Thomas Coram

1 portrait

Thomas Coram, after William Hogarth, (1740) - NPG 2427 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Coram

after William Hogarth
pencil(?) and wash, feigned oval, (1740)
9 in. x 7 1/2 in. (229 mm x 191 mm)
Given by Edith Mary Scholes, 1928
Primary Collection
NPG 2427

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  • Thomas Coram (1668?-1751), Philanthropist. Sitter associated with 7 portraits.

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  • William Hogarth (1697-1764), Painter and engraver. Artist associated with 125 portraits, Sitter associated with 19 portraits.

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A head and shoulders copy of the full-length portrait by Hogarth in the Foundling Hospital, but perhaps derived via an engraving. More detailed information on this portrait is available in a National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue, John Kerslake's Early Georgian Portraits (1977, out of print).

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