An unknown Gentleman
Chinnery rarely signed his work. This miniature displays two characteristic features of his miniature painting style: the deep blue background and the painting of the sitter's lower lip. The lip slightly protrudes and is painted in red
|Medium||Watercolour on ivory|
|Signed||Chinnery rarely signed his work. This miniature displays two characteristic features of his miniature painting style|
|Provenance||Robert Bayne Powell|
|Literature||Paul Caffrey, John Comerford and the Portrait Miniature in Ireland c. 1620-1850, at the Kilkenny Archaeological Society, 1999, p. 50, Number 70 illustrated in colour p. 40.
The Comerford Collection: Portrait Miniatures (Dublin, privately publ
|Exhibition||Comerford Collection at the Irish Architectural Archives in Dublin, in 2009.|
|Condition||Light dust under the glass|
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