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John Keats

ca. 1820 (made)
Place of origin

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

Object details

Object type
TitleJohn Keats (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Charcoal on paper
Brief description
Drawing, John Keats, by Joseph Severn, chalk, ca. 1820.
Physical description
Portrait of the poet John Keats by a friend in charcoal in an oval frame.
  • 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
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Record createdMarch 15, 2010
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