Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue

John Moore (1730-1805), Archbishop of Canterbury

Prelate; patronised by the Duke of Marlborough, canon of Christ Church 1763, Dean of Canterbury 1771-75, Bishop of Bangor 1775-83, and Archbishop of Canterbury 1783; a promoter of the Sunday school movement and of missionary enterprise; his patronage was particularly directed towards his own family.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, National Portrait Gallery, 2004, 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.