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The Timothy Clowes Collection: Selected Portrait Miniatures
Timed
Venue address
Dreweatts
Donnington Priory
Newbury, Berkshire
RG14 2JE
United Kingdom
The Timothy Clowes Collection: Selected Portrait Miniatures

This is a Timed Online Auction. For details on registration, bidding, viewing & condition reports, click the “Important information” link.

Timothy Clowes' passion was collecting, particularly exquisite portrait miniatures, but other collectibles such as fine British watercolours... read more

VIEWING:
Dreweatts London (highlights):
 16-17 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y 5LU: 
Friday 26 November: 11am - 5pm
Monday 29 November & Tuesday 30 November: 10am - 5pm

Viewing in London is by appointment. 

Dreweatts Newbury (full sale): see below

Auction dates
Starts: Nov 12, 2021 10:30 AM GMT
Ends from: Dec 16, 2021 10:30 AM GMT
Viewing dates
Dec 10, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Dec 12, 2021 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM GMT
Dec 13, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Dec 14, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Auction currency
GBP
Buyer's premium
25 % (exc. Sales tax)
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Other payment methods
There are 191 lots within this auction
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Paul van Somer, King James I (1566 - 1625)
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1
300 GBP
Opening bid
300 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (late 16th/early 17th century), A lady, dressed for court, wearing white dress
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1
0 GBP
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380 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Isaac Oliver (French c.1565-1617), A lady, wearing double strand pearl necklace
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1
0 GBP
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1,000 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading John Hoskins (British c.1590 - 1665), A lady, wearing embroidered dress with gold trim
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1
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5,000 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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5,000 - 7,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (early 17th century style), A gentleman, wearing black tunic and white ruff
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1
0 GBP
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60 GBP
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Attributed to A*** Hertocks (British fl.1626 - 1672), A lady, wearing black dress
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1
0 GBP
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500 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Circle of Samuel Cooper (British 1609-1672), Andrew Bethune, 1st of Blebo (1598 - 1653)
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (c.1670), A pair of portrait miniatures (2)
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1
0 GBP
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1,200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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1,200 - 1,800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (circa 1650), A gentleman, wearing gilt studded armour
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1
0 GBP
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280 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (17th century), A Royalist officer in armour
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1
0 GBP
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400 GBP
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0 GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (17th century), A gentleman, wearing brown jacket with pink cloak
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1
0 GBP
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300 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (circa 1670), A gentleman, wearing black jacket and tunic
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1
0 GBP
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300 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Nicholas Dixon (British fl. c.1660-1708), A gentleman, wearing armour
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1
0 GBP
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900 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (early 18th century), A gentleman, wearing red coat
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1
0 GBP
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200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading John Hoskins (British c.1590 - 1665), A gentleman, wearing armour
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1
0 GBP
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500 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Samuel Cooper (British 1609 - 1672), A lady, wearing white dress
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1
0 GBP
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1,200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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1,200 - 1,800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Continental School (17th century), A gentleman in monochrome
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (late 17th century), A lady, wearing silk dress with white under-slip
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Circle of James Ferguson (Scottish 1710-1776), A gentleman, believed to be called Mr Harrison
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1
0 GBP
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60 GBP
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0 GBP
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Nicholas Dixon (British fl. 1660 - 1708), A lady, traditionally identified as Nell Gwynn
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1
0 GBP
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2,000 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (17th century), A young lady, wearing red dress with white and gold trim
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading David des Granges (British c.1611-1675), A lady, wearing blue dress
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1
0 GBP
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550 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Follower of David des Granges, A gentleman, in side profile, wearing brown tunic
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1
0 GBP
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400 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (17th century), A gentleman, wearing yellow tunic
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1
0 GBP
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200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (17th century), A gentleman, wearing brown tunic
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1
0 GBP
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200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (late 17th century), A gentleman, wearing black doublet with lawn collar
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1
0 GBP
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150 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Attributed to George Perfect Harding (British c.1780-1853), A gentleman, wearing ceremonial armour
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Dutch School (late 17th /early 18th century), A lady, wearing a dress and pearl necklace
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Manner of Jean-Baptiste Van Mour, An Ottoman priest, wearing black and gold tunic
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1
0 GBP
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500 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Christian Richter (Swedish 1678 - 1732), A lady, wearing orange dress with white frilled underslip
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1
0 GBP
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500 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Christian Richter (Swedish 1678 - 1732), A gentleman, wearing armour
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1
0 GBP
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600 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Peter Cross (British fl. late 17th century), A lady, wearing blue dress
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1
0 GBP
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1,200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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1,200 - 1,800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (17th century), A lady, wearing blue dress with white underslip
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (c.1700), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
0 GBP
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200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (early 18th century), A gentleman, wearing grey coat
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
260 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Peter Lely, James II of England
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1
160 GBP
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160 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Circle of Christian Friedrich Zincke (German 1683-1767), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
0 GBP
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550 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Circle of Charles Boit (Swedish 1663-1727), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
0 GBP
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300 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading French School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing purple coat
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1
0 GBP
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400 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Continental School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing armour
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading German School (17th/18th century), A gentleman, wearing armour
Quantity
1
0 GBP
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90 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading French School (probably 18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading French School (early 18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
90 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Continental School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
380 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Continental School (early 18th century), A gentleman, wearing beige coat
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading French School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Italian School (18th century), A young man, wearing blue and gold detail jacket
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
90 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading French School (18th century), A musical group
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
40 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading After Charles Dupuis, Princess Maria Clementina Sobieska
Quantity
1
160 GBP
Opening bid
160 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Jacques Bisson (French d.1737), A gentleman, wearing pink edged grey coat
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
90 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading French School (early 18th century), A lady, in James I Stuart style, wearing blue dress
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A young woman, wearing blue dress with lace trim
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Catharina da Costa (British 1679 - 1756), Portrait of a child holding a basket of chicks
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
500 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading William Robins (British active 1713-1715), A Lady, wearing low cut dress trimmed with lace
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Follower of James Ferguson, A lady, holding a flower
Quantity
1
40 GBP
Opening bid
40 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (early 18th century), A lady, wearing orange dress
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing red coat
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (early 18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
100 - 200 GBP