Miniature Portrait of an unknown Gentleman
Painted by the artist Gervase Spencer (1715?-1763)
Signed on the front GS 1759
A Gentleman, wearing blue coat, white waistcoat, frilled chemise and stock, his hair powdered and worn en queue and tied with a black ribbon. Signed on the obverse and dated, GS/ 1759, gold frame with pearl border. Oval, 32mm high. Bonhams 11 Sept 2007, Lot 38.