20 November 2007
English School, circa 1790
A young gentleman, in blue coat, white waistcoat, white cravat, long brown curling hair
oval, 2 7/16 in. (69 mm.) high, gilt-metal fausse-montre frame, the reverse with blue glass
Christie's, London, 15 June 1982, lot 129.
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