Fine Portrait Miniatures

23 Nov 2011, starting at 14:00 GMT .

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Henry Edridge (British, 1769-1821) A Lady, wearing pink dress, white gauze fichu with red and gold spot embroidery, white lace slip, her natural wig dressed with a strand of pearls

John Bogle (British, 1746-1803) A Gentleman, wearing grey coat, white waistcoat, frilled chemise, stock and cravat, his powdered wig worn en queue

French School, circa 1780 Louis XVI (1754–1793), King of France and of Navarre (1774-1791), King of the French (1791-1792), wearing red coat with gold lace, gold waistcoat, white cravat and stock, his powdered wig worn en queue and tied with a black ribbon bow

James Nixon (British, 1741-1812) A Young Girl, standing in a landscape and wearing white dress with frilled lace trim to her neckline and sleeves, matching white lace bonnet dressed with a mauve ribbon bow

Luke Sullivan (Irish, 1705-1771) A Gentleman, wearing purple coat, cream waistcoat, chemise, stock and lace cravat, his natural hair worn en queue and tied with a black ribbon bow

Peter Paul Lens (British, 1714-1750) A Gentleman, wearing pale blue coat with gold trim to edge and collar, white waistcoat, chemise, stock and cravat, natural hair

Philip Jean (British, 1755-1802) A Gentleman, probably James Saumarez, 1st Baron de Saumarez (1757-1836), wearing brown coat, gold figured turquoise waistcoat and white lace cravat

Samuel Andrews (Irish, circa 1767-1807) A Lady, wearing white dress with cerulean blue sash and lace trim, matching blue bandeau, her hair curled and worn loose

Circle of George Engleheart (British, 1750-1829) A Lady, wearing white dress and fichu, sky blue sash ribbon at her waist, sleeve and shoulder, a matching blue bandeau in her powdered hair

Charles Robertson (Irish, circa 1760-1821) A Gentleman, wearing brown coat, white waistcoat, stock and cravat, his powdered wig worn en queue

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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.

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