11 April 2002
EDWARD MILES (1752-1828)
A gentleman facing right in grey coat with brass buttons, white waistcoat and frilled cravat, powdered hair en queue; and his young son, facing right in white shirt with large frilled collar and red jacket, curling fair hair (by Thomas Hull)
the latter signed 'Hu[ll]' (lower right)
ovals, 1 5/8 in. (42 mm.) high, gold bracelet clasp frames with cushion shaped old brilliant cut diamond surrounds (2)
With S. J. Phillips Ltd., London, 1972, acquired by
Dr Anton C. R. Dreesmann (inventory no. F-109).
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