2 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE LATE DR WILLIAM LINDSAY GORDON COLLECTION
THOMAS FORSTER (ENGLISH, C. 1677-1712)
A young lady, in satin open gown fastened with a gem-set brooch, ruffled shift, satin mantle, long curling hair
plumbago on vellum
oval, 4 3/8 in. (112 mm.) high, ebonised turned wood frame with gilt-wood interior border, the backing paper of the frame inscribed 'L. Ferriere 1T586.'
Christie's, London, 18 December 1979, lot 5.
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