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Last NameHooker    
Given NameWilliam    
alt. NamesW. H. ;     
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1779 London    
Year died1832    
Place of deathKew    
Father's occupation    
Relativesprobably not directly related to William Jackson Hooker    
Educationbotanical drawing pupil of -> Franz Bauer in London    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forJames Forbes (1749-1819) ; Thomas Andrew Knight (1759-1838): Pomona Herefordiensis ; Robert Hogg (1818-1897) ; John Lindley (1799-1835): Digitalium monographia (1821) ; Lambert: Pinetum ; W. H.: Pomona Londinensis (1813-18) ; R. A. Salisbury: Paradisus Loninensis (1818) ; James Forbes: Oriental Memoirs ;    
PatronageHorticultural Society of London Transactions, resp. Royal Horticultural Society, London;     
Collaborators    
Techniquesbotanical and natural drawing, stipple painting, and watercolor     
Sample(s)http://www.rhsprints.co.uk/category/8636/artists/william-hooker    
Archival sourcesoriginals in the Lindley Library, London; Sir Arthur Church Collection, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew    
Published sourcesAKL ; ThB 17 1924: 468 ; Nissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ## 1072, ... ; Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 # 1409 ; Church collection Bot Drawings, Bull Misc Info Royal Gardens Kew (1916)6: 162-8 ; Blunt & Stearn 1994 ; Lack 1987: 150f. ; Peter Blackburne-Maze: Fruit, an Illustrated History (2002) ; Hooker's Finest Fruit: A Selection of Paintings of Fruits by William Hooker (New York 1989) ;    
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