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Lot 739

Wednesday 27 Nov, 2019 - 10.00am

Charles Shirreff (1750-1831) - Miniature shoulder length portrait of John Kilby wearing a blue coat with red collar, on ivory, in gold coloured metal oval frame with domed glass, the reverse set with plaited hair, 2.875ins x 2ins overall

Note: John Kilby was christened on 15th April 1759 at Fritwell, Oxfordshire. He married Ann Gomm on 1st December 1788 at Ascot-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire. He was the father of the Reverend Thomas Kilby (1794-1868)

Provenance: Ellison Fine Art, 7 Ledborough Wood, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 2DJ, 19th March 2013

Note 2: Please be aware that according to CITES Regulations, it will be necessary to acquire an export licence to export this lot of ivory outside the EU. It will NOT be possible to export this lot of ivory to the USA

Estimate £500 - 700 Sold for £400

Plus buyers premium of 24% ยป