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Miniature portrait of three children

1982.169 (RS5271)

Description

Miniature painting on ivory of three children, boy in center wearing brown suit and lace collar, girl in blue dress on left, and boy in blue dress and lace collar on right, mounted in a deep gilded wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1845
Inscriptions
"Austin Kuhn / Geo. G. Kuhn (right) Martha Anne Kuhn" (Ink)
Location of origin
United States
Material
ivory (tooth component)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
miniature (size attribute)
miniatures (paintings)
Painting
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Kuhn, Austin, 1824-1844
Kuhn, George G., Mr.
Kuhn, Martha Anne
Dimensions
11 x 9 3/4 x 2 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.169
GUSN
103927

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