Fine Portrait Miniatures
24 Nov 2010, starting at 14:00 GMT.

Auction information

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lots

English School, circa 1650 A Gentleman, wearing black cloak and white lawn collar, natural hair

English School, circa 1650 A Gentleman, wearing black cloak and white lawn collar

English School, circa 1650 A Gentleman, previously said to be Edmund Waller, FRS (1606–1687), wearing blue doublet with gold button and white collar

Circle of Horace Hone, ARA (Irish, circa 1756-1825) A Gentleman, wearing dark blue coat, white cravat and stock

After Andrew Plimer, early 19th Century A Lady, wearing white dress, her dark hair curled and upswept

French School, circa 1810 A Gentleman, wearing fur trimmed black cloak secured with black braiding, chemise and black stock

English School, circa 1770 A Gentleman, wearing blue coat, yellow waistcoat, white stock and lace cravat

Franciszek Smiadecki (Polish, active 1660-1670) A Gentleman, wearing black cloak and white jabot, his natural hair worn long and curled

Continental School, circa 1609 Magdalene Sibylle of Prussia (1586-1659), wearing red dress with dark red bodice, the sleeves slashed to reveal white, heavily embroidered with gold throughout, white lace collar and standing ruff, a scarlet ribbon bow at her corsage, gold pendent earrings, her fair hair dressed with scarlet ribbon bows and white lace

Gonzales Coques (Flemish, 1614-1684) Prince Maurice (1620-1652), wearing yellow doublet, armour breastplate and white lawn collar with tassels, his wavy brown hair worn long

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Buyer's Premium Rates
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20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

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