Pair of Watercolours c.1825 (1 of 5)
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Pair of Watercolours c.1825

Ref: B5901 / LA118775

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Description

Elizabeth Ann Maxwell, afterwards Mrs Henry Tritton of Beddington Surrey and her two brothers Charles & Henry Maxwell - inscribed verso.

Elizabeth Anne, daughter of the Reverend Patrick Maxwell, was born in 1817, and therefore about 8 years old in this picture. She married Tritton II (1815-1877) a partner in Barclay Bevan Bening & Tritton - now Barclays Bank, and bore him 10 children. They lived at Ewell House, Epsom. Original Frame.

A Maxwell daughter, possibly Elizabeth Anne, with her kitten, watercolour heightened with chalk, probably aged (8) and therefore dating to 1825. Companion portrait to w/c, Elizabeth and her brothers.

Sold as a pair. Framed by Samuel Dixon of Gt Portland Street (1820-1839) labelled - would restore well (original water gilding under later gold paint).

The photographs do not show the true colours of the paintings


Measurements

Height : 33 cm - 12.99 in

Width : 38 cm - 14.96 in

Depth : 4 cm - 1.57 in

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