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Image number: RS.18085
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Joseph Dalton Hooker

Date

1850s

Sitter

Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817-1911, British), Botanist

Creator - Organisation

Maull & Polyblank, Photographer

Object type

Image reference

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 200mm
width (print): 150mm

Subject

Content object

furniture
   > chair

Description

Seated portrait of Joseph Dalton Hooker turned to the left [as viewed]. He wears a white shirt underneath a dark waistcoat and dinner jacket, his hair short with side-whiskers.

Inscribed below: ‘Photographed by Messrs Maull & Co. London'

Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817-1911) British botanist was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1847 and served as President between 1873 and 1878.

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