An unknown officer Irish School, circa 1790
An unknown officer Irish School, circa 1790
An unknown officer Irish School, circa 1790
An unknown officer Irish School, circa 1790

IRISH SCHOOL (1700-1800)

An unknown officer Irish School, circa 1790

c. 1790 Ireland

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With powdered hair en queue, wearing a red uniform with buff coloured facings, silver epaulette and black stock
set in the original navette shaped frame with balls set on the border, the reverse with blue glass within bright cut border

The navette shape was a popular format used by Irish miniaturist's at the end of the 18th century
Tiny flecks of white mould on the top border at 12 o'clock
Comerford Collection at the Irish Architectural Archives in Dublin, in 2009.
The Comerford Collection: Portrait Miniatures (Dublin, privately published, 2009), pp 7, 27 (# 78)
Dimensions
Height 5.00 cm (1.97 inches)
Stock Code
4569
Medium
watercolour on ivory.
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