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Miniature - Portrait miniature of a naval officer
  • Portrait miniature of a naval officer
    Cotes, Samuel, born 1734 - died 1818
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Portrait miniature of a naval officer

  • Object:

    Miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1786 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cotes, Samuel, born 1734 - died 1818 (made by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painting on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Alan Evans Bequest, given by the National Gallery

  • Museum number:

    EVANS.87

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of a naval officer

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1786 (made)

Artist/maker

Cotes, Samuel, born 1734 - died 1818 (made by)

Materials and Techniques

painting on ivory

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated 1786

Dimensions

Height: 51 mm, Width: 37 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of a naval officer by Samuel Cotes, British, 1786

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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