Portrait of officer in the Battalion Company, 13th Bombay Native Infantry by George Chinnery

Chinnery made a reputation in London as a miniaturist before proceeding in 1802 to India, and thence to Thailand, Cochin China, and China.


Oil on canvas
26 x 21 cm
Art Fund grant:
£50 ( Total: £100)
Acquired in:
Spink & Son

Apart from one brief visit to England he spent the rest of his life in the East and died in Macao, where he had resided for many years.

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