• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5695

    Christie's Interiors

    13 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 396

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY

    FOUR PORTRAIT MINIATURES RELATING TO THE MILLER FAMILY

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    ENGLISH SCHOOL, LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY
    FOUR PORTRAIT MINIATURES RELATING TO THE MILLER FAMILY
    Comprising Grizel Lady Miller of Glenlee painted by W.J. Thomson, 1819 on ivory in rectangular frame; Grizel painted by John Bogle circa 1790, on ivory in oval mount, signed, a portrait of John Miller of Stewart 1789-1863, circa 1851, on ivory in folding frame, a pair of miniatures of General James Miller dated 1850 and a bust called Arthur Wellesley Miller
    first 3½ in. (9 cm.) high (5)


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