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Miniature - Portrait miniature of William Calcraft of the 7th Light Dragoons
  • Portrait miniature of William Calcraft of the 7th Light Dragoons
    Cosway, Richard, born 1742 - died 1821
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Portrait miniature of William Calcraft of the 7th Light Dragoons

  • Object:

    Miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1793 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cosway, Richard, born 1742 - died 1821 (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    P.49-1910

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of William Calcraft of the 7th Light Dragoons

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1793 (made)

Artist/maker

Cosway, Richard, born 1742 - died 1821 (made by)

Materials and Techniques

painting on ivory

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated 1793

Dimensions

Height: 76 mm, Width: 60 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of William Calcraft of the 7th Light Dragoons by Richard Cosway, British, 1793

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

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

Materials

Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Categories

Portraits; Paintings; Military

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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