- Extended catalogue entry
Regency Portraits Catalogue
by John Jackson
9 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. (241 mm x 191 mm)
Inscriptionback to top
Inscribed faintly in pencil next to old NPG collection mark: Rowlandson/John Jackson.
This portraitback to top
This rather humdrum drawing is described by Dr Hayes as a more credible likeness than Harlow's romanticised portrait (John Hayes, Rowlandson, 1972, p 21).
Provenanceback to top
Sotheby's 11 July 1928 (32) bought F. R. Meatyard for the NPG.
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.