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British portrait miniatures

Daphne Foskett

British portrait miniatures

a history.

by Daphne Foskett

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Published by Spring Books in Feltham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Miniature painting, British -- History.,
    • Miniature painters -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 185-188.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND1337.G7 F46 1968
      The Physical Object
      Pagination199 p.
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5722135M
      ISBN 100600003515
      LC Control Number70421469

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Originally, miniatures were illustrations in hand-written books, but as the medium became independent of books, the earliest freestanding miniatures were still made on vellum. Miniatures had a variety of uses. The wealthy class might adorn their clothing with a portrait miniature of the reigning monarch to demonstrate allegiance.

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It illustrates its progress through the work of. Showcases the Cleveland Museum of Art's internationally renowned collection of British portrait miniatures in a completely new catalogue. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. A portrait miniature is a miniature portrait painting, usually executed in gouache, watercolor, or it miniatures developed out of the techniques of the miniatures in illuminated manuscripts, and were popular among 16th-century elites, mainly in England and France, and spread across the rest of Europe from the middle of the 18th century, remaining highly popular.

The Bedford Hours is a French late medieval book of dates to the early fifteenth century (c. –30); some of its miniatures, including the portraits of the Duke and Duchess of Bedford, have been attributed to the Bedford Master and his workshop in Paris. The Duke and Duchess of Bedford gave the book to their nephew Henry VI in It is in the British Library, catalogued.

British Portrait Miniatures from the Cleveland Museum of Art. Novem –Febru 4 Crescent Stables London. sw15 2tn UK +44 (0)20 BRITISH PORTRAIT. Three have been found and there are certainly some similarities. The full face bust portrait of Carlyle at age 46 (in ) is the frontispiece in his book "New Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle".

The portrait seems to have the same piercing eyes as the miniature. Louis-Marie Autissier (Belgian, ) Portrait of Dutch actress Johanna Wattier, signed & dated The V&A holds the national collection of British portrait miniatures, a unique watercolour art form which developed during the reign of Henry VIII and had its heyday in the reign of Queen Victoria before the rise in popularity of photography.

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