Sir Graham Moore

1 portrait

Sir Graham Moore, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, exhibited 1792 - NPG 1129 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Graham Moore

by Sir Thomas Lawrence
oil on canvas, exhibited 1792
30 1/8 in. x 25 1/4 in. (764 mm x 642 mm)
Given by Miss Mary Carrick Moore, 1898
Primary Collection
NPG 1129

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Sitterback to top

  • Sir Graham Moore (1764-1843), Admiral; brother of Sir John Moore. Sitter in 2 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830), Portrait painter, collector and President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 683 portraits, Sitter in 25 portraits.

This portraitback to top

Portrayed in captain's full-dress uniform. The carved frame in the Italian Maratta style is of a type used by Lawrence for his early portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG 1128: Sir John Moore (companion portrait)

Linked publicationsback to top

  • Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 438
  • Simon, Jacob, The Art of the Picture Frame: Artists, Patrons and the Framing of Portraits in Britain, 1997 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 8 November 1996 - 9 February 1997), p. 69
  • Walker, Richard, Regency Portraits, 1985, p. 341

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