Unknown Man by Nicholas Hilliard

Rectangular miniature.

Details

Medium:
Oil on parchment on card
Dimensions:
6 x 5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£320 ( Total: £320)
Acquired in:
1941
Vendor:
Duke of Buccleuch

Inscribed in gold: Aetatis Sue XXIIII. Ano. Dm. 1572.

Provenance

Part of a collection of 5 miniatures bought from the Duke of Buccleuch.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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