Fine Portrait Miniatures Including the Judy & Brian Harden Collection

25 May 2011, starting at 14:00 BST.

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lots

English School, circa 1700 Alexander Pope (1688–1744), wearing white chemise, grey cloak and black cap

Continental School, 1630 A Gentleman, wearing black doublet slashed to reveal white chemise, lace lawn collar

Continental School, 17th Century A Lady, standing by a window before red drapery, wearing red dress with black and white lace trim, a red ribbon bow at her shoulder, coloured plumes and a red ribbon bow in her brown hair; together with twenty costumes to overlay on mica 'talcs'

English School, circa 1710 William Talbot (1658–1730), wearing black cloak, gold sash, white bands, long powdered wig

Italian School, 17th Century A Priest, wearing gold embroidered robe, ermine cloak, white skull cap beneath gold embroidered hat encrusted with jewels

Dutch School, circa 1650 A Gentleman, wearing black cloak, white lawn collar with tassels, natural hair

English School, circa 1700 A double-sided portrait of William III (1650–1702) and Mary II (1662–1694): the former, wearing suit of armour, blue sash, white lace cravat, long black wig, his crown on a red cushion to the right; the latter, wearing red dress, ermine mantle, her dark hair curled, a skull on a covered table to the left

John Hoskins (British, circa 1590-1664) A Gentleman, wearing white chemise with lace trimmed collar, gold and coral double-hoop earring, natural hair, his right hand tucked inside his open chemise

Circle of Samuel Cooper (British, 1609-1672) Charles II (1630–1685), wearing white lace falling collar and long natural wig

French School, circa 1660 Louis XIV (1638–1715), wearing blue figured coat, white lace chemise, red sash, long natural wig

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