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18th century oval portrait miniatures at bust length

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Jeremiah Meyer - Portrait of Frederick, Bishop of Osnabruck, afterwards Duke of York (1763-1827) - Walters 3852

Jeremiah Meyer - Portrait of Frederick, Bishop of Osnabruck, afterward...

At the age of 15, the German-born Meyer was taken to London, where he studied with Christian F. Zincke, a specialist in painting in enamel on copper. In 1764, he became painter in miniature to Queen Charlotte a... More

Jeremiah Meyer - Portrait of George, Prince of Wales, afterwards King George IV (1762-1830) - Walters 3853

Jeremiah Meyer - Portrait of George, Prince of Wales, afterwards King ...

At the age of 15, the German-born Meyer was taken to London, where he studied with Christian Friedrich Zincke, a specialist in painting in enamel on copper. In 1764, he became painter in miniature to Queen Char... More

John Smart - Portrait of a Boy - Walters 38266

John Smart - Portrait of a Boy - Walters 38266

Smart is especially remembered for his miniature portraits of children. He preferred to work on a small scale, painting with minute brush strokes.