Portrait Miniatures & Silhouettes

28 Sep 2004, starting at 14:00 BST .

Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

English School, A Lady, wearing a black dress with silver girdle and red headdress and another portrait of a courting couple

English School, A Gentleman, wearing black robes and white embroidered lace collar, his auburn hair worn to his shoulders

English School, Benjamin Jonson (c.1573-1637), wearing black doublet with silver buttons and white lawn collar

French or Dutch School, Charles I (1600-49), wearing black robes and white lace collar, the insignia of the George suspended from a ribbon at his neck

English School, A young Gentleman, wearing white lace jabot and long full-bottomed wig

Gervase Spencer, A Gentleman wearing red coat, matching waistcoat and white stock

French School, A Gentleman, wearing bright blue coat with black collar and silver buttons, with white frilled shirt and stock, powdered wig, his tricorn hat tucked under his arm

French School, A Gentleman, wearing grey-blue coat, red waistcoat and tied white stock, sky background

French School, A Lady, wearing a white dress with blue trim, a matching blue and white bandeau in her hair

Austrian School, A Gentleman, wearing brown coat with large buttons and a waistcoat embroidered with a foliate design, white lace shirt

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Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £2,500 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £2,500 up to and including £300,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £300,000 up to and including £3,000,000;
and 13.9% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £3,000,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

For payment information please refer to the sale catalog.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

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* Import low rate

VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

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