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Regency Portraits Catalogue

John Shore, 1st Baron Teignmouth (1751-1834), Governor-General of India

c.1797
Oil by A. W. Devis in Teignmouth family collection, exhibited Third Exhibition of National Portraits, South Kensington, 1868 (64) lent by Lord Teignmouth, half-length standing, his hand on his Life of Sir William Jones resting on an Address from the British inhabitants of Calcutta; a copy by John Hayes for Government House, Calcutta, was seen by Scharf in London after cleaning by Haines in 1886 (Sir George Scharf’s Sketchbooks, 113, pp 8a, 52, 52a).

c.1816
Oil by Michael Keeling known from a stipple by T. Cheesman, published by Cribb, 1 May 1816.

1818
Wax medallion by T. R. Poole (NPG 4986).

c.1823
Oil by H. P. Briggs in the Bible Society, London, engraved in mezzotint by Henry Dawe 1823.

1832-4
Watercolours by Richmond, see NPG 5145.

c.1834
Drawing by W. M. Craig known from a stipple by R. Hicks published by Baynes 1834, half-length with his hands on Bible, minarets in background.

Posthumous
1867
Statue by Theodore Phyffers in courtyard façade of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Whitehall.



This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, 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.