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Gardeners


68 People in group

Lancelot ('Capability') Brown

1716-1783
Landscape gardener
Sitter in 4 portraits

(Michael) Derek Elworthy Jarman

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

Gertrude Jekyll

1843-1932
Horticulturalist and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Kent

1685?-1748
Architect, painter and landscape gardener
Sitter associated with 8 portraits | Artist associated with 4 portraits

Sir Joseph Paxton

1803-1865
Gardener and architect
Sitter in 6 portraits

Victoria Mary ('Vita') Sackville-West

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

Isabel Bannerman (née Eustace)

1962-
Garden designer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Julian Diamond Bannerman

1951-
Garden designer
Sitter in 1 portrait

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

1906-2005
Plantsman
Sitter in 2 portraits

Christopher David Brickell

1932-
Botanist and garden designer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Charles Bridgeman

1690-1738
Landscape gardener
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Brookes

1933-2018
Landscape architect and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

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

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

Beth Chatto (née Little)

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

Montagu Denis Wyatt ('Monty') Don

1955-
Gardener, writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait

Gillian Turner ('Gilly') Drummond (née Clark, later Laing)

Gardener and campaigner for the conservation of historic landscapes
Sitter in 1 portrait

Valerie Finnis (later Lady Montagu Douglas Scott)

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

Bob Flowerdew

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

Fergus Garrett

Gardener
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jacqueline Ann Gear

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

John Gerard

1545-1612
Herbalist
Sitter in 4 portraits

Frank Zacharias Robin ('Zac') Goldsmith

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

William Hanbury

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

David Gerald Hessayon

1928-
Writer on gardening
Sitter in 1 portrait

Penelope Hobhouse

1929-
Garden designer, writer and historian of gardens
Sitter in 1 portrait

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

1897-1976
Landscape Architect; wife of 1st Baron Allen of Hurtwood
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

Elise 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

Carol Klein

1945-
Plantswoman and teacher of art
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sibylle Kreutsberger

Plantswoman and horticulturalist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Roy Lancaster

1937-
Plantsman, writer and broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait

Joy Larkcom

Horticulturalist and writer on gardens
Sitter in 1 portrait

Alvilde Lees-Milne (née Bridges)

1909-1994
Gardening and landscape expert; former wife of 3rd Viscount Chaplin, and later wife of James Lees-Milne; daughter of Sir Tom Bridges
Sitter in 4 portraits

Arabella, Lady Lennox-Boyd

1938-
Garden designer; wife of Sir Mark Lennox-Boyd
Sitter in 1 portrait

André Le Nôtre (Le Nostre)

1613-1700
Garden designer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Norah Mary Madeleine Lindsay (née Bourke)

1873-1948
Gardener
Sitter associated with 5 portraits

Christopher Lloyd

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

John Claudius Loudon

1783-1843
Landscape gardener
Sitter in 2 portraits