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    Sale 12040

    Interiors

    14 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 413

    English School, 18th century

    Portrait of Charles Bertie II, of Uffington, aged 19, 1725, married Mary, daughter of John Norborn, buts-length, in a blue coat with white collar and gold-embroidered pale-yellow waistcoat

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    English School, 18th century
    Portrait of Charles Bertie II, of Uffington, aged 19, 1725, married Mary, daughter of John Norborn, buts-length, in a blue coat with white collar and gold-embroidered pale-yellow waistcoat
    inscribed 'Chas: bertie Esqr; AEtatis 19. 1723,/of Uffington, in the/ County of Lincoln.' (upper left) and with the sitter's coat of arms and motto 'VIRTUS ARIETE FORTIOR' (upper left)
    oil on canvas, oval
    30 5/8 x 26 ½ in. (78 x 67.1 cm.); in a George III carved and gilded gadrooned frame
    (2)Sold together with a portrait of the Marquis of Lindsey (1686-1742) in a red coat by Charles D'Agar (1669-1723)


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    Provenance

    By descent in the sitter's family to Montague Peregrine Albemarle Bertie, 12th Earl of Lindsey (1861- 1938), of Uffington House, Lincolnshire, and by descent to his daughter,
    Lady Muriel Felicia Vere Barclay-Harvey (1893-1980), Ayton Castle, Berwickshire.