Description Named as John Whitaker, and a compantion piece to WAM 38.440, this miniature was attributed by Fink to Robert Field. It shows a young man with powdered hair at waist-length, in three-quarter right profile. The sitter wears a dark blue coat, white shirt and white stock. The miniature mounted in oval 14 karat gold frame, which matches that of WAM 38.440.
Provenance Herbert Lawton [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; A.J. Fink [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; A.J. Fink Foundation, Inc., Baltimore, 1963, by bequest; Walters Art Museum, 1963, by gift.
Credit Gift of the A. Jay Fink Foundation, Inc., Baltimore, in memory of Abraham Jay Fink, 1963
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