9 December 2008
CHARLES ROBERTSON (IRISH, 1759-1821)
Mrs Ann Henry, in white dress with frilled collar, black choker, white scarf in her powdered hair falling in loose curls over her left shoulder; sky background
oval, 2 3/16 in. (55 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame, the reverse with gold paillons of stars on plaited hair ground
Bought by Edward Grosvenor Paine from Davies in May 1956.
Edward Grosvenor Paine (1911-1989) Collection, New Orleans, La., inv. no. 142; Sotheby's, London, 22 June 1981, lot 94.
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