Only Connect - Horatio Nelson <> Joseph Haydn

How are these sitters connected?


Horatio Nelson, by Henry Edridge, 1802 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Horatio Nelson
by Henry Edridge
1802
NPG 879

Joseph Haydn, by William Daniell, after  George Dance, published 1 July 1809 (20 March 1794) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Joseph Haydn
by William Daniell, after George Dance
published 1 July 1809 (20 March 1794)
NPG D12137

The connection
Nelson and the Hamiltons visited Haydn at Eisentstadt, where she sang Haydn's Arriana a Nexos.

Find out more about Nelson connections with co-curator Peter Sheppard Skaerved

Explore other Hamilton connections

NPG 2941 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Horatio Nelson <> Emma Hamilton

NPG 1678 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Horatio Nelson <> Richard Cosway

NPG D35272 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Horatio Nelson <> William Hamilton


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