HARLOW, George Henry
(b. 1787, London, d. 1819, London)

Portrait of Midshipman John Windham Dalling

Oil on canvas, 127 x 102 cm
Private collection

This three quarter length portrait of Midshipman (later Captain) John Windham Dalling RN (1789-1853) memorialises his presence on HMS Defence at the Battle of Trafalgar (21st October 1805). The painting was exhibited at the Royal Academy in London in 1806.

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