Results 1 2995
1439 Previous Next

Mr. R. Darden of Boston
Additional Views Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Mr. R. Darden of Boston

Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Staigg left his native Leeds, England, for America in 1841 and settled in Newport, Rhode Island. An accomplished artist, he was sought after as a miniaturist, especially in Boston. Nothing is known of the sitter beyond his name and residence.
Date Description Narrative
1/07/1964Treatmentcleaned; loss compensation
  • Four Centuries of Miniature Painting from the Collections of the A. Jay Fink Foundation, Inc. and A.J. Fink, Personally. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore. 1958-1959.
Provenance Owned by Herbert Lawton. Acquired by A. J. Fink, Baltimore; by bequest to A. J. Fink Foundation, Inc., Baltimore, 1963; given to Walters Art Museum, 1963.
Inscriptions [Number] On sticker on reverse: 28
Credit Gift of the A. Jay Fink Foundation, Inc., in memory of Abraham Jay Fink, 1963

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

watercolor on ivory
Accession Number
Overall (excluding frame) H: 4 5/16 × W: 3 3/8 in. (10.9 × 8.5 cm); Framed H: 10 1/16 × W: 9 5/16 × D: 7/8 in. (25.5 × 23.7 × 2.3 cm)
  • USA (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


    Thumbnail: Mr. R. Darden of Boston Thumbnail: Mr. R. Darden of Boston
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Mr. R. Darden of Boston