A fine portrait of Arthur Shakespeare
A fine portrait of Arthur Shakespeare

JOHN SMART (1742-1811)

A fine portrait of Arthur Shakespeare

1787 United Kingdom

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Arthur Shakespeare wearing a mole coloured coat, yellow edged green waistcoat and white stock, his powdered hair en queue
signed with initials on the obverse and dated 1787
set in a gilt-metal frame with engraved reverse

The sketch for this miniature was sold at Christie's 17th December, 1936, lot 10
Good
An English Private Collection
Daphne Foskette, John Smart, 1964, p. 73
Dimensions
Height 4.00 cm (1.57 inches)
Stock Code
2677
Medium
watercolour on ivory
Signed/Inscribed
signed with initials on the obverse and dated 1787
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