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The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part II

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George Engleheart
KEW 1750 - 1829 BLACKHEATH
PORTRAIT OF MASTER JOSEPH MAY
Watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, gilt-metal frame;
signed with the artist's initial lower right: E, further signed, inscribed and dated on the backing card: G. Engleheart / N4 Hartford Street / Mayfair / Pinxit / 1809
84 by 68 mm.
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Provenance

Francis Chalmers, Edinburgh, by 1943;
his executor's sale, London, Christie's, 29 January 1946, lot 41;
Robert H. Rockliff, Eastbourne;
sale, London, Sotheby's, 11 November 1947, lot 89;
P.H. Stevens;
sale, London, Christie's, 25 November 1980, lot 78

Exhibited

Edinburgh, 1943

Literature

Williamson & Engleheart, 1902, p. 107

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part II

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