Horatio Nelson, Viscount Nelson (1758-1805)
George Keating (Ireland 1762 – London 1842)
Print; Mezzotint engraving - Portrait of Nelson of the Nile by G Keating after H Singleton. Framed in glided frame and glazed. 'Portrait mezzotint of the Right Hon. Horatio Baron Nelson of the Nile and of Burnham Thorpe in the County of Norfolk. Rear Admiral of the Blue. Painted from the life by H. Singleton in 1798. Engraved by G.Keating, published Nov, 29.1798'. (M. Jessup 149)
purchased from Wyndham Payne, Cheltenham, Glouscester, 6th February 1942, for £5.10s Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.
Makers and roles
George Keating (Ireland 1762 – London 1842), engraver Henry Singleton RA (London 1766 - London 1839), Portrait Artist