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Portrait miniature of Admiral Sir George Rooke

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1705 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Faber, John I (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink on vellum

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with funds from the RH Stephenson Bequest

  • Museum number:

    P.77-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 5, box K

Physical description

Pen and ink portrait miniature on vellum depicting the Admiral Sir George Rooke.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, made)

Date

1705 (made)

Artist/maker

Faber, John I (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink on vellum

Marks and inscriptions

Dated 1705

Dimensions

Height: 109 mm, Width: 87 mm

Descriptive line

Pen and ink portrait miniature on vellum depicting the Admiral Sir George Rooke, drawn by John Faber the Elder. Anglo-Dutch, 1705

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

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

Materials

Pen and ink; Vellum

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Military; Portrait; Admiral

Categories

Portraits; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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