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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 200

    ATTRIBUTED TO MATTHEW SNELLING (BRITISH, 1621-1678)

    King Charles II (1630-1685), in steel cuirass and pauldrons with gilt detailing, fine French lace cravat, long brown curling periwig

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    ATTRIBUTED TO MATTHEW SNELLING (BRITISH, 1621-1678)
    King Charles II (1630-1685), in steel cuirass and pauldrons with gilt detailing, fine French lace cravat, long brown curling periwig
    on vellum
    oval, 3 1/8 in. (80 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame


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    Provenance

    S. H. V. Hickson Collection; Sotheby's, London, 10 November 1969, lot 35.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE LATE DR WILLIAM LINDSAY GORDON COLLECTION