Portrait Miniatures & Silhouettes

27 Feb 2007, 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

John Miers (British, circa 1758-1821), A silhouette of a Lady, profile to the left, wearing dress, fichu, lace cap tied with ribbon, her hair worn in banging chignon

Continental School, Two miniatures; a Gentleman, wearing a dark blue coat, white waistcoat, frilled chemise and white stock; together with a Lady wearing white dress and matching bonnet adorned with blue flowers and coral necklace with miniature

Edward Lobo Moira, A Lady, standing, beside a table with flowers, full-length, wearing lilac dress with white trim, gloves, gold bracelets, matching earrings and a cross on black ribbon

Eduardo Lobo Moira (Portuguese, 1817-1887) A Lady, standing leaning against a banister, wearing white dress with blue trim, black lace shawl

Albin Roberts Burt (British, 1783-1842) A Gentleman, possibly a self-portrait, wearing black coat, waistcoat, frilled white chemise, tied cravat and pearl stickpin

English School, early 19th Century Three Gentlemen; one wearing black coat, patterned waistcoat, white chemise and black stock; the others, wearing blue coats and white waistcoats, one with black stock, the other with white stock

French School, circa 1815, A Lady, wearing classical style dress, with sheer loose white robe held with blue brooch, peach waistsash and blue armband encrusted with pearls, her hair loosely upswept

English School, circa 1830 A Lady, seated in a landscape, wearing brown dress with short puffed sleeve and brown waistsash, white shawl wrapped around her arms

French School, late 19th Century, Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821), wearing the uniform of the Chasseurs-à-Cheval

English School (circa 1790), A Gentleman, wearing blue coat, white waistcoat and white cravat, medal on red ribbon at his breast, his hair powdered

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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

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Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

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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.

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