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Herbert Watkins (1828-after 1901), Photographer

(George) Herbert Watkins

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist associated with 259 portraits
Watkins opened his Regent Street studio in 1856, and produced a series of photographs of distinguished contemporaries, which he published with printed biographies under the title of National Gallery of Photographic Portraits. He claimed in his advertisements that his photographs were 'as remarkable for their agreeable fidelity to nature as for their brilliancy of production and their economy of cost'.

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P301(70)

Marie Effie (née Wilton), Lady Bancroft

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, September 1856
NPG P301(70)

P301(1)

George Hamilton Seymour

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(1)

P301(2)

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, 30 March 1857
NPG P301(2)

P301(3)

Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(3)

P301(4)

John Singleton Copley, Baron Lyndhurst

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, 8 April 1857
NPG P301(4)

P301(5)

Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, 7 March 1857
NPG P301(5)

P301(6)

Sir George Cornewall Lewis, 2nd Bt

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(6)

P301(7)

Philip Stanhope, 5th Earl Stanhope

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, 7 March 1857
NPG P301(7)

P301(8)

John Somerset Pakington, 1st Baron Hampton

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(8)

P301(9)

Walter Savage Landor

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(9)

P301(10)

William Hare, 3rd Earl of Listowel

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(10)

P301(11)

Samuel Wilberforce

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(11)

P301(12)

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(12)

P301(13)

Alessandro Gavazzi

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(13)

P301(14)

Alessandro Gavazzi

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(14)

P301(15)

William Harrison Ainsworth

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(15)

P301(16)

Henry Bradbury

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(16)

P301(17)

Alexandre Dumas

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, 1857
NPG P301(17)

P301(18)

George Lance

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
NPG P301(18)

P301(21)

William Charles Macready

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(21)

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