Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Portrait of a man

Maker:
Possibly by Joachim Smith (active 1774)
Date:
1798
Culture:
British
Medium:
Colored wax; frame: wood
Dimensions:
Framed: 12 × 10 3/4 in. (30.5 × 27.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair, 1939
Accession Number:
39.180.4
Not on view
The frame appears to be original.
Signature: On background, to right: J.S. F.T 1798
Mrs. J. Insley Blair (until 1939; to MMA)
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