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Sir William Jackson Hooker, L.L.D. F.R.A. & L.S.: P.14029-R

Object information


Sir William Jackson Hooker, L.L.D. F.R.A. & L.S.
Portrait of Sir William Jackson Hooker, 1785-1865


Cook, Henry Richard (Printmaker)
Fisher, Son & Co. (Publisher)
After Phillips, Thomas (Painter)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Spencer George Perceval, 1923

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1923) by Perceval, Spencer George


19th century
Production date: AD 1847


Inscription on bottom "Painted by T. Phillips R.A." and "Engraved by H. Cook" and "Sir William Jackson Hooker LLD FRA & LS Regius Professor of Botany in the university of Glasgow" and "Fisher son & co London 1847" with facsimile of sitter's autograph.

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Engraving Stipple

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14029-R
Primary reference Number: 205772
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 17 August 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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