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PROPERTY OF A LADY

George Beare
PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER OF THE 2ND DRAGOON GUARDS
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 GBP
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PROPERTY OF A LADY

George Beare
PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER OF THE 2ND DRAGOON GUARDS
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 GBP
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Details & Cataloguing

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George Beare
SALISBURY 1708 - 1749
PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER OF THE 2ND DRAGOON GUARDS
signed and dated, lower right: Geo: Beare pinx / 1744 -
oil on canvas
127 by 101.5 cm.; 50 by 40 in.
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Provenance

Colonel Alexander Ridgway, Sheplegh Court, Devon;
his sale, London, Christie's, 14th January 1886, lot 92, (as G Beare 1755), bt. by Eno for 10 guineas;
Colonel Michael Alexander Wilsone Swinfen Broun (1858-1948), Swinfen Hall, Litchfield:
sale of his deceased estate, London, Christie's, 10th October 1948, lot 92, (bt. by the present owner for 20 guineas)

Literature

N. Surry, George Beare: Catalogue for the Pallant House Exhibition, Chichester 1989, p. 13 (illus., no. 5);
A. Cormack, 'Portrait of an Officer, c. 1747, by George Beare', Journal of the Society for Army Historical Research, Spring 1993, Vol. LXXI, no. 285, pp. 24-25 (illus.)

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