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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 77

    ATTRIBUTED TO THOMAS WORTH, CIRCA 1660

    Price Realised  

    ATTRIBUTED TO THOMAS WORTH, CIRCA 1660
    A gentleman, in black doublet, white lawn collar with tasseled band strings, long fair hair
    on parchment laid on playing card
    oval in a gilt-metal frame
    2 in. (50 mm.) high
    Inscribed on the playing card 'Painted by Thos: Worth'.


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    Provenance

    A. B. Grimaldi, Esq.; Christie's, London, 25 June 1968, lot 81 (as by the miniaturist DM).