20 November 2007
English School, circa 1815
A naval cadet, in black uniform with white collar, white shirt, black stock; pillar and seascape background
rectangular, 3 7/8 x 3 1/8 in. (98 x 80 mm.), gilt-metal frame
Edward Grosvenor Paine (1911-1989) Collection, New Orleans, La.; Sotheby's, London, 22 June 1981, lot 170 (£180).
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