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Anoniem 1808 gedateerd

Portrait of a man, 1808 gedateerd
Amsterdam, Joods Historisch Museum, inv./cat.nr. [..]
Object information
Object category
painting, watercolor (painting)
Support/medium
ivory, gouache (material/technique), aquarel paint (watercolor)
Small pieces of silverfoil, thin paper, carton and the remains of a wax seal are attached to the back of the ivory plate.
Shape/dimensions
oval 6 x 4,6 cm
The miniature was originally round, according to Stichting Kollektief Restauratieatelier Amsterdam (SKRA).
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • signed center right: Augu[...]
    The second part of the signature was probably lost when the size of the miniature was reduced.
  • inscription verso: Op het Besnijdenisfeest van Emanuel de Benedettij Anno 1808, door August[...] Mr. Luchtreisiger
    Unclear between brackets; either 'Augustus' or 'Augustin'. The text is written on a piece of carton, loosely attached to the back of the miniature. The carton is not original, according to Stichting Kollektief Restauratieatelier Amsterdam (SKRA).
Current attribution
Anoniem 1808 gedateerd
Signed 'Augu[...]'.
Date
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
dated 1808 (1808)
Provenance
Visual documentation
Entered on: 2016-04-12; Last modification: 2016-08-10

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