Miniature Portrait of an unknown Gentleman
Painted by the artist Gervase Spencer (1715?-1763)
Signed on the front GS 1749
A young gentleman, in blue coat, gold-embroidered white waistcoat, white lace cravat, powdered wig en queue. Signed with initials and dated 'G S. 1749' (mid-right), on ivory. Oval, 1 11/16 in. high, gold frame with jasper reverse. Christies, 9 December 2008, Lot 201.