© National Portrait Gallery, London
John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley
by William Holl Jr, after George Richmond Click on the links below to find out more
stipple engraving, (1862)
12 in. x 9 in. (305 mm x 229 mm) plate size; 17 in. x 14 7/8 in. (432 mm x 379 mm) paper size
Given by Ursula Grant Duff (née Lubbock), 1957
- William Holl Jr (1807-1871), Engraver. Artist associated with 176 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
- George Richmond (1809-1896), Portrait painter and draughtsman; son of Thomas Richmond. Artist associated with 325 portraits, Sitter in 14 portraits.
- NPG D20697: John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley (from same plate)
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