10 May 2006
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAIR OF REGENCY CIRCULAR BRONZE PORTRAIT PROFILE RELIEFS OF A LADY AND GENTLEMAN
BY PETER ROUW (1771-1852), 1817
The female portrait signed and dated under the truncation 'P Rouw 1817'; each in a square giltwood surround with suspension loop
6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) high, overall; 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) diam. (2)
Possibly portraits of Lord and Lady Thorold of Syston Park. We are grateful to Tim Knox for this informatiom.
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It has been suggested that the portraits are of Lord and Lady Thorold of Syston Park. We are grateful to Tim Knox for this information.
This lot is offered without reserve. 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.
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