20 of 23 portraits of Samuel Rogers
by Dominique Vivant Denon, Baron Denon
pencil, after 1817
8 in. x 6 3/8 in. (206 mm x 162 mm)
Given by Courtauld Institute, 1954
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- Samuel Rogers (1763-1855), Poet, banker and art connoisseur. Sitter in 23 portraits.
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- Dominique Vivant Denon, Baron Denon (1747-1825), French painter and engraver; Archaeologist and traveller; Writer; former head of the Musée Napoléon (later Musée du Louvre: Paris: France). Artist associated with 3 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
Exhibitions and displays
- Painting Parliament: The Fine Arts Commission 1841 – 1863
Until 10 May 2015