5 of 15 portraits of John Keats
- Extended catalogue entry
Regency Portraits Catalogue
by T. Sampson, after Benjamin Robert Haydon
1828, based on a work of 1816
11 1/2 in. x 9 1/2 in. (292 mm x 241 mm)
Inscriptionback to top
Signed and dated lower left: The Life Mask/of/John Keats - /L. Sampson pinxit/1888.
Provenanceback to top
Given by the Earl of Derby in May 1888.
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.