• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 77

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Portrait of an officer, traditionally identified as Admiral Lord George Keith Elphinstone, 1st Viscount Keith (1746-1823), small-half-length
    with inscription 'Admiral of the Red/Lord Keith K.B./1800 died 1828' (on the reverse of the panel)
    oil on canvas, laid down on panel
    9½ x 7½ in. (24 x 19 cm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.