Lot 219: JOHN MIERS AND S. HOUGHTON: GROUP OF SIX PORTRAITS
October 29, 2016
JOHN MIERS AND S. HOUGHTON: GROUP OF SIX PORTRAITS
Ink on plaster, with églomisé borders; comprising an assembled pair of Colonel, the Hon. George Napier and Lady Sarah Napier, he with Miers trade label; a young Noble woman, with Miers trade label on reverse; another lady wearing a hat, attributed to Miers; Gen. Tarlton with trade label of S. Houghton; and a young gentleman, attributed to Houghton and Bruce. All approx. 7 1/8 x 6 in.
Provenance: Napiers, Hickman Collection; Nevill Jackson Collection, Christie''s, South Kensington, December 5, 1993. Noblewoman: Sotheby''s Parke Bernet, March 15, 1982, Lot 3. Lady in Hat, Bonhams, London, September 11, 1995, Lot 41. Gen. Tarlton, Bonhams, London, February 21, 1996, Lot 87. Young Gentleman, Bonhams, London, February 21, 1998, Lot 16.
Property from the Estate of Paula Peyraud