• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 211

    A GROUP OF SIX SILHOUETTES

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF SIX SILHOUETTES
    A gentleman, in profile to the right, tied wig, by John Miers, with trade label on backing board, circa 1770; a lady in profile to the left by John Miers, with trade label, circa 1770; a gentleman in profile to the right by John Miers, with trade label, circa 1790; a gentleman, in profile to the right, tied wig, attributed to John Miers, circa 1770; a gentleman in profile to the left, English School circa 1800; a gentleman in profile to the left, in academic dress, English School circa 1800
    black ink on gessoed paper; black ink on card; black paint on glaze
    ovals, from 3 in. (72 mm.) to 3½ in. (88 mm.) high, gilt-wood and gesso frames and rectangular ebonised wood frames (6)


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