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Portrait miniature - Portrait miniature of an unknown officer
  • Portrait miniature of an unknown officer
    Hill, Diana
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Portrait miniature of an unknown officer

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    India (Possibly. The artist was living and working in Calcutta for part of her brief career., made)
    Britain (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-1789 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hill, Diana (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of Miss B.C. Lowndes through The Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    P.49-1930

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of an unknown officer

Place of Origin

India (Possibly. The artist was living and working in Calcutta for part of her brief career., made)
Britain (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1780-1789 (made)

Artist/maker

Hill, Diana (artist)

Materials and Techniques

painting on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 64 mm, Width: 50 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an unknown officer by Mrs. Diana Hill, born Dietz, British, ca. 1780-1789

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; Officer

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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