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Half-length portrait of Lord Nelson (1758-1805) made from a sketch the artist did while Nelson was at the Royal Hospital Greenwich.
Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson by Lemuel Francis Abbott
© National Maritime Museum
- Oil on canvas Dimensions: 76 x 63 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £865 ( Total: £1,000)
- Acquired in:
- Mr & Miss Morris
Therefore one of the few genuine likenesses.
Purchased by Huson Morris about twenty years after the death of Nelson.
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