Sir William Charles Ross (British, 1794-1860) Isabella Brisbane (1821-1849), wearing black dress with black lace shawl held together at corsage with enamel harp  brooch, her hair worn in loose ringlets
Lot 220Y
Sir William Charles Ross (British, 1794-1860) Isabella Brisbane (1821-1849), wearing black dress with black lace shawl held together at corsage with enamel harp brooch, her hair worn in loose ringlets
Sold for £960 (US$ 1,491) inc. premium

Lot Details
Sir William Charles Ross (British, 1794-1860)
Isabella Brisbane (1821-1849), wearing black dress with black lace shawl held together at corsage with enamel harp brooch, her hair worn in loose ringlets.
Gold frame, engraved on the reverse Isabella Maria Makdougall Brisbane/ Feby 26th 1849 and with glazed aperture revealing black silk.
Oval, 78mm (3 1/16in) high

Footnotes

  • Isabella Maria Brisbane (1821-1849) was the daughter of New South Wales Governor, Major-General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane (1773–1860) who was born in Ayrshire, Scotland. Brisbane was appointed Governor of New South Wales in 1821 on the recommendation of the Duke of Wellington until 1825. The Canberra suburb of Isabella Plains is named after the present sitter.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, 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

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Lot symbols
Y CITES

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

Contacts
  1. Jennifer Tonkin
    Specialist - Portrait Miniatures
    Bonhams
    Work
    Montpelier Street
    London, United Kingdom SW7 1HH
    Work +44 20 7393 3976
    FaxFax: +44 20 7393 3863
Similar Items