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Portrait miniature - Portrait of Henry III, King of France

Portrait of Henry III, King of France

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1575 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on copper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Emma Joseph

  • Museum number:

    P.45-1941

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 6, box H

Physical description

Quarter length portrait miniature of Henry III, King of France. Set in original locket.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1575 (painted)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Oil on copper

Dimensions

Height: 44 mm, Width: 37 mm

Descriptive line

Anonymous portrait miniature of Henry III, King of France, oil on copper. French, ca. 1575.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1941, London: HMSO, 1954.

Materials

Oil colour; Copper

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Portraits; Paintings; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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