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    Sale 5410

    The Sunday Sale

    20 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 185

    CIRCLE OF SIR PETER LELY (BRITISH, 1618-1680)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CIRCLE OF SIR PETER LELY (BRITISH, 1618-1680)
    Portrait of a lady, traditionally identified as Lucy Walter or Lucy Barlow (c.1630-1658), small-bust-length, in a red dress
    indistinctly inscribed 'Lucy Water [sic].../Sir Peter Lely'
    oil on copper, oval
    5 x 4 in. (12.6 x 10.2 cm.)


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