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Title:

Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales 1594-1612

Maker:

Hilliard, Nicholas; miniaturist; imitator of; British artist, 1537-1619

Category:

miniature (painting)

Name:

miniature (painting)

School/Style:

British

Period:

19th century

Technique:

watercolour

Material(s):

watercolour; medium
vellum (skin); support; on card

Technique
Description:

watercolour on vellum stuck to card; the original card is stuck to an even more modern one

Dimension(s):

height, 53, mm
width, 43, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1937; Cunliffe, Leonard Daneham

Provenance:

C.H.T. Hawkins; J. Pierpont Morgan; his sale Christie's, 24 June 1935 (117), where bought by L.D. Cunliffe

Inscription:

; centre right; gold; NH; letters conjoined

Documentation:

Bayne-Powell, Robert Lane. 1985. Catalogue of Portrait Miniatures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 121
Reproduced.

Williamson, G. C.. 1906-8. Catalogue of the Collection of Miniatures, the Property of J. Pierpont Morgan.London?: p. 38
Vol. 1, no. 33, plate XVIII (as by Hilliard).

Accession:

Object Number: 3853
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 18010; input: 2001-01-08; modified: 2011-09-02)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/18010





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