JOHN SMART (BRITISH, 1742/1743-1811)
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JOHN SMART (BRITISH, 1742/1743-1811)

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JOHN SMART (BRITISH, 1742/1743-1811)
James Johnson, in scarlet coat, yellow waistcoat and white lace cravat, powdered hair en queue
signed with initials and dated 'J.S. / 1776.' (lower left)
on ivory
oval, 1.5/8 in. (41 mm.) high, silver-gilt bracelet clasp frame
Provenance
Christie's, London, 23 March 1990, lot 128.
Special notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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