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Sir George Hayter

Sir George Hayter, by Sir George Hayter, 1843 -NPG 1103 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Sir George Hayter

by Sir George Hayter
1843
8 3/4 in. x 11 1/8 in. (222 mm x 282 mm)
NPG 1103

Inscriptionback to top

Inscribed on the base of the stand on which Hayter is painting in the left-hand study: GH. painting on the picture/of the House of Commons/of 1833/GH 1843

This portraitback to top

For Hayter's picture of the 'House of Commons, 1833' see NPG 54. A pen drawing of Hayter working on his painting by Sir Edwin Landseer was in the Hayter Sale, Christie's, 20 April 1871 (lot 374).

Provenanceback to top

Major Harrel, presented by him, 1897.


This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Ormond, Early Victorian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1973, 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.

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