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Sir William Jackson Hooker

(1785-1865), Botanist

Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 7 portraits
One of the leading botanists of the period, Jackson was Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew from 1841 to 1865. As the Director of Kew Gardens, he was largely responsible for throwing the Gardens open to the public and was succeeded by his son Joseph Dalton Hooker

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Sir William Jackson Hooker, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG P354

Sir William Jackson Hooker

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P354

Sir William Jackson Hooker, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG x32349

Sir William Jackson Hooker

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x32349

Sir William Jackson Hooker, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG Ax7535

Sir William Jackson Hooker

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax7535

Sir William Jackson Hooker, by Ernest Edwards, published by  Lovell Reeve & Co - NPG Ax13830

Sir William Jackson Hooker

by Ernest Edwards, published by Lovell Reeve & Co
albumen print, published 1863
NPG Ax13830

Sir William Jackson Hooker, by Thomas Herbert Maguire, printed by  M & N Hanhart - NPG D35963

Sir William Jackson Hooker

by Thomas Herbert Maguire, printed by M & N Hanhart
lithograph, 1851
NPG D35963

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