Portrait Miniatures & Silhouettes

28 Jun 2005, 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

French School, Two profiles, probably Louis XVI (1774–1789) and his daughter Marie-Thérèse-Charlotte (1788-1851); he wearing open chemise; she wearing dress, her hair curled

John Field, An Officer, profile to the right, wearing uniform with epaulette; and a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat (hairline crack)

John Field, Two silhouettes - an Officer and a Gentleman (hairline crack)

The artist signing 'Brown', Adam Duncan, Viscount Duncan of Camperdown (1731-1804), profile to the left, wearing admiral's uniform with epaulette, ribbon and star of St Alexander Nevski and Naval Gold medal for Camperdown, his hair in bound pigtail

Richard Jorden, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat and frilled chemise, his hair in a tied pigtail

Moriz Denze, Two silhouettes of Ladies, both profile to the right, one wears a comb, the other a decorated bonnet

J. Dimmock, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the left, wearing coat, frilled chemise and tied stock

Mrs. Isabella Beetham, A silhouette of Faith Gray, wife of William Gray, profile to the right, wearing fichu and spotted gauze bonnet

English School, A silhouette of an Officer, profile to the right, wearing uniform and crimson waistsash

Walter Jorden, A silhouette of a Lady, profile to the right, wearing lace trimmed dress with ribbon at her corsage and wide-brimmed hat decorated with ribbons and plumes

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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.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

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.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, cheque with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveller's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

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Shipping Notices

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Lot symbols
Y CITES

Prospective buyers of lots denoted with a "Y" symbol should pay special attention to the "Notice Regarding Regulated Species Materials and CITES Permits" published in the printed catalog, which has recently been updated.
This information is also available by contacting the salesroom.

Exempt from tax

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

* Import low rate

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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