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Artist
Irish
Title
Box with Portrait of a Boy
Date
c. 1790
Medium
Sepia on ivory, 18k yellow gold, hair, and glass
Dimensions
Overall: 1 1/4 × 3 × 3 in. (3.2 × 7.6 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line

The Rienzi Collection, bequest of Caroline A. Ross

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2005.1598
Classification
Miniature (Portraits)
Provenance

"[Art market, Dublin]; [Augustus Decorative Arts, Ltd., New York]; Caroline A. Ross bequest to MFAH, 2005.