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Portrait miniature - Portrait miniature of a man writing

Portrait miniature of a man writing

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1761-1812 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Nixon, James (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr W. A. J. Floersheim

  • Museum number:

    P.95-1931

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of a man writing

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1761-1812 (made)

Artist/maker

Nixon, James (artist)

Materials and Techniques

painting on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 74 mm, Width: 58 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of a man writing by James Nixon A.R.A., British, ca. 1761-1812

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

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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