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Miniature Painting of a Hunting Scene

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The scene is of a hunting party dressed in 18th century costume. They are hunting with a pack of hounds near a country estate. There is a large tree to the left, a mountain and lake in the distance, and the estate is to the right. Possibly done after an old painting. The frame is made of plaques of ivory joined together.

Category:
PAINTINGS
Object name:
Miniature Painting of a Hunting Scene
Made from:
Ivory -- miniature
Made in:
GERMANY
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
overall __7.00 IN __8.50 IN
overall __17.78 CM __21.59 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
36.14
Class:
IVORY
Signature marks:
NONE
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973