An enchanting portrait of a young Boy

GEORGE ENGLEHEART (1752-1829)

An enchanting portrait of a young Boy

c. 1780 United Kingdom

Offered by Ellison Fine Art

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Wearing a blue jacket lined with red and large frilled white collar and matching waistcoat
set in a gold coloured frame with garnet border, the reverse with brooch clasp
George Engleheart was one of the greatest English painters of portrait miniatures, and a contemporary of Richard Cosway, John Smart, William Wood, and Richard Crosse. His execution of portraits of young children was exceptional as is apparent in this portrait.
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Height 3.90 cm (1.54 inches)
Stock Code
4374
Medium
watercolour on ivory
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