Samuel Palmer

1 portrait on display in Room 18 at the National Portrait Gallery

Samuel Palmer, by George Richmond, 1829 - NPG 2223 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Samuel Palmer

by George Richmond
watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, 1829
3 1/4 in. x 2 3/4 in. (83 mm x 70 mm)
Purchased, 1928
Primary Collection
NPG 2223


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  • Samuel Palmer (1805-1881), Landscape painter and etcher. Sitter in 5 portraits.

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  • George Richmond (1809-1896), Portrait painter and draughtsman; son of Thomas Richmond. Artist associated with 326 portraits, Sitter in 14 portraits.

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This image by Palmer's friend, the visionary artist George Richmond, depicts Palmer as idealised and Christ-like.

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