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Details & Cataloguing

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part II

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John Smart
LONDON 1741 - 1811
PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN
Watercolour and bodycolour on ivory, gold frame with plated hair border, glazed reverse;
signed lower right: J.S. / 178(?)
48 by 36 mm
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Provenance

Sale, London, Christie's, 31 March 1981, lot 134

Catalogue Note

The date on this miniature is partly concealed by the mount, but it must date from the early years of Smart's Indian period (1785-1795).

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part II

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London