Miniature portrait of an unknown Lady painted by the artist Gervase Spencer 1715?-1763 painter based in London

Miniature Portrait of an unknown Lady

Painted by the artist Gervase Spencer (1715?-1763)
Signed on the front GS 1763

A Lady, wearing pink dress with white underdress and pearl trim, a blue shawl draped about her shoulders, a pearl and lace choker at her neck, blue clip in her brown hair, drop pearl earrings enamel (damaged), signed on obverse with initials and dated, GS/ 1763, mounted in gold frame on a pin. Oval, 35mm. (1 3/8ins.) high. Provenance: Sotheby's, 7 May 1956.  Bonhams 22 Feb 2005, Lot 92

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