<div class="LotName">William Wood (British, 1769-1810)</div><div class="LotDesc">Miss Charlotte Sophia Dashwood (1769-1810), wearing white dress, her brown hair upswept. <BR />Gold frame, the reverse with border of blue glass surrounding an oval gold-mounted aperture, glazed to reveal strands of brown hair set with gilt-wire and split seed pearls on opalescent glass, the outermost rim to the reverse posthumously engraved <i>Charlotte Sophia daughter of Thomas Dashwood Esq. wife of James Alexander Esq. of Somerhill, Kent, and widow of the Hon. Charles Andrew Bruce</i>. <BR />Oval, <I>78mm</I> (<I>3 1/16in) high</I></div>
Lot 87Y Ф
William Wood
(British, 1769-1810)
Miss Charlotte Sophia Dashwood (d.1870), wearing white dress, her brown hair upswept
Sold for £10,000 (US$ 16,195) inc. premium

Lot Details
<div class="LotName">William Wood (British, 1769-1810)</div><div class="LotDesc">Miss Charlotte Sophia Dashwood (1769-1810), wearing white dress, her brown hair upswept. <BR />Gold frame, the reverse with border of blue glass surrounding an oval gold-mounted aperture, glazed to reveal strands of brown hair set with gilt-wire and split seed pearls on opalescent glass, the outermost rim to the reverse posthumously engraved <i>Charlotte Sophia daughter of Thomas Dashwood Esq. wife of James Alexander Esq. of Somerhill, Kent, and widow of the Hon. Charles Andrew Bruce</i>. <BR />Oval, <I>78mm</I> (<I>3 1/16in) high</I></div>
William Wood (British, 1769-1810)
Miss Charlotte Sophia Dashwood (d.1870), wearing white dress, her brown hair upswept.
Watercolour on ivory, the reverse signed Will:Wood, of Cork Street, London, gold frame, the rim to the obverse engraved Charlotte Sophia daughter of Thomas Dashwood Esq. wife of James Alexander Esq. of Somerhill, Kent, and widow of the Hon. Charles Andrew Bruce, the reverse with border of blue glass surrounding an oval gold-mounted aperture, glazed to reveal strands of brown hair set with gilt-wire and split seed pearls on opalescent glass.
Oval, 78mm (3 1/16in) high

Footnotes

  • Charlotte Sophia Dashwood (d.1870) was the daughter of Thomas Dashwood and Charlotte Louisa Auriol. She married, firstly, Charles Andrew Bruce (1768-1810), who was briefly Governor of Prince of Wales Island. In 1813, she married James Alexander, son of Robert Alexander and Anne McCullogh.

Saleroom notices

  • 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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