Portrait Miniatures & Silhouettes

20 Sep 2005, starting at 14:00 BST .

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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.

Attributed to William John Jolliffe, A silhouette of an Officer, profile to the left, wearing uniform with gold lace and epaulette, his hair worn en queue

Arthur Lea, A silhouette of Captain Welstead, profile to the right, wearing coat, waistcoat and stock

John Field, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat and tied stock

Edward Foster, A silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the right, wearing coat and white cravat

English School, A silhouette of Lt. Bearcroft, profile to the left, wearing uniform with embroidered collar and epaulette

J. Thomason, A silhouette of a Gentleman, possibly of the Ormonde or Butler family, profile to the right, wearing frilled cravat, his hair worn in a bound pigtail

John Field, A silhouette of Mr Gray, profile to the right, wearing coat and tied stock; together with a silhouette of a Gentleman, profile to the left, wearing coat and stock, by C. W. Chapman; and two coloured profiles of Ladies, English School (circa 1820) (4)

Charles Rosenberg, A silhouette of William Jones, profile to the left, wearing coat, cravat, round hat and pigtail wig

White, A group of four silhouettes of a family, including: a Gentleman, profile to the left, wearing coat, waistcoat and cravat; a Lady, probably his wife, wearing dress and bonnet decorated with flowers and two girls, probably their daughters, similarly dressed

Charles Rosenberg, A silhouette of a Lady, called Mrs. Bury, profile to the left, wearing dress with bow at the buffon, her hair in a chignon and tied with a bow

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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.

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Shipping Notices

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