From a Deceased Estate
Circle of Charles Hayter (British, 1761-1835)
A portrait of a young Gentleman, generally accepted as John Keats (1795-1821), wearing black double-breasted coat and waistcoat, white frilled chemise, stock and tie.
Gold frame, the reverse glazed to reveal sprays of dark blonde hair decorated with split seed pearls and gilt-wire, set on opalescent glass, the lower rim engraved John Keats 1795-1821, red leather traveling case.
Oval, 70mm (2 3/4in) high (3)