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    Sale 7398

    The Gordon Collection of Portrait Miniatures

    20 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 102

    George Hargreaves (British, 1797-1870)

    A young lady, in white off-the-shoulder dress with pink sash and pink bows on puffed sleeves, gem-set gold brooch pinned at corsage, gold necklace tucked into sash, dark hair upswept and dressed in ringlets; sky background

    Price Realised  

    George Hargreaves (British, 1797-1870)
    A young lady, in white off-the-shoulder dress with pink sash and pink bows on puffed sleeves, gem-set gold brooch pinned at corsage, gold necklace tucked into sash, dark hair upswept and dressed in ringlets; sky background
    signed on reverse 'Geo Hargreaves L'pool'
    oval, 3 3/16 in. (81 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame, the reverse with plaited hair
    inscribed on a paper label on the reverse, 'signed reverse Geo Hargreaves L'pool'


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, London, 10 December 1979, lot 211.