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6 Portraits in set: The Clerk family album: watercolours by Jemima Blackburn, 1833-57

An album including drawings and watercolours that chronicle family life in the nineteenth century, realised in a charming style. The artist was a niece of {Sir George Clerk, Bt|mp8651}. It is of most interest for the watercolours of Peel, Kean and Rogers. The album was acquired from the family by descent in 1935.

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2772(29b)

Sir John Shelley, 6th Bt

by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn)
watercolour, 1833-1857
NPG 2772(29b)

2772(28b)

Breakfast at Mr Rogers

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

2772(33a)

Charles John Kean

by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn)
watercolour, 1833-1857
NPG 2772(33a)

2772(33b)

Charles John Kean

by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn)
watercolour, 1833-1857
NPG 2772(33b)

2772(28a)

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt showing his pictures

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

2772(31b)

Henri Adolphe Franconi

by Jemima Blackburn (née Wedderburn)
watercolour, 1844
NPG 2772(31b)