The Reverend George Coleridge (1764 - 1828)
John Keenan (fl. 1791 - 1815)
Art / Oil paintings
Oil on canvas
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Coleridge Cottage, Somerset
Portrait of the Reverend George Coleridge, favourite brother of Samuel Taylor Coleridge and subject of his poem 'To the Rev. George Coleridge'.
Oil painting on canvas, The Reverend George Coleridge (23 March 1764 - 12 Jan 1828) by John Keenan, showing the church of Ottery St Mary in the background. A half-length portrait to left of George who was the brother to whom Samuel Taylor Coleridge was closest. He married, in 1796, Jane Hart.
Purchased at the Chanter's House sale, Sotheby's, Devon, October 24th 2006, lot 11
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John Keenan (fl. 1791 - 1815), artist