18 November 2004
THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE MRS T. CONWAY
John Downman, A.R.A. (1750-1824)
Portrait of Emily Adolphus, aged eleven, bust-length
pencil, coloured chalks and stump, heightened with touches of white, circular
9 in. (22.8 cm.) diam.
with Morton Morris and Company, London.
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