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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 269

    JEREMIAH MEYER (BRITISH, 1735-1789)

    William Woodville (1733-1815) of Edge Hill, Co. Lancaster, in umber brown jacket, light green waistcoat, white frilled-linen shirt and cravat, powdered wig en queue

    Price Realised  

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    JEREMIAH MEYER (BRITISH, 1735-1789)
    William Woodville (1733-1815) of Edge Hill, Co. Lancaster, in umber brown jacket, light green waistcoat, white frilled-linen shirt and cravat, powdered wig en queue
    on ivory
    oval, 1 9/16 in. (40 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame with pearl surround, the reverse engraved 'William Woodville of Edge Hill Co Lancaster Esqre.. Born 1733 Died 1815'


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    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 27 November 1985, lot 95.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE LATE DR WILLIAM LINDSAY GORDON COLLECTION