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Regency Portraits Catalogue

John Thomas Smith (1766-1833), Draughtsman and antiquary

1818
Oil by Pickersgill exhibited RA 1818 (3).

c.1820
Miniature by N. C. Branwhite known from a stipple engraving by R. Woodman, half-length seated to right in an armchair (proof before letters in NPG).

Undated watercolour drawing by Richard Dighton, whole-length standing in top-hat, frock-coat, holding snuffbox, reproduced J. T. Smith, Nollekens and his Times, ed. Whitten, 1920, I, xxvi, then in Aleck Abraham's collection.

1828
Chalk drawing by Jackson in British Museum, head and shoulders inscribed and dated 1828 (reproduced in colour in J. T. Smith, Nollekens and his Times, ed. Whitten, 1920, I, xxiii) engraved by W. Skelton 1833.

c.1830
Undated pencil drawing by unknown artist, group with J. M. W. Turner sketching portrait of an old woman, reproduced J. T. Smith, Nollekens and his Times, ed. Whitten, 1920, I, p 294, then in Aleck Abraham's collection.



This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.