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Portrait miniature - An unknown man

An unknown man

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    England (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1740 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Grey wash on vellum

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dr. Joan Evans, PSA

  • Museum number:

    P.93-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 2, box I

Physical description

Oval miniature portrait of a man.

Place of Origin

England (painted)

Date

ca. 1740 (painted)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Grey wash on vellum

Dimensions

Height: 1.6 cm, Width: 1.9 cm

Descriptive line

Miniature portrait of an unknown man. Grey wash on vellum, English school, ca.1740.

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

Wash; Vellum

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Man

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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