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irish miniature portrait by frederick buck

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ITEM # 
SA787231

Irish Miniature Portrait By Frederick Buck

Price

£380 | $530 USD | €443 EUR
Item Number: SA787231
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Wigs on the Green
This antique has been viewed 28 times in the past month with the most views from the United Kingdom.

Description

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Painted in profile, the artist has painstakingly captured this gentleman’s five o’clock shadow as well as his crow’s feet and even the bags under his eyes. The result is an honest true to life portrait of character that places it amongst the better examples of Frederick Buck’s sometimes hurried output.
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The portrait is in fine condition and resides in a traditional papier-mâché frame with an acorn hanger.
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The younger son of an Irish silversmith, Frederick Buck (1765-1840) was a prolific and resourceful artist working mostly in his native Cork where his sitters comprised the local gentry and the passing military. He married twice and had at least eight children.
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Framed Size: 118 x 107mm (4? x 4¼")
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All prices include UK postage.
Internal Ref: 6713



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 12 cm (4.7")
Width = 11 cm (4.3")
Depth = 0 cm (0.0")


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Wigs on the Green
York
Yorkshire
United Kingdom
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