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CHARLES ROBERTSON (1760-1821)
An unknown Gentleman
set in the original gold bracelet clasp frame Charles began his career executing designs in hair, and when only about 9 years of age, exhibited ...
£700
Ellison Fine Art
JOSEPH BOWRING (1760-1815)
An unknown Gentleman
Wearing a dark blue coat, white waistcoat and tied stock, sky background Set in the original frame
£200
Ellison Fine Art
PENELOPE CARWARDINE (c.1730-c.1800)
An unknown Gentleman
wearing gold trimmed lilac coat and orange waistcoat, white cravat and powdered hair en queue. set in gold mount with possibly later filigree scr...
£450
Ellison Fine Art
JEAN PETITOT THE YOUNGER (1653-1702)
Portrait enamel, possibly of Philippe de Lorraine (1643-1702), wearing ochre-col...
This eighteenth-century gold-mounted tortoiseshell box contains an enamel portrait which possibly portrays Philippe de Lorraine, called the Chevali...
£4,500
Philip Mould & Company
Finely Carved Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman
The carved ivory border with scalloped and moulded edge surrounds a portrait bust, carved in ivory in deep relief, showing profile to the right of ...
£1,250
Baggott Church Street Ltd
Georgian Miniature of a Naval Officer
Very fine reverse painting on convex glass within a gilt, verre églomisé border. Sitting facing dexter, the officer wears a powdered pigtail, epa...
£1,650
Baggott Church Street Ltd
A fine portrait of Miss Burgh
wearing a spotted blue dress and lace bonnet trimmed with double stranded coral bead set in the original gold frame the reverse with coiled hair
£5,500
Ellison Fine Art
CHRISTIAN FREDERICK ZINCKE (c.1683-c.1767)
A fine portrait of a Gentleman
wearing a crimson coat, white chemise and powdered wig Enamel on copper, set in gold frame with blue enamel border Zincke was born in Dresden a...
£3,950
Ellison Fine Art
NATHANIEL PLIMER (1757-1822)
A portrait miniature of a young Gentleman with long brown side whiskers
Wearing a blue coat with gold buttons, white waistcoat and tied cravat set in gilt-mounted retangular papier-mâché frame with outer gilded border
£1,300
Ellison Fine Art
HENRY BONE (1755-1834)
Portrait of the Robert Hobart, 4th Earl of Buckinghamshire in a blue coat
Painted in enamel on copper in the original black rectangular papier-mache frame This appears to be the first of two versions, after Sir Wil...
£2,200
Ellison Fine Art
NICHOLAS FREESE (c.1761-1831)
A superb portrait of an officer of the royal Horse Artillery Regiment
earing a blue uniform with gold frogging and red collar, black stock and white cravat Gold frame, the revere with plaited hair within gold mount a...
£3,200
Ellison Fine Art
PHILIP JEAN (1755-1802)
A Royal Artillery Officer
A Royal Artillery Officer facing right wearing scarlet uniform with blue facings and gold epaulettes Set in a gold frame the reverse with plaited ...
£1,600
Ellison Fine Art
JAMES H GILLESPIE (1793-1849)
An Infantry officer in profile to the left
wearing red uniform with dark blue facings, black stock and gold epaulettes in gold mount with plaited hair on the reverse Gillespie appears to...
£800
Ellison Fine Art
GAETANO MANINI (1730-c.1790)
Portrait enamel of King George III (1738-1820) wearing the blue ribbon of the Or...
This portrait enamel, by the Italian-born artist Gaetano Manini (known as ‘Chevalier Manini’), depicts King George III in profile and may relat...
£2,200
Philip Mould & Company
ROBERT THORBURN (1818-1885)
Portrait miniature of a Lady, wearing blue and white collared dress, her hair in...
Details of hairstyle and costume cause us to date this miniature to the mid-1840s. This was the period of miniaturist Robert Thorburn’s greatest ...
£1,300
Philip Mould & Company
FRANCOIS BOUCHER (1703-1770)
Portrait miniature after Boucher's portrait of Madame de Pompadour
This fine, antique portrait miniature was made after Boucher's famous painting of Madame de Pompadour, the highly celebrated official mistress of K...
£8,500
Mayfair Gallery Ltd.
CHARLES ROBERTSON (1760-1821)
An Officer, possibly Lieutenant and Captain John Beckford, 1st Troop, Horse Gre...
Wearing red uniform with blue facings, gold epaulettes and buttons embossed 22, set in the original gold frame the reverse with gold monogram JB o...
£3,800
Ellison Fine Art
CHARLES ROBERTSON (1760-1821)
A handsome young Gentleman, circa 1800
He wears a dark blue coat with black collar, white waistcoat with red trim, tied white cravat set in the original gilt-metal frame with paste bord...
£1,800
Ellison Fine Art
WILLIAM PETHER (c.1738-1821)
A portrait miniature of an officer, probably of the Militia
wearing a scarlet coat with blue facings and gold epaulettes Signed with initials on the obverse, set in the original gold frame, the reverse wit...
£1,200
Ellison Fine Art
JAMES GABRIEL (JACQUES GABRIEL) HUQIER (1...
Portrait plumbago of the solicitor Rowley Thomas, seated, wearing jacket and shi...
Jacques-Gabriel Huquier was born in Paris in 1730, the son of Gabriel Huquier (1695-1772), an engraver in the style of Watteau and Boucher. Known a...
£1,200
Philip Mould & Company
SAMUEL COTES (1734-1818)
A young lady in pink dress and matching hat
The powdered hair piled high on the sitter's head suggests that this portrait was taken circa 1777-80. The attention to detail is typical of Cotes'...
£850
Ellison Fine Art
THOMAS REDMOND (c.1745-1785)
A Gentleman called Mr. Bonham and his son Harry
the elder wearing mole coloured coat and matching waistcoat, bag wig; the son in blue trimmed lilac coat mounted together in papier-mâché recta...
£800
Ellison Fine Art
PENELOPE CARWARDINE (c.1730-c.1800)
A young lady wearing a lavender blue dress decorated with lace
Signed with initials on the obverse, set in the original gold bracelet clasp frame with later brooch attachment Carwadine was the eldest of six ...
£800
Ellison Fine Art
Frederick Buck c1806
Portrait miniature of a dark haired young officer wearing a red jacket with blue facings and collar and gold fringed epaulette and a white frilled ...
£1,450
Cynthia Walmsley
GEORGE CHINNERY (1774-1852)
Mrs Fenwick
£1,200
Hurlingham Fine Arts
JOSEPH BOWRING (1760-1815)
A portrait miniature of an unknown Lady
Wearing a white dress with frilled edge, trimmed with blue ribbon, a strand of pearls in her powdered hair which is decorated with large white plum...
£650
Ellison Fine Art
JAMES B. BEECH
Portrait miniature of Frances, Viscountess Nelson (1761-1831)
The sitter of this portrait miniature has recently been identified as Frances, Viscountess Nelson. Frances – or Fanny as she was known to her fri...
£6,500
Philip Mould & Company
An unknown Gentleman
Wearing a dark brown coat with black collar, white waistcoat and tied cravat Set in the original gold frame, the reverse with blue glass and photo...
£750
Ellison Fine Art
SAMPSON TOWGOOD ROCHE (1759-1847)
A miniature portrait of an Unknown Lady
She wears a powdered blue dress with white underslip and lace fichu, her powdered hair with elaborate lace cap Set in the original gold navette sh...
£800
Ellison Fine Art
HENRY PIERCE BONE (1779-1855)
An unknown but probable Irish Marquess
wearing ceremonial dress a fur edged red cloak trimmed with gold over black robe and tied cravat Painted in enamel set in rectangular black papier...
£2,000
Ellison Fine Art
HENRY BONE (1755-1834)
Caroline Anne Vansittart (b.1772) with her brother Henry, after John Russell
Caroline was the eldest daughter of George Vansittart. She married Augustus Henry East in 1792 aged 20. Henry East became a Rear Admiral. Bone was...
£3,500
Ellison Fine Art
NICHOLAS DIXON (c.1645-c.1708)
A portrait miniature of an unknown Nobleman
wearing a beige cloak under a black cloak ,white lace jabot tied with black ribbon, long blond full-bottomed wig watercolour on vellum, set in the...
£3,500
Ellison Fine Art
WILLIAM WOOD (1769-1810)
A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman
Set in the original gold frame with plaited hair border, the reverse with two toned locks of hair entwined, one in a leaf formation on opalescent g...
£1,850
Ellison Fine Art
19th Century Miniature French Portrait Beautiful Young Lady
A lovely little portrait of a scantily clad young lady holding her blouse to her chest. It is entitled La Surprise verso, perhaps she was posing fo...
£850
Roger Bradbury Antiques
NICHOLAS FREESE (1761-1831)
An Officer of the 13th Regiment (1st Somersetshire) Regiment of Foot.
wearing red uniform with yellow facings, silver epaulettes, black stock and frilled white cravat, sky background Gold frame, the reverse with gold...
£3,200
Ellison Fine Art
RICHARD COSWAY (1742-1821)
A fine portrait miniature of Lieutenant John Mackintosh
wearing the uniform of the Marines, scarlet coat with blue collar, gold epaulette and white cross belt Gold frame the reverse glazed to reveal loc...
£4,000
Ellison Fine Art
English School c1810
Portrait miniature of a charming young boy with strawberry blonde hair. He is wearing a blue skeleton suit and white chemise with a ruffled collar...
£320
Cynthia Walmsley
Rare Pair of Early 19th Century Regency Period Pastel & Watercolour Portraits
The portraits are by a unknown artist and the sitters are presumably sisters or certainly related to each other and sit in Regency mahogany bergere...
£4,650
Freshfords Fine Antiques
An officer possibly of the 60th Royal American Regimentl
seated holding a tricorn hat, his powdered hair en queue Set in a gold frame with glazed reverse While the basic constituents of the uniform co...
£2,400
Ellison Fine Art
PHILIP JEAN (1755-1802)
An Officer, possibly of the 60th (Royal American) Regiment of Foot
with powdered hair en queue, wearing a red coat, with blue facings and white epaulette, white waistcoat and black stock Gold frame with paste bord...
£1,550
Ellison Fine Art
SAMUEL SHELLEY (c.1750-1808)
An Officer, of the 14th Light Dragoons
wearing blue uniform with silver braid and buttons, orange collar, black stock and white cravat Set in a gold frame, the reverse with blue glass ...
£2,400
Ellison Fine Art
ANDREW PLIMER (1763-1837)
Portrait miniature of John Jackson (1758-1828), wearing brown coat with white sh...
This likeness by Andrew Plimer shows John Jackson. A prosperous member of the squirearchy, Jackson was the proprietor of Hill House, Walthsamstow, ...
£1,900
Philip Mould & Company
JAMES SCOULER (1741-1812)
Portrait miniature of a Young Gentleman, possibly William Courtney, 9th Earl of ...
The son of an organ builder, James Scouler was born in Edinburgh in 1741. Along with his cousin, John Brown, who also became a miniaturist, Scouler...
£3,500
Philip Mould & Company
WILLIAM ARMFIELD HOBDAY (1771-1831)
A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman
Wearing a black coat, and white stock, his powdered hair en queue set in the original gold frame Hobday was an English portrait painter and min...
£600
Ellison Fine Art
JOHN JUKES (1772-1861)
A portrait miniature of an unknown Gentleman
wearing a dark coat, white waistcoat and frilled cravat set in the original gold frame This is a fine example by a relatively unknown artist. J...
£1,100
Ellison Fine Art
THOMAS RICHMOND
A portrait of an unknown Gentleman
Wearing black coat, white waistcoat and frilled and tied white cravat, spotted blue and white waistcoat Set in the original gold frame, the revers...
£700
Ellison Fine Art
W.K. BURTON
Lt Frederick Charles White, of the 16th (the Buckinghamshire) Regiment of Foot
Lt. Frederick Charles White, wearing a red uniform of the 16th Regiment of Foot with yellow facings, and silver epaulette, black hat, frilled white...
£1,800
Ellison Fine Art
RICHARD COSWAY (1742-1821)
A portrait miniature of Sir Wilfred Lawson
In gold frame set with pearl border the reverse engraved Sir Wilfred Lawson/ 10th Baronet of Brayton/ R. Cosway It is possible the sitter is Si...
£2,500
Ellison Fine Art