25 May 2004
ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1775
Edward Austin (1742-1838), in green coat with gold buttons, gold-bordered white waistcoat with lace cravat, powdered wig en queue
signed with initials 'AT.' (lower left)
oval, 1 7/16 in. (36 mm.) high, silver-gilt frame, the reverse engraved with the sitter's dates
Sotheby's, London, 19 December 1951, lot 207.
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