John Barry (fl.1784-1827)
Portrait of a gentleman with a powdered curled wig, wearing a grey-green coat with blue and gold lapels and white stock
miniature on ivory, silver-gilt frame with paste set border
5.4 x 4.1cm
Provenance: Albert Kende, Vienna, 35th Auction, 26 March 1917, lot 12;
Sotheby's, London, 17 May 1976, lot 118;
Christie's, London, 14 October 1998, Lot 39.
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Sold for £850
A little warped. Occasional very light surface scratches especially on the coat and sleeve. Some jewels are mismatched and there is brown glue visible around a few. The case is worn and dirty. Old stickers verso. A chip to the glass lower left.
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