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Last NameLindley    
Given NameJohn    
alt. NamesJ. L. ; he signed his plates "J. L." ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1799    
Year died1865    
Place of deathTurnham Green, Midd.    
Father's occupationgardener George Lindley (c. 1769-1835)    
Relatives    
EducationNorwhich Grammar School (until 1814 or 1815)    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forWilliam Jackson Hooker (1785-1865) ; Aylmer Bourke Lambert (1761-1842) ; Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) ; 15 orchid plates in vol. 7-9 of the Botanical Register (between 1821 and 1823) ;    
PatronageWilliam Jackson Hooker (1785-1865), who became a mentor of J. L. ;    
CollaboratorsWilliam Cattley (1788-1835) ; Joseph Paxton (1803-1865) ;     
Techniquesbotanical drawing and painting ; hand-colouring    
Sample(s)www.tulane.edu/~darwin/Herbarium/Herbarium/Herbarium%20Koch.htm    
Archival sourceshttp://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Lindley_(Botaniker) ; http://fmhibd.library.cmu.edu/HIBD-DB/ArtCat/recordlist.php?-skip=9700&-max=25 ;    
Published sourcesNissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966; Phyllis I. Edwards et al.(eds.): Indian Botanical Paintings (1980: 27) ; Orchids 1991: 9-23 & passim, incl. plates ;    
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