14 October 1998
JAMES SCOULER (c. 1740-1812)
A Self-Portrait of the Artist, in profile to the right, in blue coat and waistcoat, white shirt with lace cuffs and frilled cravat, powdered wig en queue, holding a paintbrush in his right hand, his arms leaning on a drawing board
oval, 4.7/8 in. (124 mm.) high, turned wood frame
Miss Irene Howe; Sotheby's, London, 5 June 1972, lot 48 (£880 to Gibson).
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D. Foskett, Collecting Miniatures, Woodbridge, 1979, illustrated p. 287, pl. 73A.
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