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Gardeners


71 People in group

Capability Brown

Capability Brown

1716-1783
Landscape gardener
Sitter in 4 portraits
Henry Capel, Baron Capel of Tewkesbury

Henry Capel, Baron Capel of Tewkesbury

1638-1696
Establisher of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, politician and government official; son of 1st Baron Capel
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Beth Chatto

Beth Chatto

1923-2018
Garden designer and writer; Creator and Managing Director of The Beth Chatto Gardens
Sitter in 3 portraits
Monty Don

Monty Don

1955-
Gardener, writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
Zac Goldsmith

Zac Goldsmith

1975-
Editor of The Ecologist and Conservative politician; MP for Richmond Park
Sitter in 1 portrait
Derek Jarman

Derek Jarman

1942-1994
Film-maker, painter, stage designer, gardener and campaigner for gay rights
Sitter in 16 portraits
Gertrude Jekyll

Gertrude Jekyll

1843-1932
Horticulturalist and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Kent

William Kent

1685?-1748
Architect, painter and landscape gardener
Sitter associated with 8 portraits | Artist associated with 5 portraits
Carol Klein

Carol Klein

1945-
Plantswoman and teacher of art
Sitter in 1 portrait
Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd

1921-2006
Horticulturalist, gardener and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Cedric Morris

Cedric Morris

1889-1982
Painter and horticulturist
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits
Sir Joseph Paxton

Sir Joseph Paxton

1803-1865
Gardener and architect
Sitter in 6 portraits
Dan Pearson

Dan Pearson

1964-
Garden designer and television presenter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Humphry Repton

Humphry Repton

1752-1818
Landscape gardener
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Vita Sackville-West

Vita Sackville-West

1892-1962
Writer and gardener; wife of Sir Harold Nicolson
Sitter associated with 28 portraits
Percy Thrower

Percy Thrower

1913-1988
Gardener and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Tradescant the Elder

John Tradescant the Elder

circa 1570-1638
Traveller, naturalist and gardener
Sitter in 8 portraits
John Tradescant the Younger

John Tradescant the Younger

1608-1662
Gardener and collector
Sitter in 7 portraits
Isabel Bannerman (née Eustace)

Isabel Bannerman (née Eustace)

1962-
Garden designer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Julian Diamond Bannerman

Julian Diamond Bannerman

1951-
Garden designer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mary, Duchess of Beaufort

Mary, Duchess of Beaufort

1630-1715
Horticulturist; wife of 1st Duke of Beaufort; daughter of 1st Baron Capel
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alan Herbert Vauser Bloom

Alan Herbert Vauser Bloom

1906-2005
Plantsman
Sitter in 2 portraits
Christopher David Brickell

Christopher David Brickell

1932-
Botanist and garden designer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Bridgeman

Charles Bridgeman

1690-1738
Landscape gardener
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Brookes

John Brookes

1933-2018
Landscape architect and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Scarlett Cannon

Scarlett Cannon

Artist, model, Reiki therapist and gardener
Sitter in 1 portrait
Angelica Campbell (née Lazansky von Bukowa), Countess Cawdor

Angelica Campbell (née Lazansky von Bukowa), Countess Cawdor

active late 20th century-2013
Proponent of organic farming and gardener; second wife of 6th Earl Cawdor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gilly Drummond

Gilly Drummond

Gardener and campaigner for the conservation of historic landscapes
Sitter in 1 portrait
Valerie Finnis (later Lady Montagu Douglas Scott)

Valerie Finnis (later Lady Montagu Douglas Scott)

1924-2006
Horticulturist and photographer
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits
Bob Flowerdew

Bob Flowerdew

1953-
Horticulturalist and writer; advocate of organic gardening
Sitter in 1 portrait
Fergus Garrett

Fergus Garrett

Gardener
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bob Gathorne-Hardy

Bob Gathorne-Hardy

1902-1973
Gardener and writer; son of 3rd Earl of Cranbrook
Sitter in 48 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait
Jacqueline Ann Gear

Jacqueline Ann Gear

1949-
Advocate of organic gardening, food writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Gerard

John Gerard

1545-1612
Herbalist
Sitter in 4 portraits
William Hanbury

William Hanbury

1725-1778
Anglican divine, gardener and benefactor
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Gerald Hessayon

David Gerald Hessayon

1928-
Writer on gardening
Sitter in 1 portrait
Penelope Hobhouse

Penelope Hobhouse

1929-
Garden designer, writer and historian of gardens
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Nockells Horlick, 4th Bt

Sir James Nockells Horlick, 4th Bt

1886-1972
Lieutenant-Colonel, cricketer, politician, rhododendron breeder and co-inventor of Horlicks Malted Milk drink
Sitter in 1 portrait
Marjory (née Gill), Lady Allen Of Hurtwood

Marjory (née Gill), Lady Allen Of Hurtwood

1897-1976
Landscape Architect; wife of 1st Baron Allen of Hurtwood
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Elsie Dorothea (née McLaren), Lady Johnson-Ferguson

Elsie Dorothea (née McLaren), Lady Johnson-Ferguson

circa 1884-1973
Horticulturist; daughter of 1st Baron Aberconway; wife of Sir Edward Alexander Johnson-Ferguson, 2nd Bt
Sitter in 2 portraits