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Sir Graham Moore

7 of 689 portraits by Sir Thomas Lawrence

Sir Graham Moore, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, exhibited 1792 -NPG 1129 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Sir Graham Moore

by Sir Thomas Lawrence
exhibited 1792
30 1/8 in. x 25 1/4 in. (764 mm x 642 mm)
NPG 1129

Physical descriptionback to top

Half-length in post-captain's full-dress uniform, white neckcloth and loose bow-tie; grey powdered hair, dark brown eyes, fresh complexion, aged 25-30; plain brown-yellow background.

Provenanceback to top

Family descent and given (together with the portrait of his brother, Sir John Moore, NPG 1128) by his granddaughter, Miss Mary Carrick Moore, in accordance with her father's wishes, 1898.

Exhibitionsback to top

RA 1792 (366) as 'Portrait of a Naval Officer'; Third Exhibition of National Portraits, South Kensington, 1868 (78) lent by Lady Moore.

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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