27 November 2007
RICHARD COSWAY R.A. (BRITISH, 1742-1821)
A young gentleman, in blue coat, white waistcoat and cravat, powdered hair; sky background
signed and dated in full on the backing paper 'Rdus Cosway R. A. Primarius Pictor Serenissimi Walliæ Principis Pinxit 1795'
oval, 2 5/16 in. (58 mm.) high, gold frame with blue glazed reverse
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Explore an extraordinary array of objects from antiquity to the 20th century to be offered during Classic Week in London from 3–12 July
What leading art, technology and finance specialists said at the inaugural Art +Tech Summit at Christie’s in London
From Connecticut to Kent in southeast England, homes with links to such classic works as Desire under the Elms, Lord of the Flies and The Deep Blue Sea