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Oil painting of John Middleton and his family in his drawing room, British School c.1795-99. A group portrait showing the colourman (John Middleton), probably holding a sample book, and his children from left to right: Jesse, Anna, Sarah & Joshua. The lady on the left was the housekeeper. The scene is set at the house in St. Martin's Lane (probably on the first floor) where the Middletons lived and worked.
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