A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman with auburn hair
A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman with auburn hair
A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman with auburn hair
A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman with auburn hair

GEORGE LAWRENCE (1758-1802)

A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman with auburn hair

c. 1800 Dublin

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wearing a light blue coat with gold buttons, white waistcoat and tied white cravat
Set in the original gold frame the reverse with seed pearl initial J on plaited hair old label inscribed G.L.Lawrence Portrait of a man (unknown)

Lawrence was part of a distinguished Dublin family of miniaturists. His brothers John Lawrence and Robert were also practitioners. George entered the Dublin Society's Drawing Schools in 1771. He was awarded a prize for a drawing of a head and figure. After leaving the school, he worked as a miniaturist and pastellist.
Comerford Collection at the Irish Architectural Archives in Dublin, in 2009
The Comerford Collection: Portrait Miniatures, (Dublin, privately published, 2009) pp 11, 57 (#248)
Dimensions
Height 7.50 cm (2.95 inches)
Stock Code
4739
Medium
watercolour on ivory
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