14 October 1998
JAMES SCOULER (c. 1740-1812)
An Officer, facing right in blue coat with white turned back lapels edged in gold lace, white waistcoat, frilled cravat and black stock, powdered hair
signed and dated 'Scouler 1771' (lower right)
oval, 16 in. (39 mm.) high, silver-gilt bracelet clasp frame
Mrs M. Ballin; Sotheby's, London, 20 December 1965, lot 56 (£50 to W. A. Rappolt).
Edwin E. Simmons.
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D. Foskett, Collecting Miniatures, Woodbridge, 1979, illustrated opp. p. 136, colour pl. 10F.
D. Foskett, Miniatures: Dictionary and Guide, Woodbridge, 1987, illustrated opp. p. 136, colour pl. 10F.
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