John Keats

Oil on canvas | 565 x 419mm | 1821-1823

Joseph Severn

John Keats (1795-1821), Poet.

Severn, who had nursed his friend in Rome, described the circumstances recreated in this posthumous portrait: 'This was the time he first fell ill & had written the Ode to the Nightingale on the morning of my visit to H...
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