10 December 2002
RICHARD COSWAY, R.A. (1742-1821)
A young gentleman, facing right in blue coat with gold buttons and black collar, white waistcoat and frilled cravat, powdered hair
signed and dated on the backing paper 'Rdus: Cosway R .A. Primarius Pictor Serenissimi Walliæ Principi Pinxit 1799'
oval, 2 7/8 in. (72 mm.) high, silver-gilt frame with glazed reverse
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 23 July 1979, lot 232.
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