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    Sale 7731

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

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 272

    JOHN BARRY (BRITISH, FL. 1784-1827)

    A gentleman, in taupe-grey coat, white waistcoat with gold scalloped fly fringing, white frilled shirt and knotted cravat, powdered bag wig en queue

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JOHN BARRY (BRITISH, FL. 1784-1827)
    A gentleman, in taupe-grey coat, white waistcoat with gold scalloped fly fringing, white frilled shirt and knotted cravat, powdered bag wig en queue
    on ivory
    oval, 1 7/8 in. (48 mm.) high, gold mount


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    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 9 July 1986, lot 117.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE LATE DR WILLIAM LINDSAY GORDON COLLECTION