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Maria Dickons (née Poole)

(circa 1770-1833), Opera and sacred music soprano

Regency Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 2 portraits
Dickons was a London-born singer, who began performing professionally as a child at the King's Theatre, London and the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens. From the 1790s she regularly appeared in operas at Covent Garden, where contemporaries described her voice as 'powerful and mellifluous'.

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Maria Dickons (née Poole), possibly after Marie Anne Bourlier - NPG D2140

Maria Dickons (née Poole)

possibly after Marie Anne Bourlier
pencil, ink and watercolour, (1812)
NPG D2140



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