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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 Y Attributed to Charles Shirreff (Scottish c.1750-1829), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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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 Philip Jean (British 1755 - 1802), 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 Y John Comerford (British 1770 - 1832), A gentleman, wearing blue 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 gold buttons
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1
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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 Y English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing green 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 John Downman (British 1750 - 1824), George Branston Roberts, wearing blue coat
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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 blue 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 Henry Spicer (British 1743 - 1804), A gentleman, wearing blue coat with gold buttons
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1
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550 GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Solomon Polack (British 1757-1839), 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 John Dowman (British 1750-1824), A gentleman, wearing brown coat
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1
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1,000 GBP
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1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Continental School (early 19th century), Mrs Hughes, wearing blue dress with pearl trim
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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 Continental School (18th century), A young boy, wearing yellow jacket
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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 English School (18th century), A young boy, wearing scarlet coat
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1
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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 Y Attributed to Richard Cosway (British 1742-1821), Monochrome portrait of a boy with a dog
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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 Richard Cosway (British 1742-1812), Clive Thomas Esq, wearing blue coat
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1
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360 GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Charles Hayter (British 1761 - 1835), A gentleman, wearing brown coat with white buttons
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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 Y Samuel Shelley (British 1750-1808), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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280 GBP
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (late 18th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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200 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Alexander Gallaway (Scottish fl. 1794-1812), An elderly gentleman, wearing black 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 English School (18th century), A gentleman, wearing brown 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 Y Edward Nash (British 1778 - 1821), A lady, wearing white 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 Y After Joshua Reynolds, Edward Gibbon, wearing red 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 J W Higham (British fl. 1821-35), After Thomas Lawrence, George IV
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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 (19th century), A young Queen
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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 Attributed to Nathaniel Plimer (British 1757–1822), A man and a young lady among clouds
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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 Continental School (c.1800), A young gentleman in 17th century dress
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1
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120 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 Y French School (19th 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 Y French School (18th century), A lady, wearing white dress
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1
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90 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 William Soper (British fl.1882 - 1903), A lady, 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 English School (18th century), A lady, wearing purple dress and white fichu
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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 Attributed to Richard Crosse (British 1742–1810), A lady, wearing white dress with blue waistband
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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 (late 18th century), A lady, wearing blue dress
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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 Y English School (18th century), Monochrome portrait miniature of a woman holding a mask
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1
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200 GBP
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400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Attributed to Andrew Plimer (British 1763 - 1837), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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120 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 Y Nathaniel Plimer (British c.1777 - 1822), Jane Lascelles,(d.1839), Lady Wraxall (from March 1789)
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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 William Naish (British c.1767 - 1800), Portrait of a gentleman, wearing brown coat
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1
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500 GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Attributed to John Donaldson (British 1737 - 1801), A gentleman, wearing blue 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 James Scouler (British 1741-1812), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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480 GBP
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0 GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (circa 1800), A gentleman, wearing blue coat, white stock and cravat
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1
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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 Y Attributed to William Wood (British 1769-1810), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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800 GBP
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0 GBP
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1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y English School (19th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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300 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 Y English School (c.1800), A double-sided portrait miniature; the obverse with a lady
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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 Attributed to Philip Jean (British 1755-1802), A lady, wearing lace fichu
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1
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280 GBP
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0 GBP
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300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Follower of Richard Cosway, A lady, wearing white dress
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1
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200 GBP
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0 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Attributed to Andrew Robertson (British 1777-1845), A gentleman, wearing brown coat
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1
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280 GBP
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0 GBP
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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Richard Cosway (British 1742 - 1821), Portrait of Thomas Postlethwaite, in judge's robes
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1
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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 Y English School (19th century), A gentleman, wearing brown double-breasted coat
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1
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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 (19th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat with gold buttons
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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 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Attributed to Andrew Plimer (British 1763–1837), A lady, wearing white dress
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1
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360 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 Attributed to Thomas Richmond (British 1771 - 1837), A lady, in side profile, wearing white dress
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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 Henry Jacob Burch Junior (British b.1763 - d. after 1814), A young lady, wearing white dress
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1
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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 Y English School (late 18th century), An officer of the Royal Artillery c.1795
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1
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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 (19th century), An officer, c.1815, wearing red coat
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1
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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 George Chinnery (British 1774 - 1852), A gentleman, wearing blue coat
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1
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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 Y Anglo-Irish School (19th century), A gentleman, wearing blue coat with silver buttons
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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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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y W. Thick(e) (British fl.1787-1848), A lady, wearing white dress and pearl drop earrings
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1
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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 Charles Jagger (1770 - 1827), A young gentleman, wearing blue coat with gold buttons
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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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300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y Walter Stephens Lethbridge (British 1771-1831), A gentleman, wearing black coat
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1
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120 GBP
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0 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP