Charles G. Dillon (British, active circa 1810-circa 1830) General Henry James Riddell, KH (d.1861) of the 66th Foot, wearing red coat with black facings, silver button holes and epaulettes, white frilled chemise and black stock
Lot 63Y
Charles G. Dillon
(British, active circa 1810-circa 1830)
General Henry James Riddell, KH (d.1861) of the 66th Foot, wearing red coat with black facings, silver button holes and epaulettes, white frilled chemise and black stock
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Charles G. Dillon (British, active circa 1810-circa 1830)
General Henry James Riddell, KH (d.1861) of the 66th Foot, wearing red coat with black facings, silver button holes and epaulettes, white frilled chemise and black stock.
Signed on the obverse Dillon, gilt-metal frame.
Oval, 82mm (3 1/4in) high

Footnotes

  • Henry was the only surviving child of Captain Thomas Riddell (1734-1806) of the East India Company and Elizabeth Maclauchlan (1744-1831). He served in the Peninsular War and was consequently appointed a Knight Commander of Hanover.
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