Circle of John Linnell (1792-1882)
Portrait of a young man, half length, in a blue coat and white stock
oil on panel
20.5 x 16.3cm
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Among our usual strong showing of antique and decorative silver are a collection of 17th and 18th century bleeding bowls, two seal top spoons and a collection of Georgian sugar tongs. As well as this, there are numerous clocks, including a French gilt-bronze carriage clock by Paul Garnier, and a wide variety of objets d’art.
Sold for £21,000
Oil on panel. The panel is in plane and the paint layer is stable overall. There are some textural irregularities across the surface due to the panel texture and impacts to the surface. There are touches of overpaint across the surface. These are well matched in the background. The overpaint is visible in the sitter’s hair as dark strokes, reinforcing the composition in this area. The varnish is clear and glossy with some surface dirt present. Frame dimensions 27.5cm high, 25cm wide, 5cm deep
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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.
Due to Government guidance around social distancing, we are unable to offer general viewing of all items in our auction rooms. All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description.
Removal of Lots
All lots should be removed by 5pm on Friday 9 April 2021. Furniture lots remaining after this date will be removed to:
Perry Removals, Chapel End, Broxted, Essex CM6 2BW.
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