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    Sale 5857

    Old Master & British Pictures

    23 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 29

    English School, 1583

    Portrait of a lady, half-length, in a black and white dress embroidered with irises, with a ruff, and a ruby, diamond and pearl pendant

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    English School, 1583
    Portrait of a lady, half-length, in a black and white dress embroidered with irises, with a ruff, and a ruby, diamond and pearl pendant
    dated 'Ano Dni 1583.' (upper left), and inscribed 'Aetatis Sua 21' (upper right)
    oil on panel, unframed
    36½ x 25 1/8 in. (92.7 x 63.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Nicholas Davenport (1893-1979), Hinton Manor, Hinton Waldrist, Oxfordshire.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from The Olga Davenport Collection (Lots 1 & 29)