London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
The Property of the Estate of the late Lord Farnham
English School, circa 1815
A young gentleman seated beside a boy: the former in brown coat, white waistcoat and trousers holding an open book; the latter wearing a blue coat, white waistcoat and blue cravat holding a flageolet; landscape background
watercolour on ivory, in a fitted red leather case
rectangular, 4 7/8 x 4½ in. (124 x 114 mm.)
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