A fine portrait of a young Lady in a  white dress, believed to be Sarah Siddons
A fine portrait of a young Lady in a  white dress, believed to be Sarah Siddons
A fine portrait of a young Lady in a  white dress, believed to be Sarah Siddons

EDWARD MILES (1752-1828)

A fine portrait of a young Lady in a white dress, believed to be Sarah Siddons

1790 United Kingdom

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A fine portrait of a young Lady in a white dress, believed to be Sarah Siddons
set in the original gold frame within blue glass border, the reverse glazed to reveal exhibition label of the Burlington Fine Arts Club, where it was exhibited as a work by Richard Cosway

This miniature bears a resemblance to an unfinished portrait attributed to Miles, now in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (cf. Robert Bayne Powell, 1985, no. 3803, p. 158 formerly in the collection of Crispin de Pass)

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Mr. Jeffrey Whitehead
Ernst Renton, 23 May 1884, £46/-/, as by Richard Cosway Charles E. Lees Collection, Bonhams, 20th November, 1997
The Burlington Fine Arts Club, 1889, case XVII, no. 17, as by Richard Cosway (lent by Jeffrey Whitehead)
Dimensions
Height 64.00 mm (2.52 inches)
Stock Code
2337
Medium
watercolour on ivory
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