artist who described himself as a "historical painter".
Robert Stewart Hyndman Robert Stewart Hyndman (June 28, 1915 – November 29, 2009) was a distinguished Canadian portrait and landscape artist based in the National Capital Region.
Robert Streater Robert Streater (1621–1679) (also known as Streeter), was an English landscape, history, still-life and portrait artist, architectural painter, and etcher.
Robert Walker (painter) Robert Walker (1599–1658) was an English portrait painter, notable for his portraits of the "Lord Protector" Oliver Cromwell and other distinguished parliamentarians of the period.
Robert Walter Weir Robert Walter Weir (June 18, 1803 – May 1, 1889) was an American artist, best known as an educator and as a historical painter.
Rolinda Sharples Rolinda Sharples, was an English painter who specialized in portraits and genre paintings in oil.
Rosalba Carriera Rosalba Carriera (7 October 1675 – 15 April 1757) was a Venetian Rococo painter.
Rufus Hathaway Rufus Hathaway (1770 - 1822) was an American physician and folk art painter.
Rupert Shephard Rupert Norman Shephard (12 February 1909 - 16 March 1992) was an English painter, illustrator and art teacher.
Róger Pérez de la Rocha Róger Pérez de la Rocha (; born 27 March 1949, Managua, Nicaragua) is a Nicaraguan painter and portrait artist.
Sampson Strong Sampson Strong (c.1550–1611) was a Dutch portrait painter.
Samuel Bookatz Samuel Bookatz (October 3, 1910 – November 16, 2009) was a prolific painter who defied the demands of his blue collar, Orthodox Jewish upbringing to study art in the United States and Europe.
Samuel De Wilde Samuel De Wilde (1751–1832), born and died in London, was a portrait painter and etcher of Dutch descent famous for his theatrical paintings.
Samuel Drummond Samuel Drummond (December 25, 1766, London - August 6, 1844, London) was a British painter, especially prolific in portraying and marine genre.
Samuel Laurence Samuel Laurence (also spelled Lawrence; 1812 – 1884) was a British portrait painter.
Samuel M. Roosevelt Samuel Montgomery Roosevelt was an American artist and merchant from New York City.
Sanwar A. Sunny Sanwar A. Sunny was a child prodigy, he started detailed drawing and painting at the age of seven.
Sara Leighton Sara Leighton, is a famous English society portrait painter, author, actress and personality, also noted for her beauty.
Sara Page Sara Wells Page (1855–1943) was a British female artist, portrait and figurative painter, of Victorian and Edwardian period.
Sarah Hoadly Sarah Curtis, wife of Benjamin Hoadly, was a portrait painter.
Sarah Miriam Peale Sarah Miriam Peale (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 19, 1800 – February 4, 1885, Philadelphia) was an American portrait painter, one of the notable family of artists descended from the miniaturi...
Sebastian Buff Sebastian Buff, a Swiss portrait painter, was born about 1828.
Sebastiano Bombelli Sebastiano Bombelli (1635 – 7 May 1719) was an Italian painter, mainly active in Venice, during the Baroque period.
Semion Abugov Semion Lvovich Abugov (Семён Львович Абугов) (December 30, 1877, Berezino, Minsk Governorate – May 3, 1950, Leningrad) was a Jewish, Russian and Soviet painter and art educator, who lived ...
Semion Rotnitsky Semion Aronovich Rotnitsky (Семён Аронович Ротницкий; December 28, 1915, Minsk, Russian Empire — 2004, Saint Petersburg, Russia) was a Soviet Russian painter, Honored Art worker of Tatar Republi...
Sergei Babkov Sergei Fedorovich Babkov (Серге́й Фёдорович Бабков; December 28, 1920, Zlatoust, Soviet Russia; October 6, 1993, Saint Petersburg, Russia) was a Soviet Russian painter, a member of the Saint Pet...
Sergei Pavlenko Sergei Pavlenko (born 1953) is a portrait painter of Russian origin and now based in Britain.
Sertan Saltan Sertan Saltan is a US-based Turkish artist whose work was acclaimed by international media after his winning of the BP Young Artist Award in 2011 He was born in Eskişehir, Turkey on 17 Septembe...
Seth Wells Cheney Seth Wells Cheney (November 28, 1810 – September 10, 1856), American artist, a pioneer of crayon work in the United States.
Sharaku Tōshūsai Sharaku (東洲斎 写楽; active 1794–1795) was a Japanese ukiyo-e print artist, known for his portraits of kabuki actors and sumo wrestlers.
Sofia Adlersparre Sofia Adolfina Adlersparre (6 March 1808 – 23 March 1862) was a Swedish painter.
Soma Orlai Petrich Soma Orlai Petrich, aka Soma Orlay Petrich (October 22, 1822, Mezőberény - June 5, 1880, Budapest) was a Hungarian painter, born to a Serbian father and Hungarian mother.
Sophie Gengembre Anderson Sophie Gengembre Anderson (Paris 1823 – 10 March 1903 Falmouth) was a French-born British artist who specialised in genre painting of children and women, typically in rural settings.
Stanley Cursiter Sir Stanley Cursiter (1887–1976) was a Scottish artist who played an important role in introducing Post-Impressionism and Futurism to Scotland.
Stella Schmolle Stella Schmolle, (1908-1975) was a British painter, known for the paintings she produced while serving in the Auxiliary Territorial Service during World War II and for her post-war portrait pain...
Stepan Privedentsev Stepan Ivanovich Privedentsev (Степан Иванович Приведенцев; January 5, 1916, Makiivka, Russian Empire; November 7, 1990, Leningrad, USSR) was a Soviet Russian painter, a member of the Leningrad ...
Stephen Wesley Gorton Stephen Wesley Gorton (born 1952) is an internationally renowned Australian artist and the founder of the Paddington Art School.
Stephen William Shaw Stephen William Shaw (December 15, 1817-February 12, 1900) was a California '49er and portrait painter who helped discover and name Humboldt Bay and introduced viticulture to Sonoma County by 1864.
Thomas Sully Thomas Sully (June 19, 1783 – November 5, 1872) was an American (English-born) painter, mostly of portraits.
Thomas Uwins Thomas Uwins (24 Feb 1782 – 26 Aug 1857) was an English portrait, subject, genre and landscape painter (in watercolour and oil), and a book illustrator.
Thomas Wyatt (painter) Thomas Wyatt (c.1799 – 1859), was a portrait-painter, was born at Thickbroom circa 1799.
Théodore Chassériau Théodore Chassériau (September 20, 1819 – October 8, 1856) was a French romantic painter noted for his portraits, historical and religious paintings, allegorical murals, and Orientalist images i...
Théophile Hamel Théophile-Abraham Hamel (8 November 1817 – 23 December 1870) was a Canadian artist who painted mainly portraits and religious images in 19th-century Quebec.
Tito Agujari Tito Agujari (25 April 1834 - 2 November 1908) was a well-known Italian portraitist and history painter.
Tony Robert-Fleury Tony Robert-Fleury (1 September 1837 – 8 December 1912) was a French painter.
Ulrika Pasch Ulrika Fredrica Pasch (10 July 1735 – 2 April 1796), also known as Ulla Pasch, was a Swedish painter and miniaturist.
Valbrun Alexis Leon Louis Alexis Leon Louis Valbrun (Paris, July 3, 1803–1852) was a prominent French painter specialized in portraits of the European aristocracy.
Valentin Serov Valentin Alexandrovich Serov (Валенти́н Алекса́ндрович Серо́в; January 19, 1865 – December 5, 1911) was a Russian painter, and one of the premier portrait artists of his era.
Vance A. Larson Vance A. Larson (1951–2010), abstract expressionist painter and portrait painter.
Varlen Pen Pen Varlen (Пен Варлен; September 29, 1916, Korea; May 26, 1990, Leningrad, USSR) was a Soviet Russian — Korean painter and graphic artist, a member of the Leningrad Union of Artists, lived and ...
Verner Moore White Verner Moore White (October 5, 1863 - August 30, 1923), born Thomas Verner Moore White but informally known as Verner White, was an American landscape and portrait painter.
Victor Juhasz Victor Juhasz (born 02-19-1954) is an American artist Juhasz is an artist, illustrator and children's book illustrator.
Victor Oreshnikov Victor Mikhailovich Oreshnikov was a Soviet Russian painter, People's Artist of the USSR, active member of the Soviet Academy of Arts, Stalin Prize winner, rector of Repin Institute of Arts.
Vigilius Eriksen Vigilius Eriksen (September 2, 1722 in Copenhagen – May 25, 1782 in Rungstedgård) was a Danish painter.
Vincenzo Damini Vincenzo Damini (before 1700 – c.1749) was an Italian artist, a pupil of Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini, who spent some time in England.
Vita Gollancz Vita Gollancz (1926–2009) was a British painter, printmaker, illustrator and draughtsman.
Vladimir Borovikovsky Vladimir Lukich Borovikovsky (Влади́мир Луки́ч Боровико́вский, Володимир Лукич Боровиковський July 24 O.S. (August 4, N.S.) 1757 – April 6 O.S. (April 18, N.S.) 1825) was a Russian painter of Uk...
Vladislav Anisovich Vladislav Leopoldovich Anisovich (Владислав Леопольдович Анисович) (June 7, 1908, Lugansk – August 30, 1969, Alupka) was a Russian and Soviet painter and art educator, who lived and worked...
Volodymyr Borovykovsky Volodymyr Lykych Borovykovsky was a Ukrainian and Russian painter who dominated Russian portraiture at the turn of the 19th century.
Walter Tyndale Walter Frederick Roofe Tyndale (1855–1943) was an English watercolour painter of landscapes, architecture and street scenes, book illustrator and travel writer.
Wellington J. Reynolds Wellington Jarard Reynolds (b. April 9, 1865 in New Lenox, Illinois, d. 1949) was a well-known Chicago portrait painter and art instructor at the Art Institute of Chicago.
Wilhelm Bendz Wilhelm Ferdinand Bendz (20 March 1804 – 14 November 1832) was a Danish painter mainly known for genre works and portraits which often portray his artist colleagues and their daily lives.
Wilhelm Marstrand Nicolai Wilhelm Marstrand (24 December 1810 – 25 March 1873), painter and illustrator, was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, to Nicolai Jacob Marstrand, instrument maker and inventor, and Petra Othil...
Wilhelmina Krafft Wilhelmina Krafft was a Swedish painter and portrait miniaturist, child of the painter Per Krafft the Elder and sister of the artist Per Krafft the Younger.
Will Hicok Low Will Hicok Low (May 31, 1853 - November 27, 1933) was a United States artist, muralist, and writer on art.
Willem Eversdijck Willem Eversdijck, the son of Cornelis Eversdijck, flourished at Goes about the year 1660.
Willem Wissing Willem Wissing, also known as William Wissing (1656 – 10 September 1687), was a Dutch portrait artist.
William Armfield Hobday William Armfield Hobday (1771 – 17 Feb 1831) was an English portrait painter and miniaturist whose clientele included royalty and the Rothschild family.
William Artaud William Artaud, was an English painter of portraits and biblical subjects.
William Beckwith McInnes William Beckwith McInnes (18 May 1889 – 9 November 1939) was an Australian portrait painter, winner of the Archibald Prize seven times for his traditional style paintings.
William Beechey Sir William Beechey (12 December 1753 – 28 January 1839), English portrait-painter, was born at Burford, the son of William Beechey (*1732) and Hannah Read (*c1732).
William Berczy William Berczy (December 10, 1744, Wallerstein near Noerdlingen, Germany - February 5, 1813, New York City, USA) was a German-born Upper Canada pioneer and painter.
William Bonnar William Bonnar, a painter of portraits, history, and genre, was born at Edinburgh in 1800.
William Charles Ross Sir William Charles Ross (3 June 1794 – 20 Jan 1860) was an English portrait and portrait miniature painter of Scottish descent; early in his career, he was known for historical paintings.
William Corden the Elder William Corden the Elder (21 January 1795 - 18 June 1867) was an English portrait painter and miniaturist known for his commissions from the Royal Family in the mid nineteenth century.
William Cuming William Cuming (1769–1852) was an Irish portrait painter, a president of the Royal Hibernian Academy.
William Dargie Sir William Alexander Dargie CBE (4 June 1912 – 26 July 2003) was an Australian painter, known especially for his portrait paintings.
William Dobson William Dobson (24 February 1611 (baptised) – 28 October 1646 (buried)) was a portraitist and one of the first notable English painters, praised by his contemporary John Aubrey as "the m...
William Faithorne William Faithorne, often "the Elder", (1616 – 13 May 1691), English painter and engraver, was born in London and was apprenticed to William Peake.
William Hilton William Hilton RA (3 June 1786 – 30 December 1839), was an English portrait and history painter.
William Peters (painter) Matthew William Peters (1742 – 20 March 1814) was an English portrait and genre painter who later became an Anglican clergyman and chaplain to George IV. He became known as "William" when ...
William Powell Frith William Powell Frith (19 January 1819 – 9 November 1909), was an English painter specialising in genre subjects and panoramic narrative works of life in the Victorian era.
William Rothenstein Sir William Rothenstein (29 January 1872 – 14 February 1945) was an English painter, draughtsman and writer on art.
William Segar Sir William Segar (c. 1554–1633) was a portrait painter and officer of arms to the court of Elizabeth I of England; he became Garter King of Arms under James I.
William Skeoch Cumming William Skeoch Cumming (28 December 1864 Edinburgh – 10 April 1929 Edinburgh), was a Scottish watercolourist, mainly of portraits, military subjects and Scottish Military History.
William Tate (painter) William Tate (1747 – 2 June 1806) was an English portrait painter who was a student of Joseph Wright of Derby.