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Portrait of an unknown woman

Portrait Miniature
1780 (painted)
Place of origin

Portrait miniature on ivory of an unknown woman

Object details

Object type
TitlePortrait of an unknown woman (popular title)
Materials and techniques
Watercolour on ivory
Brief description
Portrait miniature of an unknown woman by John Smart, British, 1780
Physical description
Portrait miniature on ivory of an unknown woman
  • Height: 40mm
  • Width: 32mm
Dimensions taken from Summary Catalogue of Miniatures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Emmett Microform, 1981.
Marks and inscriptions
Signed and dated 1780.
Credit line
Salting Bequest
Bibliographic reference
Alison Smith, ed. Watercolour London: Tate Publishing, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-85437-913-9.
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Record createdJuly 9, 2003
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