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Portrait miniature - Portrait miniature of a girl
  • Portrait miniature of a girl
    Vispré, François Xavier
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Portrait miniature of a girl

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (possibly, made)
    France (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750-1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vispré, François Xavier (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painting, portrait miniature on ivory

  • Museum number:

    P.10-1934

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Oval shaped portrait miniature of a girl. The artist's trade card features on the back.

Place of Origin

Britain (possibly, made)
France (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1750-1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Vispré, François Xavier (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Painting, portrait miniature on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 2.5625 in, Width: 1.90625 in

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of a girl by Francois Xavier Vispré. French School, ca. late 18th century.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings Accessions 1934, London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1935
Summary Catalogue of Miniatures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Haslemere: Emmett Microform, 1981

Materials

Paint; Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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