20 November 2007
Roger Jean (British, c. 1783-1828)
A lady, in white dress with short lace-bordered sleeves, seated on gilt-metal studded red leather chair, holding a book in her right hand, upswept dark hair; pillar, balustrade, foliage and sky background
signed and dated in pencil on the reverse with the address 'R. Jean pinxt 1803 29 Brewer Street Golden Square London'
oval, 3 7/8 in. (98 mm.) high, framed
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