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Miniature Portrait of George Canning

1942.1740 (RS115076)

Description

Wax miniature relief of George Canning. Male subject in bust length profile, draped cloth motif. Circular surround.

Details

Maker
Possibly Wegall?, C. H. (Engraver)
Moon, I. (Publisher)
Newall, C. W. (Engraver)
Date
1827
Inscriptions
"C.W. Newhall/London/1827" (impressed)
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
wax
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
miniatures (paintings)
Sculpture
Wax
wax
People and organizations
Canning, George
Dimensions
6.5 x 5.25 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1740
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61152

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