Richard Crosse (1742-1810)

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Richard Crosse (1742-1810)

An officer called General Wren, facing right in scarlet uniform with gold-bordered blue facings, gold epaulettes, black cravat, powdered hair, his arms resting on the butt of his sword, landscape background

oval, 6 1/2in. (165mm.) high, turned wood frame
Provenance
Sotheby's, 31 July 1961, lot 71
Literature
L. R. Schidlof, The Miniature in Europe, Graz, 1964, I, p. 174, II, pp. 937-938, ill. III, pl. 146, no. 272
Exhibited
Vienna, Albertina, Meisterwerke der europäischen Miniaturmalerei von 1750 bis 1850, 1965, no. 62

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