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Portrait miniature of an unknown woman

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1829 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tayler, Charles Foot, born 1794 - died 1853 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Alan Evans Bequest, given by the National Gallery

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 4, box 3

Physical description

Rectangular portrait miniature of an unknown woman painted in watercolour on ivory.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1829 (made)


Tayler, Charles Foot, born 1794 - died 1853 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour painting on ivory

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated


Height: 11.0 cm, Width: 8.7 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an unknown woman by Charles Foot Tayler. British, 1829.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Summary Catalogue of Miniatures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Haslemere: Emmett Microform, 1981


Watercolour; Ivory


Watercolour painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait; Miniature (painting)


Paintings; Portraits; Miniatures


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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