Alfred Edward Chalon, RA (British, 1780-1860)
A Staff Officer, seated on a blue upholstered chair wearing red coatee with blue facings, gold button holes, gold epaulette, white waistcoat, chemise, black cravat.
Signed on the obverse with initials A.E.C.R.A, gilt-mounted papier-mâché frame.
Rectangular, 79mm (3 1/8in) high
Provenance: Sotheby's, 10 June 1974, Lot 56
Exhibited: Portrait Miniatures from the Merchiston Collection, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 23 September 11 December 2005, no.52
Literature: Stephen Lloyd, Exhibition Catalogue, 2005, p.72