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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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There are 191 lots within this auction
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing armour
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200 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing green coat
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1
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200 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (early 18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (early 18th century), A gentleman, wearing brown coat
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60 GBP
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100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), Double-sided portrait miniature of a lady and a gentleman
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300 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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40 GBP
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Bernard Lens III (British 1682-1740), A lady, wearing royal blue satin open gown
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1
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750 GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Andrew Benjamin Lens (British c.1713 - c.1780), A gentleman, wearing pale coat
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1
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260 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Peter Paul Lens (British 1714-1750), A gentleman, wearing embroidered brown coat
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1
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200 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Attributed to Edward Lens (British fl. 1725-1749), A lady, wearing blue dress
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1
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300 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A lady, wearing blue dress
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1
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90 GBP
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A lady, traditionally identified as Duchess of Roxburghe
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1
120 GBP
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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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 English School (c.1740), Portrait of a gentleman, wearing a breast plate
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240 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Richard Corbould (British 1757-1831), John Adye, wearing blue coat
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1
360 GBP
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360 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing brown coat
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Attributed to Gervase Spencer (British c. 1715-1763), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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400 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Nathaniel Hone (British 1718-1784), A gentleman, wearing armour
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1
280 GBP
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280 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Nathaniel Hone (British 1718-1784), A gentleman, wearing crimson coat
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1
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650 GBP
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700 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A cleric
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1
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200 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing red coat
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Continental School (18th century), A young girl, wearing yellow dress
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1
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40 GBP
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Continental School (18th century), A lady in side profile, wearing blue dress
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y French School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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200 GBP
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250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Continental School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
120 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 Y Continental School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing scarlet coat
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1
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300 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 Y J. Lacon (British fl.1740-1760), A lady, wearing décolleté white dress
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Gervase Spencer (British 1715-1763), A lady, wearing white dress
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1
360 GBP
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360 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Attributed to Gervase Spencer (British 1715-1763), A gentleman, wearing lilac coat
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1
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400 GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Circle of John Smart (British 1742 - 1811), A gentleman, wearing green coat
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1
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2,000 GBP
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2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18/19th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat with silver buttons
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1
40 GBP
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40 GBP
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0 GBP
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A lady, wearing lace trimmed dress
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A lady, wearing white dress with lace trim
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1
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90 GBP
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Penelope Carwardine (British 1730-1800), A gentleman, wearing blue-edged lilac coat
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1
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400 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 Y James Jennings (British fl. 1763 - 1793), A gentleman, wearing blue coat with gold facings
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1
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380 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), John Lyon Esq, M.D of Liverpool, wearing grey coat
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1
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90 GBP
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat with silver trim and buttons
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1
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300 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (In the 18th century style), A gentleman, wearing black coat
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1
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60 GBP
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GBP
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100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Henry Edridge (British 1769 - 1821), A gentleman, wearing black coat
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1
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400 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 Y Richard Crosse (British 1742 - 1810), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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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 English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing brown 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 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading English School (18th century), A gentleman, possibly a merchant or businessman of Caribbean origin
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1
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120 GBP
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200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y I.H (British fl. 1775 - 1799), A gentleman, wearing brown jacket and white shirt
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1
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300 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing brown coat
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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 Y Samuel Cotes (British 1734 - 1818), A gentleman, wearing black coat
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1
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280 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 Y Circle of Samuel Collins (British c. 1735 - 1768), A gentleman, wearing green coat with gold trim
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1
0 GBP
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40 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing burnt umber coat
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1
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60 GBP
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0 GBP
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100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing brown 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 Y English School (18th century), A gentleman wearing purple 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 Y Attributed to Samuel Collins (British 1735-1768), A gentleman wearing mauve coat
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1
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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 Y British School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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240 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 Y English School (18th century), An officer, c,1780, wearing blue coat with red facings
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1
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200 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), An infantry officer, c.1780, wearing red coat
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1
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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 Y English School (18th century), An officer of the Royal Horse Guards, c.1780
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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 Y English School (18th century), An officer, c.1760, wearing red coat with blue facings
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1
0 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 Y English School (18th century), An officer of Dragoons, wearing red coat with yellow facings
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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 Y Charles Forrest (British fl. 1765-80), A lady, wearing low-cut pale pink dress
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
260 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (18th century), Mary Alsager, wearing grey dress and white shawl
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
90 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
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150 - 250 GBP