Henry Venn

1 portrait of Henry Venn

Henry Venn, by John Russell, 1787 - NPG 3161 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Henry Venn

by John Russell
pastel, 1787
23 7/8 in. x 17 7/8 in. (607 mm x 453 mm)
Bequeathed by the widow of the sitter's great-great-grandson, Mrs E.H. Elliott, 1943
Primary Collection
NPG 3161


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  • Henry Venn (1725-1797), Evangelical divine; founder of the Clapham Sect. Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • John Russell (1745-1806), Portrait painter and pastellist. Artist associated with 102 portraits, Sitter associated with 6 portraits.

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