English School, circa 1770 A Gentleman, wearing scarlet coat, white waistcoat with gold embroidery, white stock and tied cravat, his powdered wig worn en queue and tied with a black ribbon bow
Lot 24Y
English School
circa 1770
A Gentleman, wearing scarlet coat, white waistcoat with gold embroidery, white stock and tied cravat, his powdered wig worn en queue and tied with a black ribbon bow
£500 - 700
US$ 850 - 1,200
Auction Details
Lot Details
English School, circa 1770
A Gentleman, wearing scarlet coat, white waistcoat with gold embroidery, white stock and tied cravat, his powdered wig worn en queue and tied with a black ribbon bow.
Inscribed on the reverse it is desir'd/ not to take off/ the glass in/ sitting, gold bracelet clasp mount with border of seed pearls.
Oval, 38mm (1 1/2in) high
Activities
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 3986
    FaxFax: +44 20 7393 3863
Similar items
English School, Late 18th Century A Mourning miniature of a Lady, seated beside a tomb stone English School, circa 1810 Lady Arabella Bourke (née Mackworth-Praed), wearing white dress with lace trim to her décolleté and cuffs, pink stole trimmed with orange embroidery and draped over her right arm, a gold and sapphire wedding ring on the third finger of her left hand, a gold and sapphire brooch at her corsage, pearl necklace, her brown hair curled and upswept English School, circa 1770 Lieutenant Richard Webb (1755-1779) of the 9th Regiment (East Norfolk) of Foot wearing scarlet coat with dark blue and gold facings, gold epaulette, white waistcoat, frilled chemise and black stock, his white cross-belt bearing oval gilt-metal belt plate, worn over his right shoulder English School, circa 1770 John Line, as a boy, wearing blue coat, white waistcoat and chemise, his hair long and curling English School, late 18th Century  Captain William Wolseley, wearing blue coat, frilled chemise, stock and powdered wig Attributed to William Alport, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the left, wearing coat, waistcoat, frilled chemise and tied stock