Miniature portrait of Supply Clap Thwing (1798-1877)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1876

GUSN

GUSN-103969

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

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (paintings)
porcelain
gilt bronze
Painting

Inscription

"Supply Clap Thwing. Miniature from a photograph taken in 1876, and / panted by Till of Dresden, Germany" (Paper label)

Additional Identification Number

3716

Maker

Till, Franz (Miniaturist)

Location of Origin

Dresden, Germany

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

5 3/8 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1935.405

Places

Saxony (Germany)
Dresden (Dresden district, Saxony, Germany)