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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 63

    DAVID PATON (BRITISH, FL. 1660-1695)

    Price Realised  

    DAVID PATON (BRITISH, FL. 1660-1695)
    Sir William Scott Bt.(1647-1725), son of Sir Francis Scott of Thirelstone and Lady Henrietta Scott, in lace cravat, curling wig
    on vellum
    oval in turned wood frame
    3 7/8 in. (98 mm.) high
    Paper labels on wood attached to reverse of the frame inscribed with sitter's details.


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    William (1674-1725) was the eldest son of Frances Scott and Lady Henrietta, daughter of William Kerr, 3rd Earl of Lothian. He was a member of the Faculty of Advocates in 1702; married firstly, Elizabeth, daughter of John Brisbane and Margaret, Baroness Napier, in 1699; and secondly, Jean daughter of Sir John Nisbet.

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    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 19 March 1986, lot 292A.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work is on vellum and not on paper as catalogued.