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    Sale 12040

    Interiors

    14 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 416

    English School, early 18th Century

    Miss Bertie, of Low Leyton, Lincolnshire, as a young girl, half-length, in a blue dress with white chemise holding flowers and with flowers in her hair

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    English School, early 18th Century
    Miss Bertie, of Low Leyton, Lincolnshire, as a young girl, half-length, in a blue dress with white chemise holding flowers and with flowers in her hair
    with identifying inscription (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas, oval
    26 x 22 in. (66 x 55.8 cm.); in a George III carved and gilded frame


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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.