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Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn) (1823-1909), Artist and memoirist

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist of 6 portraits
Jemima Blackburn was one of the most popular illustrators in Victorian Britain. She illustrated twenty-seven books including Birds from Nature (1862, 1868). Blackburn painted watercolours showing daily family life in the late nineteenth Scottish Highlands.

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2772(28b)

Breakfast at Mr Rogers

by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn)
watercolour, 1833-1857
NPG 2772(28b)

2772(28a)

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt showing his pictures

by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn)
watercolour, 1844
NPG 2772(28a)