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Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue

Maurice Greene (1696-1755), Composer

The only certain portrait is the Festing portrait (discussed under NPG 2085) painted perhaps to celebrate a doctorate awarded in 1730. A portrait, engraving or etching, from the collection of J. S. Bumpus, the publishers, was in the 'Music Loan Exhibition', 1904. [1]

1) Catalogue, p 247.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Kerslake, Early Georgian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1977, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.