William Hookham Carpenter (1792 - 1866)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Bookseller; keeper of prints and drawings at the British Museum (1845-66). Son of bookseller and print-publisher James Carpenter (1768-1852); in 1817 married painter Miss Margaret Sarah Geddes (1793-1872); father of painters William (1818-99), Percy (1820-95) and Henrietta (1822-95).
William Hookham Carpenter
Pictorial Notices: Consisting Of A Memoir of Sir Anthony Van Dyck, With A Descriptive Catalogue Of The Etchings Executed By Him: And A Variety Of Interesting Particulars Relating To Other Artists Patronized By Charles I. Collected From Original Documents In Her Majesty's State Paper Office, The Office Of Public Records, And Other Sources. - By William Hookham Carpenter. - - London:: 1844.
A Catalogue Of The Works Of Cornelius Visscher. By William Smith, Esq., F.S.A., F.R.H.S., M.R.I. - - Bungay.: 1864.