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Sir John Bowring
by William Brockedon Click on the links below to find out more
black chalk, 1831
14 5/8 in. x 10 5/8 in. (371 mm x 270 mm)
Transferred from National Gallery, 1994
- Sir John Bowring (1792-1872), Political economist, traveller and the 4th Governor of Hong Kong. Sitter in 18 portraits.
- William Brockedon (1787-1854), Painter, writer and inventor. Artist associated with 112 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
- Ormond, Richard, Early Victorian Portraits, 1973, p. 47
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