Allan Ramsay (Edinburgh 1713-1784 Dover) Portrait of Sir James Sinclair, 5th Baronet,  half-length, wearing a green coat and a red waistcoat, within a painted oval 76 x 63.5 cm. (29 15/16 x 25 in.) Painted circa 1750

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Lot 12
Allan Ramsay
(Edinburgh 1713-1784 Dover)
Portrait of Sir James Sinclair, 5th Baronet, half-length, wearing a green coat and a red waistcoat, within a painted oval 76 x 63.5 cm. (29 15/16 x 25 in.) Painted circa 1750

Sold for £ 12,500 (US$ 15,655) inc. premium

Scottish Art

4 Dec 2014, 14:00 GMT

Edinburgh

Allan Ramsay (Edinburgh 1713-1784 Dover)
Portrait of Sir James Sinclair, 5th Baronet, half-length, wearing a green coat and a red waistcoat, within a painted oval
oil on canvas
76 x 63.5 cm. (29 15/16 x 25 in.)
Painted circa 1750

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Sale; Sotheby's, London, L.H. Wilson Trust Sale, 31 March 1976, London, lot 30


    Literature
    A. Smart, Allan Ramsay: A Complete Catalogue of his Paintings, ed. J. Ingamells, New Haven and London, 1999, p.181, illustrated on p.316, fig.384

    Son of Sir James Sinclair, 4th Bt. of Mey, whom he succeeded in 1732, he married in 1735 Margaret Sinclair, daughter of John Sinclair of Barrock.
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Allan Ramsay (Edinburgh 1713-1784 Dover) Portrait of Sir James Sinclair, 5th Baronet,  half-length, wearing a green coat and a red waistcoat, within a painted oval 76 x 63.5 cm. (29 15/16 x 25 in.) Painted circa 1750
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