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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H , Case WD, Shelf 52

John Keats

Drawing
ca. 1820 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Portrait of the poet John Keats in charcoal in an oval frame.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Charcoal on paper
Brief Description
Charcoal drawing by Joseph Severn depicting a portrait of his friend, the poet John Keats. Great Britain, ca. 1820.
Physical Description
Portrait of the poet John Keats in charcoal in an oval frame.
Dimensions
  • Height: 8.5cm
  • Width: 6.6cm
Dimensions taken from departmental notes
Credit line
Forster Bequest
Object history
Engraved in Leigh Hunt's Lord Byron and some of his Contemporaries, and in H. Buxton Forman's edition of Keat's Works.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
F.90

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record createdMarch 15, 2010
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