5 of 9 portraits on display in Room 10: miniature case at the National Portrait Gallery
by Arthur Devis
oil on oak panel, circa 1742-1744
3 1/2 in. x 2 5/8 in. (90 mm x 65 mm) oval
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- Arthur Devis (1712-1787), Portrait painter. Sitter in 1 portrait, Artist associated with 4 portraits.
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- Arthur Devis (1712-1787), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 4 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
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This self-portrait is painted on wood instead of vellum or ivory, which were more typical for miniatures.
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- Ingamells, John, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, 2004, p. 143
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 176
- Walker, Richard, Miniatures: 300 Years of the English Miniature, 1998, p. 59