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    Sale 7398

    The Gordon Collection of Portrait Miniatures

    20 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 24

    Charles Beale Junior (British, 1660-c. 1714)

    A young gentleman, in brown silk cloak, white lace cravat, long curling brown hair

    Price Realised  

    Charles Beale Junior (British, 1660-c. 1714)
    A young gentleman, in brown silk cloak, white lace cravat, long curling brown hair
    on vellum
    oval, 2 3/16 in. (56 mm.) high, gold frame with spiral cresting


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    Provenance

    De la Hey Collection; Sotheby's, London, 27 May 1968, lot 58 (£400 to Twiston Davies).
    Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Twiston Davies; Sotheby's, London, 20 July 1981, lot 12.


    Literature

    D. Foskett, Collecting Miniatures, Woodbridge, 1979, illustrated p. 110, pl. 21F.
    D. Foskett, Miniatures: Dictionary and Guide, Woodbridge, 1987, illustrated p. 110, pl. 21F.


    Exhibited

    Edinburgh, The Arts Council Gallery, British Portrait Miniatures, 1965, no. 112 (lent by Major R.M.O. de la Hey).