An unknown Lady
An unknown Lady
An unknown Lady

JOHN DONALDSON F.S.A (1737-1801)

An unknown Lady

c. 1780 United Kingdom

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She wears a bluedress with white fichu, a rope of pearls entwined in her brown curly hair

John Donaldson was born at Edinburgh in 1737, and distinguished himself as a miniature painter, both in enamel and water-colours. In the year 1764, and again in 1768, he obtained the premium given by the Society of Arts for the best picture in enamel.
Paint loss in hair, minor spots of mould
An English Private Collection
Height 2.00 inch (5.08 cm)
Stock Code
watercolour on ivory
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