Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue: Hoadly

The following text is from the National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Kerslake, Early Georgian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1977 (now out of print). For the most up to date research on the Collection, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text. This can be accessed by following the link with each portrait’s title.

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The Rev. John Hoadly (1711-76)
Son of Benjamin Hoadly (above), and appointed chancellor of the diocese of Winchester, 1735, under his father's patronage; his friends included Hogarth and Garrick; his poems appeared in Dodsley's Collection

Hoadly is represented only in a portrait with Maurice Greene, q.v., above.