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Unknown Man and Lady: 3925

Object information

Titles

Unknown Man and Lady

Maker(s)

Unknown (Miniaturist)

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 59 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1948) by Dickson, W. D. (Frances Louisa), Mrs

Dating

18th century
Production date: circa AD/CE 1790

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support: composed of ivory

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on ivory

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3925
Primary reference Number: 17951
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Miniature (painting)" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/17951 Accessed: 2021-11-30 17:57:32

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