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Portrait miniature - Portrait of an unknown woman
  • Portrait of an unknown woman
    Engleheart, George, born 1752 - died 1829
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Portrait of an unknown woman

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    1780-1789 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Engleheart, George, born 1752 - died 1829 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss Grace Valentine Stephenson as part of the R. H. Stephenson Bequest

  • Museum number:

    P.20-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oval portrait miniature of an unknown woman against a blue background, wearing a large white hat decorated with blue ribbon

Place of Origin

England (probably, painted)

Date

1780-1789 (painted)

Artist/maker

Engleheart, George, born 1752 - died 1829 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 40 mm, Width: 33 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an unknown woman by George Engleheart, British, 1780-1789

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

Summary Catalogue of Miniatures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Emmett Microform, 1981

Materials

Ivory; Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait; Hat

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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