Regency Portraits Catalogue
Sir William Herschel (1738-1822), Astronomer
Referencesback to topHerschel 1876
Mrs John Herschel, Memoir of Caroline Herschel, 1876.
Terence Hodgkinson, 'John Lochée, Portrait Sculptor' in V&A Yearbook 1969, pp 155-6.
Lady Constance Lubbock, The Herschel Chronicle, 1933.
NPG Annual Report 1958-9, 1960, p 6.
Anthony J. Turner, Portraits of William Herschel, (NMM forthcoming monograph).
This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.