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Belgian Studio Portrait Of The Du Jardin Family c.1896

1896
Belgian Studio Portrait Of The Du Jardin Family c.1896

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(L-R) – Edgar, Bert, Alfred, Adele, George.

These are the children of Eleanora Abrahamsen and Edgar du Jardin. Eleanora was originally from Newhaven and Edgar was from Blankenberghe in Belgium. They lived in London.

Edgar Junior became a portrait painter in Blankenberghe, Alfred worked for the Sopwith Aviation Company, and George moved to Australia. Bert and Adele both never married and lived with Eleanora in London. They ran a milliner business.

Photography – Photographie Viennoise, Rue de l’Eglise 31, Blankenberghe

[see 0301-067 for reverse of photograph showing photographer’s details]

Donor number: 0301-066

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