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Portrait miniature - Lady in a green dress
  • Lady in a green dress
    Meyer, Jeremiah, born 1735 - died 1789
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Lady in a green dress

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    c.1770s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meyer, Jeremiah, born 1735 - died 1789 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Portrait miniature on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. Offley Shore, in memory of her husband, Brigadier-General Offley Shore, C.B., C.I.E., D.S.O.

  • Museum number:

    P.12-1951

  • Gallery location:

    Portrait Miniatures, Room 90a, The International Music and Art Foundation Gallery, case 17

Physical description

Oval quarter length portrait miniature in a locket depicting a lady in a green dress, presented in profile.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, made)

Date

c.1770s (made)

Artist/maker

Meyer, Jeremiah, born 1735 - died 1789 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Portrait miniature on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 2.625 in, Width: 2.125 in

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of a lady in a green dress by Jeremiah Meyer (1735-1789). Great Britain, c.1770s

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951, London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1962.

Materials

Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait; Green; Dress; Women

Categories

Paintings; Portraits; Hair and hairstyles

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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