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Portrait miniature - Portrait miniature of Mrs. Porterfield of Fullwood

Portrait miniature of Mrs. Porterfield of Fullwood

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1748-1798 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dixon, C. (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painting on ivory

  • Museum number:

    P.2-1925

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of Mrs. Porterfield of Fullwood

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

1748-1798 (made)

Artist/maker

Dixon, C. (artist)

Materials and Techniques

painting on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 36 mm, Width: 30 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of Mrs. Porterfield of Fullwood by C. Dixon, British, 1748-1798

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

Summary Catalogue of Miniatures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Emmett Microform, 1981
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.

Materials

Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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