The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

Advanced Collection search

Search the Collection

John & Charles Watkins

(active 1863-1870), Photographers

Artist associated with 334 portraits
London photographers who had a studio on Parliament Street from 1867 to 1871.

Tell us More

 Like voting
is closed

Thanks for Liking

Please Like other favourites!
If they inspire you please support our work.

Make a donation Close

List Thumbnail

John Stuart Mill, by John & Charles Watkins, or by  John Watkins - NPG P46

John Stuart Mill

by John & Charles Watkins, or by John Watkins
albumen print, partially over-painted in ink wash, 1865
NPG P46

William Powell Frith, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14841

William Powell Frith

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, (1856-1857)
NPG Ax14841

William Powell Frith, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x15424

William Powell Frith

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, (1856-1857)
NPG x15424

Anna Maria Hall (née Fielding); Samuel Carter Hall, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x17234

Anna Maria Hall (née Fielding); Samuel Carter Hall

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s
NPG x17234

Charles Dickens, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax7294

Charles Dickens

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen print, 1859 or 1861
NPG Ax7294

Sir Thomas Fairbairn, 2nd Bt, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16265

Sir Thomas Fairbairn, 2nd Bt

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16265

George Henry Charles Byng, 3rd Earl of Strafford, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16261

George Henry Charles Byng, 3rd Earl of Strafford

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16261

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16393

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16393

Henry Thomas Petty-Fitzmaurice, 4th Marquess of Lansdowne, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16422

Henry Thomas Petty-Fitzmaurice, 4th Marquess of Lansdowne

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16422

Sir Francis Grant, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14803

Sir Francis Grant

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14803

Thomas Creswick, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14810

Thomas Creswick

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14810

George Jones, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14817

George Jones

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14817

Edwin Landseer, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14822

Edwin Landseer

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14822

Paul Falconer Poole, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14832

Paul Falconer Poole

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14832

Frederick Richard Pickersgill, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14837

Frederick Richard Pickersgill

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14837

Frederick Richard Lee, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14842

Frederick Richard Lee

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14842

Thomas Webster, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14847

Thomas Webster

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14847

Solomon Alexander Hart, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14848

Solomon Alexander Hart

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14848

Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14850

Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14850

Henry Weekes, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14851

Henry Weekes

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14851

William Calder Marshall, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14852

William Calder Marshall

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14852

Francis Danby, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14865

Francis Danby

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14865

Frederick Goodall, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14868

Frederick Goodall

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax14868

Sir John Gilbert, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14863

Sir John Gilbert

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14863

William Frederick Yeames, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14874

William Frederick Yeames

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14874

Edward Bowring Stephens, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14878

Edward Bowring Stephens

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14878

William Linton, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14895

William Linton

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14895

Charles Baxter, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax14918

Charles Baxter

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14918

Thomas Landseer, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17136

Thomas Landseer

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17136

Josiah Wood Whymper, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17148

Josiah Wood Whymper

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17148

Lucy Matilda Graves (née Percy), by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17163

Lucy Matilda Graves (née Percy)

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17163

Eugene Joseph Verboeckhoven, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17199

Eugene Joseph Verboeckhoven

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17199

Hon. Charles Hugh Lindsay, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16429

Hon. Charles Hugh Lindsay

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax16429

Edward Hodges Baily, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax28918

Edward Hodges Baily

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28918

Abraham Cooper, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax28919

Abraham Cooper

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28919

Carlo Marochetti, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax28937

Carlo Marochetti

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28937

Frederick Richard Pickersgill, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax28943

Frederick Richard Pickersgill

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28943

Charles Landseer, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17241

Charles Landseer

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17241

Charles Henry Bennett, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax28982

Charles Henry Bennett

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28982

Carlo Marochetti, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17251

Carlo Marochetti

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17251

Frederick Richard Lee, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17268

Frederick Richard Lee

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17268

Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke, by John Watkins, or by  John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17737

Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke

by John Watkins, or by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax17737

Sir George Grey, 2nd Bt, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17745

Sir George Grey, 2nd Bt

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17745

William Monsell, 1st Baron Emly, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17751

William Monsell, 1st Baron Emly

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17751

John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence, by John Watkins, or by  John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17764

John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence

by John Watkins, or by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17764

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17860

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax17860

Sir Francis Grant, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17239

Sir Francis Grant

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17239

Edwin Landseer, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax17240

Edwin Landseer

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17240

David Mather Masson, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x21233

David Mather Masson

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x21233

John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x45204

John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x45204

John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence, by John & Charles Watkins, or by  John Watkins - NPG x12420

John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence

by John & Charles Watkins, or by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x12420

Sir Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant-Duff, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax8637

Sir Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant-Duff

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8637

Sir George Grey, 2nd Bt, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax8565

Sir George Grey, 2nd Bt

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8565

Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke, by John & Charles Watkins, or by  John Watkins - NPG Ax8528

Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke

by John & Charles Watkins, or by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8528

Francis Danby, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax11928

Francis Danby

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax11928

Thomas O'Hagan, 1st Baron O'Hagan, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax46860

Thomas O'Hagan, 1st Baron O'Hagan

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax46860

Frederick Goodall, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG x14377

Frederick Goodall

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x14377

Joseph Cundall, by John & Charles Watkins, published by  A. Newbery - NPG x76457

Joseph Cundall

by John & Charles Watkins, published by A. Newbery
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x76457

David Roberts, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax11926

David Roberts

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax11926

Category

Place

Tell us more back to top

Can you tell us more about this person? Spotted an error, information that is missing (a sitter’s life dates, occupation or family relationships, or a date of portrait for example) or do you know anything that we don't know? If you have information to share please complete the form below.

If you require information from us, please use our Archive enquiry service. You can buy a print of most illustrated portraits. Select the portrait of interest to you, then look out for a Buy a Print button. Prices start at £6 for unframed prints, £25 for framed prints. If you wish to license an image, please use our Rights and Images service.

Please note that we cannot provide valuations.

We digitise over 8,000 portraits a year and we cannot guarantee being able to digitise images that are not already scheduled.

Stephen Furniss

25 August 2020, 11:49

Both brothers are buried with their parents in Highgate Cemetery.

What can you tell us?close

There are occasions when we are unsure of the identity of a sitter or artist, their life dates, occupation or have not recorded their family relationships. Sometimes we have not recorded the date of a portrait. Do you have specialist knowledge or a particular interest about any aspect of the portrait or sitter or artist that you can share with us? We would welcome any information that adds to and enhances our information and understanding about a particular portrait, sitter or artist.

Citationclose

How do you know this? Please could you let us know your source of information.

* Permission to publish (Privacy information)
Privacy Informationclose

The National Portrait Gallery will NOT use your information to contact you or store for any other purpose than to investigate or display your contribution. By ticking permission to publish you are indicating your agreement for your contribution to be shown on this collection item page. Please note your email address will not be displayed on the page nor will it be used for any marketing material or promotion of any kind.

Please ensure your comments are relevant and appropriate. Your contributions must be polite and with no intention of causing trouble. All contributions are moderated.

Your Emailclose

Contributions are moderated. We'll need your email address so that we can follow up on the information provided and contact you to let you know when your contribution has been published.

Contribute

Blog

Gallery blog

Read our latest news and have your say.

Join the conversation

Tell us More about our silhouettes, photograph of Hubert Leslie, Silhouettist

Identify our Silhouettes

Join enthusiastic contributors who have already identified 155 sitters.

Help transcribe signatures

Tell us More about our Silvy sitters, photograph of Camille Silvy, photographer with boy

Tell us more about our Silvy sitters

Help us identify the sitters who visited Camille Silvy’s photographic studio during the 1860s.

Identify our sitters