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Young man in a tartan plaid

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    first quarter 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lethbridge, Walter Stephens, born 1771 - died 1831 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Miniature on ivory

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 3, box G

Physical description

Rectangular miniature on ivory of young man in tartan plaid

Place of Origin

London (made)


first quarter 19th century (made)


Lethbridge, Walter Stephens, born 1771 - died 1831 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Miniature on ivory


Height: 3 in, Width: 2.5 in

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature by Walter Stephens Lethridge depciting a young man in a tartan plaid. Rectangular, on ivory. Great Britain, ca. 1800-1825.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1949, London: HMSO, 1961.





Subjects depicted

Tartan; Portrait


Paintings; Portraits; Scotland


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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