28 November 2006
NICHOLAS DIXON (BRITISH, FL. C. 1660-1708)
A young boy, in blue coat with slashed sleeves to reveal white, red cloak and lace cravat, long curling powdered hair
oval, 1 1/16 in. (27 mm.) high, gold frame with later brooch attachment, the reverse engraved with scrolling initials 'EMHLR' and dated 'July 26, 1686'
Christie's, London, 18 November 1969, lot 16 (125gns. to Limner).
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