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    Sale 7550

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    9 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 95

    JEAN-BAPTISTE VANACKER (BELGIAN, 1794-1863)

    A young Naval Captain, in uniform with white facings, gold buttons and gold epaulette, auburn hair and sideburns

    Price Realised  

    JEAN-BAPTISTE VANACKER (BELGIAN, 1794-1863)
    A young Naval Captain, in uniform with white facings, gold buttons and gold epaulette, auburn hair and sideburns
    signed and dated 'Vanacker 1827' (lower right)
    on ivory
    oval, 2 5/8 in. (59 mm.) high, copper mount


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    Provenance

    Bonhams, London, 21 November 1995, lot 132.


    Exhibited

    Brussels, Galerie de la Kredietbank, Autissier et le portrait miniature romantique en Belgique, 1998, p. 175, no. 87, illustrated in colour p. 111.