Fine Portrait Miniatures

19 Nov 2008, starting at 14:00 GMT .

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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.

Christian Friedrich Zincke (German, 1683/4-1767) and Jean André Rouquet (Swiss, 1701-1758) A pair of portraits of a Lady and Gentleman called Mr and Mrs Rush: she, wearing pink dress with white lace collar and blue ribbons, a white bonnet tied beneath her chin; he, wearing claret-coloured coat over tied stock and frilled white chemise, powdered bag wig

Noah Seaman (British, active 1721-1731) William Dolliffe, wearing mauve coat trimmed with white over lace chemise and tied stock, powdered bag wig

English School, circa 1710 A Gentleman, wearing steel armour studded with gold over tied white cravat, his brown hair curled and worn long

William Russell Birch (British/American, 1755-1834) Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham (1730-1782), wearing the robes of the Order of the Garter, his brown hair worn en queue

Circle of Jean Paul Hubert (Swiss, 1732-1803) Louis XVI (1754-1793), King of France (1774-1792), wearing white coat embroidered with gold, tied white lace cravat, his powdered wig worn en queue

Godfried Hendrik Rode (Dutch, 1752-after 1793) A Gentleman, wearing leopard skin hat adorned with a plume, fur cape over brown jerkin and white chemise

Henry Pierce Bone (British, 1779-1855) Charles Robert Webber, as a baby, wearing white dress with short puffed sleeves and bonnet tied beneath his chin

Henry Bone, R.A. (British, 1755-1834), James Ramsey Cuthbert (c.1776-1821), wearing black coat and tied white stock

William Bishop Ford (British, 1832-1922) A greyhound named 'Misterton'

William Essex (British, 1784-1869) A Fox's Mask

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

Y CITES

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