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Portrait miniature - Mrs Robert Sherson
  • Mrs Robert Sherson
    Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852
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Mrs Robert Sherson

  • Object:

    Portrait miniature

  • Place of origin:

    India (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    1803 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Museum number:

    P.27-1922

  • Gallery location:

    Portrait Miniatures, room 90a, case 12

Physical description

Portrait miniature of Mrs Robert Sherson, dated 1803. The sitter is depicted three-quarter length in a cream dress, seated on a rock with autumnal leaves to her right, against a blue yet cloudy sky.

Place of Origin

India (probably, painted)

Date

1803 (painted)

Artist/maker

Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Dimensions

Height: 155 mm, Width: 122 mm

Descriptive line

Portrait miniature of Mrs Robert Sherson, dated 1803, watercolour on ivory, painted by George Chinnery (1774-1852).

Materials

Watercolour; Ivory

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Sherson (Mrs Robert); Portrait

Categories

Portraits; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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