Of Jacobite interest: A pair of portrait miniatures, Italian School, circa 1775
Lot 68Y
Of Jacobite interest: A pair of portrait miniatures, Italian School, circa 1775
Sold for £4,000 (US$ 6,723) inc. premium
Lot Details
Of Jacobite Interest: A pair of portrait miniatures, Italian School, circa 1775
Depicting Prince Henry Benedict Clement, Cardinal York (1725 – 1807) and Charlotte, The Duchess of Albany (1753 – 1789), each of octagonal form, watercolour and gouache on ivory, mounted in gold, the first wearing Cardinal's garb, the second en grisaille, lengths 3cm, to a later fitted case with easel back by Spink, London.

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  • Provenance:
    Lord Blantyre, Lennoxlove Castle and thence by descent.

    Christies, Glasgow, 12th June 1996, The Jacobites and Their Adversaries, Lot 175 (illustrated).
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