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John Moore

John Moore, by Robert Dighton, 1803 -NPG 982e - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue

John Moore

by Robert Dighton
10 7/8 in. x 7 in. (276 mm x 178 mm)
NPG 982e

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Lettered: Drawn from Life & Pub by Dighton, Charg Cross. Janr. 1803. THE PRINCIPAL ARCH OF LAMBETH PALACE.
Inscribed in ink, bottom right: Moore over faint traces of a scratched Mo ...

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Whole length standing to left in civilian dress, his tricorne hat in his right hand.

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‘Taken from NPG portfolios’ (first catalogued 1909).

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, National Portrait Gallery, 2004, 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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