Portrait Miniatures & Silhouettes

28 Sep 2004, 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 Field, A pair of silhouettes of a Lady and Gentleman, in profile to the right: she, wearing earring, her hair piled high; he, wearing coat and cravat

English School (18th Century), after Jean-Etienne Liotard, Maria Gunning (1733-1760), Countess of Coventry, seated, wearing Turkish dress

English School, A Field Officer of an Infantry Regiment, wearing scarlet coat with dark green collar and gold lace, the Waterloo medal pinned to his breast

Circle of George Richmond, R.A., A young child wearing loose white smock, leaning on a rock, landscape background

French School, An Officer of Hussar, wearing blue coat with white lacing and red collar, a fur-trimmed pelisse over his shoulders

English School, John Gilbert Lander, wearing green coat, brown waistcoat, white chemise and tied black stock

French School, A boy, wearing the uniform of the National Guard, blue coat with red collar, red piped white facings and silver epaulette, his right hand tucked inside his coat

English School, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), wearing scarlet uniform with gold epaulettes and badge and blue sash of the Order of the Garter

Jeremiah Steel(e) , A Gentleman, called General Knox, wearing red coat with blue lapels and collar, white waistcoat, cravat and black stock

Hugh Ross, A Gentleman, wearing black coat, frilled white chemise and black stock, red curtain background

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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.

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

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A successful bidder at this sale will be required to pay Bonhams 1793 Limited ("Bonhams") a premium calculated as follows:

25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at 20% will be payable on the amount of the premium.

The premium is payable for the services to be provided by Bonhams in the Buyer's Agreement which is contained in the catalog for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

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VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

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