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Portrait miniature - Portrait miniature of an officer
  • Portrait miniature of an officer
    Ferrière, François, born 1752 - died 1839
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Portrait miniature of an officer

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (possibly. The artist worked in Britain, Russia and Switzerland predominantly., made)

  • Date:

    1797 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ferrière, François, born 1752 - died 1839 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    miniature painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    P.64-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 9, box i

Physical description

Portrait miniature of an officer.

Place of Origin

Britain (possibly. The artist worked in Britain, Russia and Switzerland predominantly., made)

Date

1797 (made)

Artist/maker

Ferrière, François, born 1752 - died 1839 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

miniature painting on ivory

Marks and inscriptions

F. Ferriere /pt 1797
signed on the left

Dimensions

Height: 3.125 in, Width: 2.5625 in

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an officer by François Ferrière. Swiss/French School, 1797

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

Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Officers; Portrait

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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