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Title: John Louis de Marquet, ca. 1770- watercolour on ivory miniature

Creator: Unknown

Location repository: State Library of New South Wales

Repository work id number: MIN 73

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Descriptive note: Watercolour drawing on ivory miniature, housed in circular gilt metal frame set as a brooch, with glass front, surrounded by a double row of pearls. Encased in a compartment on the reverse of the frame with a glass front and red satin backing is a lock of human hair, light brown in colour. Across the centre of the back is a brooch pin and C-shaped catch. Another portrait of John Louis de Marquet is located at the Mitchell Library, PXD 32.


Earliest date: c. 1770

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Inscriptions: Titled from non-contemporaneous handwritten label on the reverse, Count John Louis de Marquet/ 224

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Language: English

Latest date: c. 1770

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Materials techniques: watercolour

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Measurements: Image: 3.9 x 2.7 cm Frame: 5.2 x 4 cm

Object work type: drawing


Record source: PICMAN Catalogue (online)

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