Pair of watercolours framed by Samuel Dixon c1825
Pair of watercolours framed by Samuel Dixon. Painting 1 Elizabeth Anne Maxwell afterwards, Mrs Henry Tritton of Beddington Surrey and her two brothers Charles and Henry Maxwell - inscribed verse, c1825. Elizabeth Anne, daughter of the Rev. Patrick Maxwell was born in 1817, and therefore about 8 years old in this picture. She married Henry Tritton II (1815-77), a partner in Barclay Bevan Bening Tritton - now Barclays Bank - and bore him ten children. They lived at Ewell House Epsom. Original frame by Dixon. Painting 2 A Maxwell daughter, possibly Elizabeth Anne, with her kitten, watercolour heightoned with chalk, probably aged 8. Therefore, dating to 1825. Companion portrait to w/c, Elizabeth and her brothers. To be sold as a pair. Framed by Samuel Dixon of Gt Portland Street (1820-39). Original watergilding under later gold paints.