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Title

Portrait of a man (Robert Black?)

circa 1800


Artist

attrib. George Chinnery

England

07 Jan 1774 - 30 May 1852


Details


Alternative title

Miniature


Date

circa 1800


Media category

Miniature


Materials used

watercolour, opaque white, gum arabic on ivory


Dimensions

6.6 x 5.3 cm image; 7.3 x 6.0 x 0.5 cm frame; 9.3 cm H including chain tag


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Florence Mabel Gritton 1955


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9131


Artist information

attrib. George Chinnery

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Florence Mabel Gritton, Australia, Bequest of Florence Mabel Gritton 1955


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 165. cat.no. 2104

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 18. cat.no. 62