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Miniature - Portrait miniature of an unknown man

Portrait miniature of an unknown man

  • Object:

    Miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1748-1798 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dixon, C. (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Alan Evans Bequest, given by the National Gallery

  • Museum number:

    EVANS.259

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of an unknown man

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1748-1798 (made)

Artist/maker

Dixon, C. (made by)

Materials and Techniques

painting on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 38 mm, Width: 30 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an unknown man 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

Materials

Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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