A miniature painting of Princess Clementina Sobieska; PC; 1753; C1313

From

Museum of Richmond

Name/Title

A miniature painting of Princess Clementina Sobieska

About this object

An oval three quarter length portrait of a young woman set in a circular tortoiseshell frame; a label on the reverse identifies the sitter as Princess Clementina [Sobieska] wife of the 1st Pretender, James Francis Edward Stuart and mother of 'Bonnie Prince Charlie' .

Maker

PC

Maker Role

Artist

Date Made

1753

Medium and Materials

Oil paint on board[?] ; glass; tortoiseshell; metal; silk.

Inscription and Marks

Towards the bottom right of the painting are the initials 'P.C.; 1753'.
A Richmond Public Library label attached to the reverse of the object states that the subject is 'Princess Clementina; Wife of 1st Pretender'.

Measurements

Height including frame: 75 mm
Width including frame: 75 mm
Height of portrait: 45 mm
Width of portrait: 35 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Royalty

Subject and Association Keywords

Portraits

Object Type

Painting

Object number

C1313

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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