• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5689

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 606

    John Bacon, F.S.A. (1777-1859)

    Self-portrait, bust-length, wearing a black cravat (illustrated); and Portrait of the artist's wife, bust-length, wearing a lace cap

    Price Realised  

    John Bacon, F.S.A. (1777-1859)
    Self-portrait, bust-length, wearing a black cravat (illustrated); and Portrait of the artist's wife, bust-length, wearing a lace cap
    the first signed and dated 'J Bacon/by himself/June 1839' (centre right); and the second signed and dated 'J Bacon/+/Aug. 1839' (centre right)
    pastel
    22¾ x 16¾ in. (57.8 x 42.6 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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