Portrait Miniatures & Silhouettes
21 Feb 2006, starting at 14:00 GMT.

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

A collection of portrait miniature frames and cases, including papier-mâché frames and gilt-metal frames

William John Joliffe, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat and cravat

Walter Jorden, A silhouette of a Lady, profile to the left, wearing lace collar, her large outdoor hat adorned with ribbons and feathers, her hair worn in a banging chignon

Irish School, A Gentleman, wearing high collared black coat, matching waistcoat, frilled white chemise and tied stock

Edwardian School, A Lady, wearing blue dress with white fill-in and gold necklace

John? West, A pair of silhouettes of an Officer and a Lady: he, profile to the left, wearing scarlet coat with yellow facings and gold epaulette; she, profile to the right, wearing dress with red bodice and blue sleeve, a spotted white shawl about her shoulders

Charles Rosenberg, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the left, wearing coat, cravat and pigtail wig

John Field, in the studio of John Miers, A silhouette of an Officer, profile to the right, wearing Dragoons uniform

Mrs. Sarah Harrington, A silhouette of a Lady, profile to the left, her hair in a banging chignon, wearing soft-crowned outdoor hat and ribbon necklace tied in front

Mrs Isabella Beetham, A silhouette of a Lady, profile to the right, wearing tied buffon and large dormeuse indoor cap

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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 £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 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, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

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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.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

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