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    Sale 7731

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

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 230

    JOHN SMART (BRITISH, 1742/43-1811)

    Miss Gordon, in lace-bordered pink dress, pink ribbon tied around her neck, gauze cap trimmed with pink ribbon covering her dark hair

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JOHN SMART (BRITISH, 1742/43-1811)
    Miss Gordon, in lace-bordered pink dress, pink ribbon tied around her neck, gauze cap trimmed with pink ribbon covering her dark hair
    signed with initials and dated 'J.S. 1764.' (lower left)
    on ivory
    oval, 1¼ in. (32 mm.) high, gold frame


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, London, 15 July 1968, lot 124.