Jacquetta Hawkes(1910-1996), Archaeologist and author; wife of John Boynton ('J.B.') Priestley
Sitter in 9 portraits
Archaeologist and author; archaeological adviser to the Festival of Britain and theme convener for 'The People of Britain' pavilion, designed by James Gardner. Her first significant book, A Land, evoking Britain's evolutionary history, was written in the Festival year. She married, as her second husband, J. B. Priestley.