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Miniature (painting)

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Object information

Titles

  • Mary, Marchioness of Buckingham 1759-1812

Buckingham Collection at Stowe; with Aked, Green Street, London, where bought by F. Leverton Harris

Named entities

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Bequeathed
  • Dates: 1926

Dating

  • Production date: CE 1783

Maker(s)

Measurements and weight

  • Height: 56 mm
  • Width: 46 mm

Materials used in production

Components of the work

  • Support composed of ivory

Techniques used in production

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: letters conjoined

  • Text: H H
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brown
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1783
  • Location: Lower right, below the above
  • Method of creation: Brown
  • Type: Date

Inscription present: copperplate

  • Text: Mary / Marchioness of Buckingham / A D 1780
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Engraved

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Thursday 1 April 2021
  • Last processed: Friday 2 April 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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