The portrait shows the poet Coleridge (1772-1834) seated half-length wearing a black coat and holding a silver snuff-box in his right hand.
Portrait of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by Thomas Phillips, 18181821
© Wordsworth Trust
- Oil on canvas
- 91.5 x 65.5 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £23,828 ( Total: £49,642)
- Acquired in:
Commissioned by Bishop William Hart Coleridge, Samuel Taylor Coleridge's nephew, and by descent.