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Portrait miniature - Charles Garneys as a Boy

Charles Garneys as a Boy

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1738 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Plumbago on vellum portrait miniature

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss Grace Valentine Stephenson as part of the R. H. Stephenson Bequest

  • Museum number:

    P.99-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 6, box C

Physical description

Portrait miniature of Charles Garneys as a boy.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1738 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Plumbago on vellum portrait miniature

Marks and inscriptions

Charles Garneys Esqr / Bought at his sale / July 20th 1808 / Drawn / December 15 1738 / Died aged 86
written on the back

Dimensions

Height: 4.6875 in, Width: 3.6876 in

Descriptive line

Anonymous plumbago on vellum of Charles Garneys as a Boy, English, 1738

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Plumbago; Vellum

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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