Silver, Objects of Vertu including Flatware and Portrait Miniatures

22 Apr 2015, starting at 11:00 BST.

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lots

Georges Antoine Keman (French, 1765-1830) A portrait miniature of Prince Simon Bagratis Dze Bagration-Imeretinsky (b.1771), wearing green coat with orange standing collar, black waistcoat and stock, red sash and various medals, his natural hair powdered

Continental School, circa 1800 Sir John Charles Richardson (c.1785-1822), wearing Naval uniform, of gold trimmed blue coat with white facings and gold epaulettes, white waistcoat, frilled chemise and stock, his right arm resting inside his waistcoat

John Thomas Barber Beaumont, FSA, FGS (British, 1774-1841) An Officer of the 22nd Light Dragoons, c.1795, wearing red coat with silver lace and blue collar edged with silver, silver epaulettes, black stock and white frilled chemise, his hair powdered

John Thomas Barber Beaumont, FSA, FGS (British, 1774-1841) An Officer of the 33rd Foot, identified as Denis Quin, wearing scarlet coat with standing collar, silver epaulette and lace, white cross-belt with silver belt-plate bearing the number 33, white frilled chemise and black stock

Frederick Buck (Irish, 1771-circa 1840) A Naval Officer, wearing dark blue coat with standing collar, white facings and gold epaulettes, black tied stock and frilled chemise

John Thomas Barber Beaumont, FSA, FGS (British, 1774-1841) A portrait miniature of a Subaltern of the Light Company, 83rd Regiment of Foot, c.1809, wearing scarlet coat with yellow standing collar, gold epaulettes, white frilled chemise and black stock, his hair cropped

William Nicholson (British, 1781-1844) A portrait miniature of a Gentleman, wearing black coat with brass buttons, striped yellow and white waistcoat, green solitaire trimmed with yellow, white stock and cravat

Horace Hone, ARA (Irish, circa 1756-1825) A portrait miniature of a Gentleman, wearing blue coat with black collar and brass buttons, yellow chemise, white stock and cravat, his hair worn short

John Wright (British, circa 1745-1820) A Gentleman, wearing blue coat, white waistcoat, chemise, stock and tied cravat

John Thomas Barber Beaumont, FSA, FGS (British, 1774-1841) Portrait miniature of a Gentleman, wearing black coat and waistcoat, white frilled chemise, stock and cravat

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25% on the first £100,000 of the hammer price
20% on the excess of £100,001 and up to £2,000,000 of the hammer price
12% on the excess of £2,000,001 of the hammer price

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