Auction 22.10.1996

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 22.10.1996

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John Miers

John Miers A Gentleman, in profile to right, in coat, waistcoat and frilled cravat on plaster, bronzed, trade label no. 4, rectangular frame oval, 3 1/8in. (80mm.) high See Illustration

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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John Miers

John Miers The Hon. Mr. Justice L. Blaine, in profile to left, in frilled cravat and wearing a short wig on plaster, rectangular frame oval, 3 1/8in. (80mm.) high

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, circa 1780

English School, circa 1780 A Lady, in profile to right, in dress with frilled collar, a ribbon tied in her curled hair on ivory oval, 1¾in. (44mm.) high

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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John Miers

John Miers A Lady, in profile to right, a bow in her hair on plaster, rectangular frame oval, 3 3/8in. (86mm.) high

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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John Miers

John Miers A young Boy, in profile to right, in coat with frilled collar on plaster, broken trade label no. 4, rectangular frame oval, 3 1/8in. (80mm.) high See Illustration

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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John Miers

John Miers A Gentleman, in profile to left, in coat with frilled cravat on plaster, in rectangular hammered brass frame oval, 3½in. (89mm.) high

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, circa 1720

English School, circa 1720 A Gentleman and Lady: he, facing right in coat, waistcoat and bag wig; she, in dress with underslip, bow at corsage, lace cap, beads plumbagos on paper, turned wood frames ovals, 2 5/8in. (67mm.) and 3in. (76mm.) high (2

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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James Ferguson

James Ferguson Miss Langley, half length facing right in low-cut dress with lace border, lace-bordered cap in her curly hair plumbago, turned wood frame (cracked) oval, 2¼in. (57mm.) high

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, circa 1813

English School, circa 1813 James Richardson, nearly full face in double breasted blue coat, yellow waistcoat and tied white cravat in fitted red leather case oval, 3in. (76mm.) high

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, early 20th Century

English School, early 20th Century A young Child, three quarter length in white dress, fair hair indistinctly signed 'E. U...' oval, 2 3/8in. (60mm.) high; and a porcelain plaque of a young Lady, in a dirndl , the Alps in the background (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, early 19th Century

English School, early 19th Century A Couple: he, in profile to right, in dark green coat; she, in profile to left, in spotted blue dress with white collar and bonnet ovals, 4 1/8in. (105mm.) high (2

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Continental School, 19th Century

Continental School, 19th Century Knights and Cavaliers engaged in battle rectangular, 2½in. (64mm.) high (2

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, circa 1810

English School, circa 1810 A Gentleman, facing right in blue coat with brass buttons, white waistcoat and frilled cravat; and a Lady, facing right in white dress with ruffled collar and blue bodice, sky background rectangular frames ovals, 2¾in. (70mm.) high (2

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Nathaniel Plimer

Nathaniel Plimer Captain and Mrs. Morrison: he, facing left in blue coat with black collar, yellow checked waistcoat (damaged); she, facing right in dark green dress with white fichu and bonnet, sky background rectangular frames ovals, 2¾in. (70mm.) high (2

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, 19th Century

English School, 19th Century Grey Hazlerigg, half length in fancy dress of blue and white coat and cloak, a sash and dagger, wearing a large black hat with white plumes rectangular, 3 5/8in. (92mm.) high; and Sir Arthur Grey Hazlerigg, 12th Bart, facing left in black coat and cravat, pleated white

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £180 - £250

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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German School, circa 1800

German School, circa 1800 A Gentleman, facing left in dark blue coat, white waistcoat and ruffled cravat gold-cased frame with hairwork reverse oval, 2 5/8in. (66mm.) high

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Continental School, late 19th Century

Continental School, late 19th Century Napoleon Bonaparte, facing left in blue uniform and wearing the cross of the legion of Honour, the Iron Crown of Lombardy and the badge of the Grand Eagle of the Legion of Honour on ivorine, signed with initials 'B.F.', rectangular frame 1¾in. (44mm.) diam

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, circa 1820

English School, circa 1820 A Gentleman, in profile to left, in black coat and waistcoat, fair hair on paper, gilt-metal brooch frame with engraved decoration oval, 2 1/8in. (54mm.) high

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, circa 1730

English School, circa 1730 A young Girl member of the Fountaine Family, facing right in yellow dress with grey bodice, a flower in her auburn hair gilt-metal frame oval, 1½in. (38mm.) high See Front Cover Illustration

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Charles Robertson

Charles Robertson A Lady, facing left in décolleté white dress with pink sash, a white turban in her powdered curling hair, pearl necklace gold mount, in the lid of a navette-shaped ivory patch box oval, 2 3/8in. (59mm.) high

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Valenti

Valenti Lady Georgina West, facing left in lace-bordered white dress with blue sash, pearl necklace and earrings signed 'Valenti a Rome', gold-cased frame oval, 3 1/4in. (83mm.) high

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Sophie H. M. Howell

Sophie H. M. Howell A Gentleman, facing left in black coat, white shirt and frilled cravat, powdered hair oval, 2in. (51mm.) high

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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School of Ignazio Pio Vittoriano Campana, circa 1785

School of Ignazio Pio Vittoriano Campana, circa 1785 A Lady, facing right in lace-bordered white dress with blue bow at corsage, blue ribbon in her powdered hair gilt-metal frame with ribbon surmount oval, 1 3/4in. (45mm.) high

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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William Bate

William Bate A Gentleman, full face in fur-bordered maroon cloak, gold-bordered blue coat and lace cravat, powdered hair en queue signed and dated 'Painted by W. Bate. Painter in Enamel to H.R.H. Princess Elizabeth 1814' on reverse, gilt-metal frame rectangular, 3¼in. (83mm.) high

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Mrs Anne Mee (née Foldsone)

Mrs Anne Mee (née Foldsone) George, Earl of Winchelsea, facing right in the light blue uniform of the Rutland Yeomanry gilt-metal mount oval, 3 1/4in. (83mm.) high

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Jean Augustin Massavy d'Armancourt

Jean Augustin Massavy d'Armancourt A Lady, full face in lace-bordered red dress signed and dated '..Armancourt 1771', gilt-metal frame oval, 1¼in. (32mm.) high

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Jean Pierre Henri Elouis

Jean Pierre Henri Elouis Mrs. Charles Francois Liot, facing right in white dress with fichu, brown sash, powdered hair, sky background rectangular frame oval, 3in. (75mm.) high

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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English School, 19th Century

English School, 19th Century A Lady, facing left in coral-coloured dress with frilled white collar, powdered hair gold-cased brooch frame navette-shaped, 1 1/8in. (28mm.) high

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Abraham Daniel

Abraham Daniel A Lady, facing left in yellow-bordered décolleté white dress, brown hair rectangular frame oval, 3in. (76mm.) high

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Oct 1996

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Thomas Hazlehurst

Thomas Hazlehurst A Gentleman, facing left in blue coat, white waistcoat and cravat, powdered hair signed with initials 'T.H.', gold-cased frame oval, 2½in. (63mm.) high See Front Cover Illustration

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 22 Oct 1996