William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 866458

Category Paintings
Date 1800 - 1899
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements
Place of origin England
Collection Wordsworth House, Cumbria (Accredited Museum)
On show at Wordsworth House, Cumbria, North West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, William Wordsworth (1770-1850), British (English) School, 19th century. A half-length portrait, of the poet, turned slightly to the right, looking to the left, wearing a dark coat.

Provenance

Canon Hardwicke Drummond Rawnsley (1851-1920), co-founder of the Trust, at Allan Bank, Grasmere (where Wordsworth had lived between 1808-11); left to the National Trust by the will of Canon H. D. Rawnsley by his widow in 1951 and transferred to Wordsworth House in 1983

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Record Status

Enhanced

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