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Portrait of a Man

Artist:
British Painter (ca. 1690)
Medium:
Oil on copper
Dimensions:
Oval, 2 3/8 x 2 in. (60 x 50 mm)
Classification:
Miniatures
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Anna Palmer Draper, 1914
Accession Number:
15.43.302
Not on view
Mary Anna Palmer Draper (until d. 1914)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Miniatures in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 5, 1996–January 5, 1997, no. 246.

Graham Reynolds with the assistance of Katharine Baetjer. European Miniatures in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1996, p. 184, no. 246, ill., state that "opinions have differed on the origin of this miniature, which may be British, about 1690".



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