Portrait Miniatures and Silhouettes

11 Sep 2007, starting at 14:00 BST .

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Attributed to Charlotte Jones (British, 1768-1847) A Lady, seated in blue upholstered chair by a window, wearing white dress, lace ruff and white lace bonnet tied with a bow

Walter Stephens Lethbridge (British, 1771-circa 1831) A pair of portraits of two Girls of the Hardinge family, both wearing white dresses with white ribbon waistsahes

Continental School, late 19th Century A young Boy, wearing coat with velvet collar with chemise and tied blue cravat

French School, 19th Century Napoleon I (1769-1821), wearing the uniform of the chasseurs-à-cheval, dark green coat with red collar and red piping, with the sash and breast star of the Legion of Honour, the badge of the Grand Eagle of the Legion of Honour and the Iron crown of Lombardy

Simon Jacques Rochard (French, born 1788-1872) A Hussar Officer, wearing blue coatee with gold embroidered button holes with matching buttons, black collar, gold sash with red lining, frilled chemise and black stock

A. Onslow (active circa 1827) Napoleon I (1796-1821), wearing the uniform of the National Guard, dark blue coat with red piping, a red collar and gold epaulettes, the sash and cross of the Legion of Honour, the Iron Crown of Lombardy and the badge of the Grand Eagle of the Legion of Honour

English School, 19th Century A Gentleman, wearing red coat with dark blue facings and collar embroidered with gold thread and white cravat, a three-masted sailing ship in the distance

French School, 19th Century Napoleon I (1769-1821), wearing the uniform of the Chasseurs-à-cheval, dark green coat with red collar and piping, the red sash and cross of the Legion of Honour, the badge of the Grand Eagle of the Legion of Honour and the Iron Cross of Lombardy

Continental School, 19th Century An Officer, wearing blue coatee with red facings, silver epaulettes and aiguillette, white shoulder belt with silver belt plate, chemise and black stock, silver helmet decorated with black feather beneath his right arm

After Lemuel Francis Abbot, 19th Century Horatio 1st Viscount Nelson (1758-1805), wearing Real-Admiral's undress uniform, with gold epaulettes, the Nile decorations and on his hat the diamond chelengk given to him by the Sultan of Turkey, on his jacket he wears the breast star of the Order of the Bath, the Neapolitan Order of Sr Ferdinand and of Merit and the Turkish Order of the Crescent

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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 £10,000 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £10,000 up to and including £450,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £450,000 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.

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