Horace Hone, ARA (Irish, circa 1756-1825) A Lady, wearing white dress with lace trim and fill-in with frilled collar, her gold monocle on a long gold chain suspended from her neck and secured beneath her bust, a rectangular cameo framed within a tortoiseshell border at her corsage, black ribbon choker, her brown hair curled and upswept beneath a white lace bonnet dressed with aubergine ribbon
Lot 53Y Ф
Horace Hone, ARA
(Irish, circa 1756-1825)
A Lady, wearing white dress with lace trim and fill-in with frilled collar, her gold monocle on a long gold chain suspended from her neck and secured beneath her bust, a rectangular cameo framed within a tortoiseshell border at her corsage, black ribbon choker, her brown hair curled and upswept beneath a white lace bonnet dressed with aubergine ribbon
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 5,100 - 8,500
amended
Lot Details
Horace Hone, ARA (Irish, circa 1756-1825)
A Lady, wearing white dress with lace trim and fill-in with frilled collar, her gold monocle on a long gold chain suspended from her neck and secured beneath her bust, a rectangular cameo framed within a tortoiseshell border at her corsage, black ribbon choker, her brown hair curled and upswept beneath a white lace bonnet dressed with aubergine ribbon.
Watercolour on ivory, signed on the obverse with monogram and dated HH/ 1807, gold frame, the reverse glazed to reveal a spray of brown hair set with gilt-wire and split seed pearls on opalescent glass.
Oval, 70mm (2 3/4in) high

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  • This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of any ivory into the USA.
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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

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