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Sir Ghillean Tolmie Prance (1937-), Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens

Sitter in 2 portraits
Director, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (1988-1999); an influential figure in persuading international bodies to develop new global policies and best practice in botanical matters; he also oversaw important developments at Kew, including laying the foundations of the Millennium Seed Bank (1998).

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Sir Ghillean Tolmie Prance

by Tessa Traeger
gelatin silver print, June 2001
NPG P1026(34)


Sir Ghillean Tolmie Prance

by Anne-Katrin Purkiss
bromide print, 1995
NPG x76285