Wed, 26th Oct 2011 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Implacable)

 
  Lot 37
 

37

A RARE WAX PROFILE PORTRAIT OF SIR WILLIAM...

A RARE WAX PROFILE PORTRAIT OF SIR WILLIAM HAMILTON
shoulder-length, facing left wearing a red coat with partial Order of the Bath visible, lace stock and powdered wig, mounted in a roundel glazed frame (repair through shoulder) -- 6in. (15cm.) overall

Sold for £682
Estimated at £150 - £200

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Further to the catalogue description, repaired and re-mounted, colour probably refreshed, still presents well.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
A RARE WAX PROFILE PORTRAIT OF SIR WILLIAM HAMILTON
shoulder-length, facing left wearing a red coat with partial Order of the Bath visible, lace stock and powdered wig, mounted in a roundel glazed frame (repair through shoulder) -- 6in. (15cm.) overall