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Vendors, merchants and manufacturers


376 People in group

John Alexander Hankey

John Alexander Hankey

1804-1881
West India Merchant
Sitter in 2 portraits
Rodolph Alexander Hankey

Rodolph Alexander Hankey

1837-1906
West India Merchant; son of John Alexander Hankey
Sitter in 1 portrait
Thomson Hankey

Thomson Hankey

1805-1893
Politician and political economist; West India merchant and Governor of the Bank of England
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Harvey

John Harvey

1755-1842
Textile merchant, Lieutenant-Colonel and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Horner Haslett

Sir James Horner Haslett

1832-1905
Politician, chemist and drug merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir John Hawkins

Sir John Hawkins

1532-1595
Merchant and naval commander
Sitter in 5 portraits
Sir John George Hay

Sir John George Hay

1883-1964
East India merchant
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Benjamin Heath

John Benjamin Heath

1790-1879
Merchant and banker
Sitter in 1 portrait
Samuel Henry

Samuel Henry

died 1840
Merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Hibbert

George Hibbert

1757-1837
Merchant
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Mr Hilbers

Mr Hilbers

active 1818
Oil merchant
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Sir Edward Stock Hill

Sir Edward Stock Hill

1834-1902
Politician, merchant and shipowner
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Rowland Hill

Sir Rowland Hill

circa 1495-1561
Merchant and first Protestant Lord Mayor of London
Sitter in 1 portrait
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Albert Ernest Hillary

1868-1954
Chocolate manufacturer and Liberal politician; MP for Harwich
Sitter in 5 portraits
Henry Hoare

Henry Hoare

1750-1828
Merchant and financier
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir William Hodges, 1st Bt

Sir William Hodges, 1st Bt

1645-1714
Merchant and financier
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roger Hog

Roger Hog

died 1789
Merchant; Director of the Bank of Scotland
Sitter in 1 portrait
Quintin Hogg

Quintin Hogg

1845-1903
Politician, merchant and philanthropist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Charles Holcroft, 1st Bt

Sir Charles Holcroft, 1st Bt

1831-1917
Iron and coal master and benefactor of Birmingham University
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Henry Holden

Robert Henry Holden

born 1856
Currier, leather merchant and Justice of the Peace; son-in-law of Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
Sitter in 7 portraits
William Hone

William Hone

1780-1842
Bookseller, pamphleteer and writer
Sitter in 3 portraits
John Williams Hope

John Williams Hope

1757-1813
Merchant and merchant banker; partner in Hope & Co
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

Sir James Horlick, 1st Bt

1844-1921
Co-inventor and manufacturer of Horlicks health drink
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick John Horniman

Frederick John Horniman

1835-1906
Tea merchant; founder of the Horniman Museum and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Samuel Horrocks

Samuel Horrocks

1766-1842
Cotton manufacturer and Conservative politician; MP for Preston
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir John Houblon

Sir John Houblon

1632-1712
Merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Rebecca Howse (née Wildgoose)

Rebecca Howse (née Wildgoose)

1737-1818
Flower seller of Oxford
Sitter in 5 portraits
Herbert Cokayne Gibbs, 1st Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon

Herbert Cokayne Gibbs, 1st Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon

1854-1935
Merchant banker
Sitter associated with 5 portraits
James Hunter

James Hunter

circa 1741-1805
Hardware merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Charles Philip Huntington

Sir Charles Philip Huntington

1888-1928
Wallpaper manufacturer
Sitter in 1 portrait
William Balle Huntington

William Balle Huntington

1841-1911
Wallpaper manufacturer
Sitter in 1 portrait
(John) Frederick Andrew Johann Friedrich Andreas Huth

(John) Frederick Andrew Johann Friedrich Andreas Huth

1777-1864
Merchant and merchant banker
Sitter in 4 portraits
Alexander Alexander Ionides

Alexander Alexander Ionides

1840-1898
Merchant and banker; Consul General for Greece; son of Alexander Constantine Ionides
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Robert Jardine, 1st Bt

Sir Robert Jardine, 1st Bt

1825-1905
Merchant and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Jardine

William Jardine

1784-1843
Physician and merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Jeffrey

John Jeffrey

1775-1848
Merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir William Albert Jenkins

Sir William Albert Jenkins

1878-1968
Politician, shipbroker and coal merchant
Sitter in 6 portraits
Joseph Johnson

Joseph Johnson

1738-1809
Bookseller and publisher
Sitter in 2 portraits | Artist associated with 6 portraits
John Lawson Johnston

John Lawson Johnston

1839-1900
Nutrition promoter and food manufacturer; creator of Bovril
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jeremiah Jordan

Jeremiah Jordan

1830-1911
Politician and temperance advocate and merchant
Sitter in 1 portrait

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