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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1558

    WILLIAM JOHN THOMSON, 1831

    Price Realised  

    WILLIAM JOHN THOMSON, 1831
    Charlotte Trotter, in off-the-shoulder blue dress, a patterned stole over her shoulder, her hair dressed in ringlets and topknot
    signed, inscribed and dated on accompanying letter '...Painted by W.J. Thomson September 1831 _ Edinburgh /...', in fitted brown leather case
    octagonal, 3¼ x 2½ in. (82 x 63 mm.); two miniatures of members of the Tullo Family including Mary Wilson, on photographic bases (A. Swan Watson FRPS); and a photographs of Isabella Mills (4)


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    Charlotte was the fifth daughter of David Knox, Surgeon of Edinburgh, and Isabel Hepburn. She married Thomas Trotter, a merchant in Edinburgh and had a son William and a daughter St. Clair Skene Knox.

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