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Unknown Lady: 3777

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Unknown Lady

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Buck, Frederick

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 39 mm
Width: 32 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1926) by The Leverton Harris Fund

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1785

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support composed of ivory

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on ivory

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: MAL
  • Location: Verso of frame
  • Method of creation: Engraved

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3777
Primary reference Number: 17649
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 6 December 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 6 December 2023

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 (2024) "Unknown Lady" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/17649 Accessed: 2024-03-04 22:26:53

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