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Portrait miniature - Portrait of an unknown woman
  • Portrait of an unknown woman
    Smart, John, born 1742 - died 1811
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Portrait of an unknown woman

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    England (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    1780 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Smart, John, born 1742 - died 1811 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    P.71-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of an unknown woman

Place of Origin

England (probably, painted)

Date

1780 (painted)

Artist/maker

Smart, John, born 1742 - died 1811 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated 1780.

Dimensions

Height: 40 mm, Width: 32 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an unknown woman by John Smart, British, 1780

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

Alison Smith, ed. Watercolour London: Tate Publishing, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-85437-913-9.

Materials

Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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