Portrait of a Man

Artist: French Painter (ca. 1790)

Medium: Ivory

Dimensions: Diameter 2 3/8 in. (60 mm)

Classification: Miniatures

Credit Line: Bequest of Helen Winslow Durkee Mileham, 1954

Accession Number: 55.111.4

Not on view
The miniature is a pair with 55.111.5, and both are by the same artist. The sitters may be husband and wife.

[2016; adapted from Reynolds and Baetjer 1996]
Edward Grosvenor Paine, New York (until 1954; sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, January 9, 1954, no. 321, with MMA 55.111.5, for $55); Helen Winslow Durkee Mileham (d. 1954)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Miniatures in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 5, 1996–January 5, 1997, no. 266.

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. 191, no. 266, ill.