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    Sale 7398

    The Gordon Collection of Portrait Miniatures

    20 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 3

    Franciszek Smiadecki (Anglo-Polish, fl. c. 1664)

    A gentleman, in black cloak, white lawn collar with tassels, moustache and long greying hair

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    Franciszek Smiadecki (Anglo-Polish, fl. c. 1664)
    A gentleman, in black cloak, white lawn collar with tassels, moustache and long greying hair
    oil on copper, three of spades backing card
    oval, 3 in. (76 mm.) high, silver frame with spiral cresting


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, London, 13 June 1929, lot 132 (as Oliver Cromwell).
    E. J. Clark Collection; Sotheby's, London, 26 November 1973, lot 81 (£1,100 to W. H. D. Campbell).
    Sotheby's, London, 15 November 1982, lot 40.