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    Sale 7550

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    9 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 59

    EDWARD FRANCIS BURNEY (BRITISH, 1760-1884)

    Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), en grisaille in major-general uniform, gold braid embellishing the collar and his left shoulder

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    EDWARD FRANCIS BURNEY (BRITISH, 1760-1884)
    Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), en grisaille in major-general uniform, gold braid embellishing the collar and his left shoulder
    on paper
    oval, 3 3/8 in. (85 mm.) high, gilt-terracotta frame, the reverse backing card inscribed 'The Duke of Wellington by E F. Burney'


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    The artist's dates should read 1760-1848.