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FRANCIS SYKES (BRITISH, FL. C. 1746 - 1763)
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FRANCIS SYKES (BRITISH, FL. C. 1746 - 1763)

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FRANCIS SYKES (BRITISH, FL. C. 1746 - 1763)
A young lady, in white dress and white surcoat with yellow border
signed and dated 'F: Sykes / 1765' (lower left)
on ivory
oval, 1.3/8 in. (36 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame with woven hair reverse
Provenance
Christie's, London, 18 June 1974, lot 63.
With D. S. Lavender (Antiques) Ltd., in 1994.
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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