- Extended Catalogue Entry
by Samuel Mountjoy Smith
oil on canvas, 1828
36 1/8 in. x 28 1/8 in. (917 mm x 714 mm)
Given by J.C. Hill, 1981
Artistback to top
- Samuel Mountjoy Smith (circa 1809-1874), Artist. Artist associated with 6 portraits.
Related worksback to top
Linked publicationsback to top
- Ingamells, John, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, 2004, p. 256
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 303
Events of 1828back to top
Current affairsDuke of Wellington becomes Prime Minister.
Madhouse Act attempts to regulate asylums and ensure new arrivals are genuinely insane.
Repeal of the Test Acts removes political restrictions from dissenters, allowing them to hold public office.