Portrait Miniatures and Silhouettes

7 Oct 2003, starting at 14:00 BST.

Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

John Buncombe, A silhouette of an Officer, profile to the right, wearing the uniform of the 103rd Foot

English School, A silhouette of an Infantry Officer, profile to the right, wearing scarlet uniform

John Buncombe, A silhouette of an Officer, profile to the right, wearing the uniform of the Loyal Limerick Regiment, his scarlet coatee with yellow facings and silver lace, his tricorn hat with with white over red feather plume, his silver and gilt shoulder belt plate with engraved regimental title and castle device

W. Seville, A silhouette of Alexander McLellan, profile to the left, wearing coat and cravat

Studio of John Miers, A silhouette of Mr. Davy, profile to the right, wearing coat and gauze cravat, his hair in a pig-tail

William Alport, A silhouette of Mrs. A. Maister, profile to the left, her hair in a top-knot; together with a silhouette of a Gentleman by Adolphe and a Lady by White (3)

I. or J. Hallam, A pair of silhouettes of a Lady and Gentleman: he facing right, his hair in a pig-tail; she, facing left, wearing ruff, turban and hoop earring (2)

Edward Foster, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat and cravat and ten further silhouettes and profiles (11)

John Butterworth, A silhouette of the Reverend John Wesley (1703-91), profile to the left, wearing bands, his hair long

'Monsieur' Edgar Adolphe, A pair of silhouettes of a Lady and Gentleman: he facing left, wearing coat and tied stock; she, facing right, wearing dress with puff sleeves, lace collar and Babet cap (2)

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £175,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £175,001 to £3,000,000 the Hammer Price
12.5% from £3,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

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