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John Thomas Smith

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John Thomas Smith, by William Brockedon, 1832 -NPG 2515(34) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Regency Portraits Catalogue

John Thomas Smith

by William Brockedon
1832
14 3/4 in. x 10 5/8 in. (375 mm x 270 mm)
NPG 2515(34)

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Dated: 12.6.32.

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The drawing is accompanied in the Brockedon album by a letter dated British Museum 5 April 1829, beginning 'Dear Brocky …’.

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Head and shoulders full-face.

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See 'Drawings of Prominent People 1823-49' in Richard Ormond, National Portrait Gallery: Early Victorian Portraits, 1973, p 554-6.


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.

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