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    Sale 5126

    British, Continental & Russian Pictures

    31 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1232

    Circle of Francis Alleyne (fl.1774-1790)

    Portrait of Thomas Allason (1790-1852), three-quarter-length, in a white dress with a blue waistband, holding a wooden spinning-top in her left hand

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Francis Alleyne (fl.1774-1790)
    Portrait of Thomas Allason (1790-1852), three-quarter-length, in a white dress with a blue waistband, holding a wooden spinning-top in her left hand
    with inscription 'THOMAS ALLASON/1790-1852/BY FRANCIS ALLEYNE' (on a label attached to the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    25¼ x 21¼ in. (64.1 x 54 cm.)


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