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Portrait miniature - Portrait miniature of Mrs Fitzherbert
  • Portrait miniature of Mrs Fitzherbert
    de Janvry, Henri
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Portrait miniature of Mrs Fitzherbert

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, made)
    England (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1785-1805 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    de Janvry, Henri (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    grisaille on ivory

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    P.46-1929

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

oval portrait miniature of Mrs Fitzherbert, wife of George IV.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, made)
England (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1785-1805 (made)

Artist/maker

de Janvry, Henri (artist)

Materials and Techniques

grisaille on ivory

Marks and inscriptions

HJ. (monogram) 1796
signed on the right

Dimensions

Height: 2.9375 in, Width: 2.3125 in

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of Mrs Fitzherbert by Henri de Janvry. French School, ca. 1785-1805.

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

Portrait

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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