Miniature Portrait of an unknown Lady
Painted by the artist Gervase Spencer (1715?-1763)
Signed on the front GS 1755
A Lady, wearing pale mauve open robe with white lace collar, fur stole, white fichu and mauve bonnet with white lace trim tied beneath her chin. Signed on the obverse with initials and dated GS/ 1755, gold frame with reeded edge. Oval, 44mm high. Bonhams 21 Nov 2007, Lot 149. Christies 15 June 2005, Lot 22.