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Portrait miniature - Portrait miniature of a gentleman
  • Portrait miniature of a gentleman
    Jean, Philip, born 1755 - died 1802
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Portrait miniature of a gentleman

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (Probably. The artist was French but established himself as a miniaturist in London., made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775-1802 (made)
    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jean, Philip, born 1755 - died 1802 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with funds from the R. H. Stephenson Bequest.

  • Museum number:

    P.45-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 7, box K

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of a gentleman

Place of Origin

Britain (Probably. The artist was French but established himself as a miniaturist in London., made)

Date

ca. 1775-1802 (made)
late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Jean, Philip, born 1755 - died 1802 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

painting on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 51 mm, Width: 40 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of a gentleman by Philippe (or Philip) Jean. Great Britain, ca. 1775-1802

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

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

Materials

Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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