Portrait Miniatures and Silhouettes

22 Feb 2005, starting at 14:00 GMT .

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.

William Hamlet, A silhouette of an Officer, wearing uniform with epaulette and cross belt

Attributed to C. Marshall, A silhouette of a young Boy called Richard Wigram, profile to the left, wearing suit with frilled collar

Mrs. Isabella Beetham, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat and tied cravat, his hair worn en queue

Arthur Lea, A silhouette of a young Officer, profile to the right wearing uniform

Walter Jorden, A silhouette of a Lady, profile to the left, wearing lace collar, her large outdoor hat adorned with ribbons and feathers, her hair worn in a banging chignon

Charles Rosenberg, A silhouette of George IV (1762-1830), when Prince Regent (1811-20), profile to the left, wearing the uniform of the 10th Light Dragoons (Hussars), scarlet jacket with gold frogging, fur-trimmed pelisse with gold frogging, white breeches, brown boots, sash and breast star of the Order of the Garter, busby with red bag and white plume, red sabretache embroidered with royal insignia and light cavalry sabre at his side, he sits astride his horse on leopard skin saddlecloth and red shabraque embroidered with royal insignia, a seafront of houses and boats in the background

C. Rosenberg, George III raising hat to John Moore, silhouette

John Woodhouse, A silhouette of Colonel Reid, full-length, profile to the left, wearing tail-coat and gloves, he holds a top hat in his right hand, tied curtain to the right

English School, A silhouette of The Reverend Henry Foster, incumbent at Woodplumpton (1807-1836), standing full-length leaning on a cane, wearing tail-coat and breeches, an eye shield, seals hanging from his waist, a round hat over his powdered hair

John Field, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat and tied cravat, his hair in bound pigtail

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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, Whisky and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £20,000 of the hammer price;
26% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £20,000 up to and including £700,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £700,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

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 catalogue.

Shipping Notices

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Exempt from VAT

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

* 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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