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Wedding breakfast for Mary Whitall Smith and Frank Costelloe at Balliol Hall

5 of 12 portraits of Benjamin Jowett

Wedding breakfast for Mary Whitall Smith and Frank Costelloe at Balliol Hall, by Unknown photographer, 3 September 1885 - NPG Ax160643 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Wedding breakfast for Mary Whitall Smith and Frank Costelloe at Balliol Hall

by Unknown photographer
bromide copy print, 3 September 1885
6 1/4 in. x 5 in. (158 mm x 126 mm) overall
Given by Barbara Strachey (Hultin, later Halpern), 1999
Photographs Collection
NPG Ax160643


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  • Mary Berenson (née Smith) (1864-1945), Art historian; former wife of Frank Costelloe, and later wife of Bernard Berenson; daughter of Robert Pearsall Smith. Sitter associated with 75 portraits.
  • Benjamin Francis Conn ('Frank') Costelloe (1855-1899), Barrister and political reformer; first husband of Mary Berenson (née Smith). Sitter in 16 portraits.
  • Benjamin Jowett (1817-1893), Master of Balliol College, Oxford. Sitter in 12 portraits.

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