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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part II

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 625

    SAMUEL METFORD OF SOMERSET (BRITISH, 1810-1896)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    SAMUEL METFORD OF SOMERSET (BRITISH, 1810-1896)
    A silhouette of a young gentleman angler, possibly a member of the Proctor family
    black paper and wash heightened with gold
    10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm.)
    Together with seven other silhouettes including A gentleman with his rifle, signed 'S.Metford fecit' (lower left); A child with toy horse, signed and dated 'Frith 1843'; J. Foster of Portsmouth, A woman and her daughther in an interior, signed 'Foster' (lower right); three oval sihouettes of members of the Tuckett family; a further silhouette A gentleman and his hound, by another hand (8)


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