1 - 2 September 2009
Property from Dover Hall decorated by Todd Yoggy
This lot is offered without a reserve
Circle of Edward Bower (British, active 1629-1666/7)
Portraits of Sir Nicholas Miller and his wife Anne Style, both standing full length
the first with inscription 'Sir Nicholas Miller Rt. Born. 1592-Died 1658.' (lower left); the second with inscription 'Anne Style./Wife of Sir Nicholas. Miller. died 1673.' (lower left)
each oil on canvas
each 79¼ x 45 in. (201.2 x 114.3 cm.) (2)
Property from Oxon Hoath and Kinloch House; Sale, Christie's South Kensington, 22 September 1999, lot 546.
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Please note that the attribution in the catalogue should read: Manner of Edward Bower.
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