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A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman with auburn hair


Artist: George Lawrence

wearing a light blue coat with gold buttons, white waistcoat and tied white cravat
Set in the original gold frame the reverse with seed pearl initial J on plaited hair old label inscribed G.L.Lawrence Portrait of a man (unknown)

Lawrence was part of a distinguished Dublin family of miniaturists. His brothers John Lawrence and Robert were also practitioners. George entered the Dublin Society's Drawing Schools in 1771. He was awarded a prize for a drawing of a head and figure. After leaving the school, he worked as a miniaturist and pastellist.
More Information
Year                 Circa 1800
Literature                 The Comerford Collection: Portrait Miniatures, (Dublin, privately published, 2009) pp 11, 57 (#248)
Exhibition                 Comerford Collection at the Irish Architectural Archives in Dublin, in 2009
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