The Richard Allen Collection of Fine Portrait Miniatures

21 May 2014, starting at 13:00 BST.

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lots

Michael Bartlett, VPSLm, VPRMS, HS (British, 1922-2008), after Samuel Cooper (1609-1672) Oliver Cromwell (1599-1658), Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland (1653-1658), wearing white collar

John Faber (the Elder) (Dutch, 1650-1721) Charles I (1600-1649), King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1625-1649), wearing ermine-trimmed cloak, lace collar and the collar of the Order of St George, his hair worn to his shoulders

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

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

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

Henry Pierce Bone (British, 1779-1855) Dorothy Spencer née Sydney, Countess of Sunderland (1617-1684), wearing umber robe over white chemise, four large rubies to her sleeve, a brown stole draped around her shoulders, pearl necklace and pendent earrings, her brown hair curled in ringlets beneath a broad-brimmed blue hat edged with gilt trim and finished with umber ribbon

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