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    Sale 7550

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    9 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 145

    CHARLES ROBERTSON (IRISH, 1759-1821)

    Mrs Ann Henry, in white dress with frilled collar, black choker, white scarf in her powdered hair falling in loose curls over her left shoulder; sky background

    Price Realised  

    CHARLES ROBERTSON (IRISH, 1759-1821)
    Mrs Ann Henry, in white dress with frilled collar, black choker, white scarf in her powdered hair falling in loose curls over her left shoulder; sky background
    on ivory
    oval, 2 3/16 in. (55 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame, the reverse with gold paillons of stars on plaited hair ground


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    Provenance

    Bought by Edward Grosvenor Paine from Davies in May 1956.
    Edward Grosvenor Paine (1911-1989) Collection, New Orleans, La., inv. no. 142; Sotheby's, London, 22 June 1981, lot 94.