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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Portrait Miniatures, Room 90a, The International Music and Art Foundation Gallery

Mrs Christina Robertson

Portrait Miniature
ca. 1822 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Miniature self-portrait by Mrs Christina Robertson in a rectangular red velvet case with gold inlay. She is depicted three-quarter length, dipping a pen into an ink pot and holding sheets of paper in her other hand.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Miniature self-portrait on ivory
Brief Description
Miniature self-portrait by Mrs Christina Robertson. Great Britain, ca. 1822.
Physical Description
Miniature self-portrait by Mrs Christina Robertson in a rectangular red velvet case with gold inlay. She is depicted three-quarter length, dipping a pen into an ink pot and holding sheets of paper in her other hand.
Dimensions
  • Height: 181mm
  • Width: 130mm
Dimensions taken from Summary Catalogue of Miniatures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Emmett Microform, 1981.
Subject depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Summary Catalogue of Miniatures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Emmett Microform, 1981
Collection
Accession Number
P.10-1940

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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