Dressing Up, Dressing Down

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painting 1964.155

Title: Peter Maddox Holding a Bird

Object Name: painting

Artist/Maker: English School, 19thC
Role in production: Artist
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Date: 1815-1825

Accession Number: 1964.155
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • oil
  • panel
  • oil on panel
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Technique
 
Description

Oil on wood panel.

Portrait of Peter Maddox, young boy wearing dark green jacket showing frilled shirt collar at neck, and green/white striped trousers. He is standing against a formal landscape background with his left hand raised, one finger outstretched with a small bird perched on it. Narrow frame.