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An image of Portrait of a man (Robert Black?) by attrib. George Chinnery

attrib. George Chinnery

(England 07 Jan 1774 – 30 May 1852)

Title
Portrait of a man (Robert Black?)
Alternative title:
Miniature
Year
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
Accession number
9131
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

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

Bibliography (2)

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

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

Exhibition history (1)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Feb 1956–29 Feb 1956