• Portrait of Anna Deacon -
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    Full-length in a doorway

    Signed lower right: Edwin D. Smith pin.t 1839

    Watercolour heightened with bodycolour, with corners cut

    30.1 x 24.3 cm., 11 ? x 9 ? in.

     

    Provenance:

    Lord Courthope, Whiligh, Wadhurst, East Sussex;

    By descent until 2011

     

    Anna Deacon married George Courthope Esq. Of Whiligh in January 1841. She was the eldest daughter of John Deacon of Mabledon, Tonbridge. Deacon made his fortune in Deacon?s Bank and bought Mabledon from the Burton family in 1828.

  • Portrait of Lady Sophia Deacon aged seven -
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    Full-length in a garden carrying a basket

    Signed lower left: Edwin D. Smith pin.t 1838

    Watercolour heightened with bodycolour, with corners cut

    33.5 x  25.7 cm., 13 x 10 in.

     

    Provenance:

    Lord Courthope, Whiligh, Wadhurst, East Sussex;

    By descent until 2011

     

    Lady Sophia Deacon died, aged twenty-one, in 1852.

  • Portrait of Frances Deacon -
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    Three-quarter length seated at a table holding a guitar

    Signed lower right: Edwin D. Smith pin.t 1839

    Watercolour heightened with bodycolour, with corners cut

    33 x 24.6 cm., 13 x 9 ? in.

     

    Frances Deacon later married Col. Arthur Ramsden of Steneness, Ashurst.

  • Portrait of William Samuel Deacon -
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    Three-quarter length, holding a fishing rod

    Signed lower left: Edwin D. Smith pin.t 1838

    Watercolour heightened with bodycolour, with corners cut

    33.5 x 25.7 cm., 13 x 10 in.

     

    William Deacon married Miss Mary Sophia Currie.

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