SMART, Lucy

c.1792 - 1854

Born at Ipswich about 1792, daughter of John Smart (1752-1838) [q.v.] and his wife Mary Anne née Truston, and sister of John Smart (1793-1858) [q.v.]. A member of the Ipswich Society of Professional & Amateur Artists from 1834, where she was probably tutored by Henry Davy [q.v.]. In 1851 Lucy was a 58 year old flower painter, living at Upper Brook Street, Ipswich, the home of her brother John and his family. She died at Ipswich in 1854, she was unmarried.