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.


Commissioned by Bishop William Hart Coleridge, Samuel Taylor Coleridge's nephew, and by descent.

Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum

Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH
015394 35544

Opening times

Please note: Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum’s National Lottery Heritage Fund-supported redevelopment project, Reimagining Wordsworth, will be taking place throughout 2019. As a result there are some changes to what will be available when you visit this year. Please check their website for opening information before you visit

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