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Sir William Jardine
by Thomas Herbert Maguire, printed by M & N Hanhart Click on the links below to find out more
lithograph, published 1851 (1849)
17 in. x 12 7/8 in. (432 mm x 327 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
- M & N Hanhart (active 1839-1882), Lithographic printers. Artist associated with 331 portraits.
- Thomas Herbert Maguire (1821-1895), Lithographer. Artist associated with 127 portraits.
- NPG D7832: Sir William Jardine (from same stone)
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