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John Keats

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John Keats, by T. Sampson; Benjamin Robert Haydon, 1828, based on a work of 1816 -NPG 686a - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Regency Portraits Catalogue

John Keats

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)
NPG 686a

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Signed and dated lower left: The Life Mask/of/John Keats - /L. Sampson pinxit/1888.

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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.

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