John Smart (British, 1742-1811)
Mr Horne, wearing bright blue coat, white stock, lace cravat and powdered wig tied with a black ribbon and resting on his shoulder.
Signed on the obverse in red with initials and dated J.S/ 1775, gilt-metal frame.
Oval, 42mm (1 5/8in) high
Literature: D. Foskett, John Smart The Man and His Miniatures, 1964, Appendix A, p.68.
- Please note, this lot has been withdrawn from the auction