Portrait of Sir Samuel Morland Baronet
Watercolour on vellum, stuck to a table-book leaf
Inscribed on the back ‘Sir Samuel Morland / Cooper’
Bequeathed by Mrs A.B. Woodcroft
Museum no. 481-1903
This miniature is set in a silver-gilt locket with a typical scroll decoration at the top. It was never meant to have a lid. Although the locket could have been worn, it was probably displayed in a small cabinet.