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Miniature portrait of Supply Clap Thwing (1798-1877)

1935.405 (RS5131)

Description

Miniature watercolor on porcelain, bust length portrait of a man wearing a black suit, bow tie, and spectacles, set behind a gilded plaster mat with an oval opening and mounted in a page of an album.

Details

Maker
Till, Franz (Miniaturist)
Date
ca. 1876
Inscriptions
"Supply Clap Thwing. Miniature from a photograph taken in 1876, and / panted by Till of Dresden, Germany" (Paper label)
Location of origin
Dresden, Germany
Material
gilt bronze
porcelain
Object type
Art
Places
Dresden (Dresden district, Saxony, Germany)
Saxony (Germany)
Descriptive terms
gilt bronze
miniatures (paintings)
Painting
porcelain
People and organizations
Thwing, Supply Clap, 1798-1877
Dimensions
5 3/8 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.405
GUSN
103969

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