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    Sale 7398

    The Gordon Collection of Portrait Miniatures

    20 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 17

    Lawrence Hilliard (British, 1581/82-1647/48)

    A gentleman, in black doublet, white lace ruff, curling brown hair, sideburns, moustache and pointed beard; blue background

    Price Realised  

    Lawrence Hilliard (British, 1581/82-1647/48)
    A gentleman, in black doublet, white lace ruff, curling brown hair, sideburns, moustache and pointed beard; blue background
    inscribed on blue background in gold 'Ano Dmni. 1629' (upper left)
    on vellum laid down on card
    oval, 2 in. (51 mm.) high, turned wood frame


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    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 22 March 1977, lot 64.
    Sotheby's, Amsterdam, 14 March 1983, lot 46.
    Sotheby's, London, 11 July 1983, lot 122.