An unknown young Gentleman
An unknown young Gentleman
An unknown young Gentleman

GEORGE CHINNERY (1774-1852)

An unknown young Gentleman

c. 1800 United Kingdom

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Chinnery rarely signed his work. This miniature displays two characteristic features of his miniature painting style: the deep blue background and the painting of the sitter's lower lip. The lip slightly protrudes and is painted in red
Light dust under the glass
Robert Bayne Powell
Comerford Collection at the Irish Architectural Archives in Dublin, in 2009.
Paul Caffrey, John Comerford and the Portrait Miniature in Ireland c. 1620-1850, at the Kilkenny Archaeological Society, 1999, p. 50, Number 70 illustrated in colour p. 40.

The Comerford Collection: Portrait Miniatures (Dublin, privately published, 2009), pp 8, 30 (# 94).
Dimensions
Height 7.00 cm (2.76 inches)
Stock Code
4585
Medium
watercolour on ivory
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