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    Sale 5857

    Old Master & British Pictures

    23 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    Circle of John Hamilton Mortimer, A.R.A. (Eastbourne 1740-1779 London)

    Portrait of a gentleman, full-length, seated in a brown coat, a book in his left hand, by a globe and a statue of Moses

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of John Hamilton Mortimer, A.R.A. (Eastbourne 1740-1779 London)
    Portrait of a gentleman, full-length, seated in a brown coat, a book in his left hand, by a globe and a statue of Moses
    oil on canvas
    30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    with Agnew's, London.
    David Kirkpatrick Este Bruce (1898-1977), U.S. Ambassador to France (1949-1952), West Germany (1957-1959), and the U.K. (1961-1969), from whom acquired by the present owner.