Portrait of a Gentleman

  • George Dame, Portrait of a Gentleman, ca. 1825, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore, 1950.4.51

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The inscription “G.D.” is the only clue to the identity of the artist who painted this miniature. The muted browns and blacks of the painting emphasize the sitter’s large, dark eyes and smooth complexion.

Title
Portrait of a Gentleman
Artist
Attributed to George Dame
Date
ca. 1825
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sight 1 5/8 x 1 3/8 in. (4.1 x 3.5 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – unidentified – bust
Object Number
1950.4.51
Palette
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