Portrait

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Object Name: 
Portrait
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
58.3.172
Dimensions: 
(Mirror): 31.3 x 15.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1754
Primary Description: 
Pane of clear glass silvered on the reverse; engraved and ground. Rectangular pane with beveled edge; half figure portrait of the Duke of Cumberland in uniform, with his right arm raised, enclosed in an oval frame bearing at the bottom the inscription: "GUIL: AUG: DUX CUMBERLAND..." scratched at the bottom edge: "C C (second C rubbed off) SCHROEDER DELFT 1754"; mirror is set in a wooden frame with gilded inner metal border.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Nijstad, A., Source