Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers (1763 - 1855), banker and versifier, was a Trustee and benefactor of the Gallery. This work seems to be a sketch related to a portrait of him begun by Linnell in October 1833 (now at the Tate Gallery, dated 1835).

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1792 - 1882
Full title
Samuel Rogers
Date made
1846
Medium and support
Oil on wood
Dimensions
44 x 36.5 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1926
Inventory number
NG4142
Location in Gallery