Dec 19, 2014 · The character in the above painting looked very familiar to me so I did some digging. I learned that the character is “The Gay Philosopher” created by Henry Major (1889-1948). However, the painting (in the above image) was painted by Clair V. Fry.100%(2). Lists of Famous Homosexuals in gay history and literature. Part 2: Born 1800–1900: The Great Queers of History Compiled by Rictor Norton.
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The alphabetical list of philosophers is so large it had to be broken up into several pages. To look up a philosopher you know the name of, click on the first letter of his or her last name. To find philosophers by core area, field, major philosophical tradition, ethnicity, . The philosophes (French for "philosophers") were the intellectuals of the 18th-century Enlightenment. Few were primarily philosophers; rather, philosophes were public intellectuals who applied reason to the study of many areas of learning, including philosophy, history, science, politics, economics, and social issues. They had a critical eye and looked for weaknesses and failures that needed.