William Egley (1798-1870)
Portrait of a gentleman, bust length, in a grey coat and blue stock
signed and dated 1843 verso, miniature on ivory
5.8 x 4.6cm, in an ebonised frame with gilt-metal slip
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Sold for £280
The ivory appears a little warped or uneven. A very small brown speck of what appears to be damage close to the left edge on the shoulder of his coat. Possibly a tiny white speck of paint loss in the background to the left of his head. A dark grey spot on the coat in lower left corner. A few flecks of dust under the glass. Not seen outside of glazed frame.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Wed, 31st Mar 2021
We are very excited to share the online catalogue for our forthcoming Fine Interiors sale featuring almost 900 lots of furniture, works of art, paintings and silver. Our first sale of 2021 offers a selection of the very best in classical and contemporary furnishings from all over the globe, including a strong showing of country and vernacular pieces, as well as vibrant and bright Chinoiserie and florally themed lots, which are perfect for the beginning of Spring and the more hopeful months to come.
An exciting new development for the department is the introduction of the Fine Interiors Journal, a companion guide offering an overview of the sale complete with links directly to the relevant sections of the online catalogue.
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