De Quincey Family Portraits
- Art Funded
- 1) 52.5 x 56.5 cm
- Eric B C Blok
De Quincey was dependent on his daughters who managed his life for him when he became heavily addicted to opium. 1) chalk drawing of Thomas with his daughters, Emily, Margaret and granddaughter Eva by James Archer; 2-5) four medallions by James Archer; 6-9) miniature portraits of De Quincey's mother, his daughter Florence, an unknown lady and one of Thomas aged about 2 1/2 years by unknown artists.
By descent from the Blok family, direct descendants of Thomas De Quincey.