A portrait miniature of a young Lady
A portrait miniature of a young Lady
A portrait miniature of a young Lady
A portrait miniature of a young Lady

WILLIAM THICKE (worked 1787-1814)

A portrait miniature of a young Lady

c. 1800 United Kingdom

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wearing a white dress and fichu, coral bead necklace and white bandeau in her short curling brown hair.
set in the original gilt-metal frame

Thicke of 18 Duke Street, Portland place, exhibited miniatures at the Royal Academy between 1787 and 1814

The gemstone coral was considered a guardian of sorts, protecting children from illnesses like stomachaches, fever, typhus, smallpox, and rickets.
Comerford Collection at the Irish Architectural Archives in Dublin, in 2009
The Comerford Collection: Portrait Miniatures, (Dublin, privately published, 2009) pp 11, 58 (#256)
Dimensions
Height 6.00 cm (2.36 inches)
Stock Code
4747
Medium
watercolour on ivory
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