Format (Figure)


Class


Sub-Class of: Information Object

Comment: An abstract object that describes the size of a portrait, with reference to how much of the subject's body is represented. It is distinct from Format (Size), for which see https://www.npg.org.uk/research/programmes/artists-their-materials-and-suppliers/three-quarters-kit-cats-and-half-lengths-british-portrait-painters-and-their-canvas-sizes-1625-1850/. The Portrait-Sitting Database uses Format (Figure) as opposed to Format (Size).

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