The Richard Allen Collection of Fine Portrait Miniatures
21 May 2014, starting at 13:00 BST.

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Jean Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832) Louis XVIII (1755–1824), King of France and Navarre (1814-1824), wearing blue double-breasted coat with gold epaulettes, breast star of the Order of Saint-Esprit, breast star and badge of The Order of St. Lazarus and Our Lady of Mount Carmel and the badge of The Royal French Order of Saint-Louis suspended from a red ribbon, white waistcoat, stock and chemise, his cropped hair powdered

David Loggan (British, 1635-1692) A Gentleman, wearing dark coat with braiding to his right shoulder, white lawn collar and full-bottomed wig

Thomas Forster (British, 1677-1713) James Drake FRS (1667-1707), wearing coat, chemise, stock and cravat, billowing mantle and full-bottomed wig

John Taylor (British, 1739-1838) The Reverend Dr. Thomas Hutchinson DD (1698-1769), standing before foliage and wearing a cloak over his double-breasted overcoat, waistcoat, chemise, stock and bands, his hat beneath his left arm

David des Granges (British, circa 1611-1671) A Gentleman, wearing silver armour with gilt studs, white lace jabot, his hair worn long

Attributed to Étienne Compardel (French, active circa 1640-1692) A Nobleman, standing before draping and wearing suit of armour, gold edged cream sash and white lace collar drawn with tassels, his left hand on his helmet, a baton in his right

Christian Friedrich Zincke (German, 1683/4-1767) A Nobleman, probably William Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland (1709-1762), wearing brown coat finished with gold embroidery, blue sash and breast star of the Order of the Garter, white chemise, stock and lace cravat, his powdered wig tied with black ribbon

Bernard Lens (British, 1682-1740), after Sir Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641) Self-portrait of the artist, wearing black doublet slashed to reveal white chemise, his broad collar resting on his shoulders

Circle of George Engleheart (British, 1750-1829) A Lady called, Mrs A. Hayes, in profile to the left and wearing black cloak with frilled trim, white frilled chemise and ruched bonnet finished with blue and black ribbon

Gervase Spencer (British, circa 1715-1763) Sir Wolstan Dixie, 4th Baronet (1700–1767), wearing blue coat and white waistcoat, both finished with gold embroidery, white chemise, stock and lace cravat, his wig powdered

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