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Portrait miniature - An Unknown officer

An Unknown officer

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    Ireland (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    1800-5 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cooke, John (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with funds from the Stephenson Bequest

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 4, box E

Physical description

Portrait miniature of an unknown officer

Place of Origin

Ireland (probably, painted)


1800-5 (painted)


Cooke, John (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory


Height: 63 mm, Width: 48 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of an unknown officer, 1800-5, watercolour on ivory, painted by John Cooke (ca. 1778-1805).

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1949, London: HMSO, 1961.


Watercolour; Ivory



Subjects depicted

Officer; Portrait


Portraits; Paintings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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