Barringer, Tim. "Hook, James Clarke (1819-1907)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online ed. Web. 24 May 2012.

The Fine Art Society Story. Part I. London: The Fine Art Society, 2001. Catalogue number 80.

McMaster, Juliet. "James Clarke Hook: A Biography." James Clarke Hook (1819-1907). Web. 24 May 2012 (an excellent resource for Hook).

_____. James Clarke Hook: Painter of the Sea. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2023 (as above).

Sandby, William. The History of the Royal Academy of Arts from Its Foundation in 1760 to the Present Day. London, Longman. 1862. Google Books. Web. 24 May 2012.

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