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Enamel miniature - An unknown man

An unknown man

  • Object:

    Enamel miniature

  • Place of origin:

    France (painted)

  • Date:

    ca.1700 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dr. Joan Evans, PSA

  • Museum number:

    P.86-1962

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Oval miniature portrait of an unknown man in a periwig, wearing armour.

Place of Origin

France (painted)

Date

ca.1700 (painted)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Enamel

Dimensions

Height: 2.9 cm, Width: 2.5 cm

Descriptive line

Miniature portrait of an unknown man in a periwig, wearing armour. Enamel, French School, ca.1700.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1962. London: HMSO, 1964.

Materials

Enamel

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Wig; Armour

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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