portrait miniature

artist: unknown

circa 1900
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Object Detail

portrait miniature, oval, of a lady, depicting a young girl wearing a white dress, baring her left breast with a deep pink wrap and gold band around her dark ringleted hair. Dark grey / blue background. oval gilt surround approx. 4.5 x 5 cm within larger rectangular black frame (possibly bakelite) inlaid with mother-of -pearl.
Maker and role
artist: unknown
Production place
Production date
circa 1900
circa 1830-circa 1835
Media description
gilt, inlaid mother-of-pearl
45 x 50 mm
Measurement details
height: 45mm
width: 50mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
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