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Auction date Tuesday, 29 March 2022 14:00 - 17:00 BST

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Tuesday 29 March

Lot 201 – 438                           Old Master, British and European Paintings  2pm

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Viewing
Friday 25 March                        9am-5pm
Saturday 26 March                    9am-12.30 noon
Monday 28 March                     9am-5pm
Tuesday 29 March                    9am-2pm

Payment
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Collections
We will be open for collections on sale days 9am -4.30pm and additionally
Saturday 2 April                        9am -12noon
Monday 4 April                         9am-4.30pm
Tuesday 5 April                         9am – 4.30pm
Wednesday 6 April                    9am – 4.30pm
Thursday 7 April                       9am - 4.30pm



£ £
Lot Title Estimate Hammer price
201 ANDREW PLIMER (BRITISH, 1763-1837)
Portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing a pale blue/green coat and white waistcoat
watercolour heightened with white
6.5 x 5.3cm
in a gilt metal frame
£400 - £600 £550 View
202 ANDREW PLIMER (BRITISH, 1763-1837)
Portrait miniature of Sir Alfred Blount wearing a brown coat
watercolour heightened with white
6.8 x 5.5cm
in gilt metal frame

Provenance
Purchased from The City Antique Company on 25th September…
£500 - £700 - View
203 CIRCLE OF GEORGE CHINNERY (BRITISH, 1774-1852)
Portrait miniature of the Rev. Duke Yonge of Antony, Cornwall, wearing a brown coat
inscribed, printed and dated '1804' (on the backing card)
watercolour heightened with white
6.5 x 5.2cm
in a gilt…
£600 - £800 £500 View
204 JAMES REILY (IRISH, C. 1730-C. 1780/88)
Portrait miniature of a lady wearing a purple dress and holding a dog
signed and dated 'J Reily 1764' (lower left)
watercolour heightened with white
4.5 x 3.8cm
in a gilt metal frame

Provenance…
£600 - £800 £1,000 View
205 GEORGE ENGLEHEART (BRITISH, 1750-1829)
Portrait miniature of Mr Willett Willett in a black coat, salmon waistcoat and white cravat
signed with monogram 'E' (lower right) and inscribed and dated 'G Engleheart Pinxit 1805' (on backing card)…
£2,500 - £3,500 - View
206 ANDREW PLIMER (BRITISH, 1763-1837)
Portrait miniature of Mr Ambrose wearing a blue coat
watercolour
5.6cm x 4.9cm
in a gilt metal frame with paste surround, the reverse containing a lock of hair and the sitters initials 'FCA', later…
£1,000 - £1,500 - View
207 ANDREW PLIMER (BRITISH, 1763-1837)
Portrait miniature of a boy wearing a blue coat
watercolour heightened with white
7 x 5.8cm
in gilt metal frame and with a red leather travelling case

Provenance
Private collection, UK
£300 - £500 £300 View
208 ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1880
Portrait miniature of Mrs Willoughby wearing a blue dress
watercolour heightened with white
7.5 x 6cm
in gilt metal frame with split-pearl surround

Provenance
Rich collection
Spencer, 13th June 1957…
£200 - £400 £320 View
209 ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1880
Portrait miniature of a lady wearing a black shawl and a hat
watercolour heightened with white
10.6 x 8.4cm
in a gilt metal frame with blue enamel surround set with seed pearls, the reverse centred…
£200 - £400 £320 View
210 ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1810
Portrait miniature of Mr Robert Morris (1787-1877) wearing a black coat
watercolour heightened with bodycolour
6.8 x 5.4cm
in a gilt metal frame engraved with sitter's name and dates, the reverse…
£100 - £200 £350 View
211 ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1650
Portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing a white shirt and blue cloak
oil on copper
6.1 x 4.8cm
in a gilt metal frame

Provenance
Private collection, UK
£300 - £500 £320 View
212 ANDREW ROBERTSON (BRITISH, 1777-1845)
Portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing a black coat
watercolour
7.1 x 5.8cm
£300 - £500 £550 View
213 HENRY JACOB BURCH (BRITISH, 1763-1834)
Portrait miniature of a lady wearing a white dress and a pink ribbon in her hair
watercolour heightened with white
7.3 x 5.7cm
£300 - £500 £550 View
214 HENRY JACOB BURCH (BRITISH, 1763-1834) (3)
Portrait of John Wedderburn of Auchterhouse (1798-1839); and a companion of his wife, Lady Helen (1798-1868)
each signed and dated 'H Burch 1826' (lower right)
watercolour heightened with white
21.5…
£100 - £150 - View
215 ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY (2)
Portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing a black coat, thought to be Henry Burdon; and a companion portrait miniature of a lady, thought to be Mrs Henry Burdon, a pair
watercolour heightened with…
£150 - £250 - View
216 ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY (2)
Portrait of William Burdon-Muller as a boy, wearing a black jacket
watercolour
17 x 13.5cm
together with three silhouettes framed as one of Francis Burdon, Henry Osbond Burdon and Richard Burdon, the…
£80 - £120 - View
217 SAMUEL JOHN STUMP (BRITISH, 1779-1863)
Portrait miniature of a lady in a wooded landscape, lying on a tiger skin
bears label inscribed with artist's name and dated '1807' (verso)
watercolour
10.5 x 8.5cm

Provenance
The estate of the late…
£300 - £500 £320 View
218 ANDRE MARTIN (FRENCH, FL. 1806-1817)
Portrait miniature of a lady in a pale dress with red beads in her hair
signed and inscribed 'par A.dre Martin Sourd-muet' (upper left)
watercolour heightened with white
6.5 x 6.5cm

Provenance
The…
£80 - £120 £30 View
219 ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY (4)
Portrait miniature of a lady in a blue dress holding a portrait miniature
watercolour
8 x 6.4cm
together with three other 19th century portrait miniatures of ladies
(4)

Provenance
The estate of the…
£100 - £150 £110 View
220 ENGLISH SCHOOL, EARLY 18TH CENTURY (2)
Portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing a white shirt with red coat
watercolour
3 x 2.2cm
together with a late 18th century portrait miniature of a gentleman, 3.7 x 3cm
(2)
£100 - £150 £90 View
221 ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY (4)
Portrait miniature of Major Frederick Horn
watercolour and bodycolour
6 x 4.8cm
together with a 19th century portrait miniature of a lady, 8.5 x 6cm; a silhouette of Rev. William Kirby, 7.2 x 5.8cm;…
£80 - £120 £80 View
222 NORTH ITALIAN SCHOOL, 18TH CENTURY
Judith with the head of Holofernes
oval, oil on copper
10.5 x 8cm

Provenance
Sale, The Contents of Aberhod, Rhos-on-Sea, Sotheby Beresford Adams, 17th March 1980, lot 409
£300 - £500 £280 View
223 CATALAN SCHOOL, LATE 15TH/EARLY 16TH CENTURY
Portrait of Saint James and Saint Thomas
oil on panel
48 x 110cm

Provenance
With the della Faille de Leverghem family
Thence by descent
£1,500 - £2,000 £1,400 View
224 MONOGRAMMIST HC (ACTIVE ANTWERP, 17TH CENTURY)
Men and women in a tavern, drinking, playing cards and a man playing the bagpipes
signed and inscribed with monogram 'HC. JN. F' (lower right)
oil on panel
50 x 85cm

Provenance
Private collection, UK
£1,500 - £2,500 £2,400 View

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