14 October 1998
CHARLES ROBERTSON (c. 1760-1821)
A Gentleman, facing left in brown coat, white waistcoat and red waistcoat, frilled cravat, powdered hair
oval, 2.3/8 in. (61 mm.) high, silver-gilt frame, the reverse with central glazed panel with blue glass surround
de la Hey; Sotheby's, London, 27 May 1968, lot 96 (£360 to Rappolt).
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D. Foskett, A Dictionary of British Miniature Painters, London, 1972, I, p. 472, illustrated II, pl. 296, no. 741.
Edinburgh, The Arts Council Gallery, British Portrait Miniatures, 1965, no. 304.
Offered for private sale, a work on paper that not only encapsulates the bond between two greats, but also seems to reference their workouts together
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