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Portrait miniature - Portrait of an unknown man

Portrait of an unknown man

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Dublin (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    1768 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hamilton, Gustavus (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with funds from the Stephenson Bequest

  • Museum number:

    P.41-1948

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Portrait miniature on ivory of an unknown man

Place of Origin

Dublin (probably, painted)

Date

1768 (painted)

Artist/maker

Hamilton, Gustavus (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated 1768

Dimensions

Height: 38 mm, Width: 32 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an unknown man by Gustavus Hamilton, Irish, 1768

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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