Miniature portrait of a young boy and girl

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-103788

Description

Miniature painting on ivory of a boy and girl child holding hands, set in round tortoiseshell snuff box cover with a inlaid gold and bone decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (paintings)
ivory (tooth component)
tortoise shell
gold (metal)
bone (material)
Painting

Additional Identification Number

3516

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

5/8 in (D), 2 3/4 in (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1918.222

Places

Possibly