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Silhouette of William Fairfax Spofforth Dated 1836

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Silhouette of William Fairfax Spofforth Dated 1836 Mr Raper  Lichfield Staffordshire %%alt5%% %%alt6%%
A full length bronzed silhouette of William Fairfax Spofforth (1829-1868), aged seven, wearing a gilt figured uniform, buttoned tunic with wide, frilled collar, checked neckerchief, peaked cap and holding a riding crop. The work is housed in a maple frame.

Painted on card and inscribed verso 'William Fairfax Spofforth/ This likeness taken/ June 22nd 1836/ Dorothy Spofforth/ Seven Years Old/ Done by Mr. Raper'. A newspaper excerpt dated 10 December 1841 identifies Mr Raper as a 'Profile Painter' (please see photographs).

The sitter, William Fairfax Spofforth, was baptised at Lichfield September 1829. He became a skilled surgeon and married Anne Vale, a daughter of the Sheriff of Lichfield. They had eight children. William died in 1868, aged 39.

Provenance: Bonhams, 'Portrait Miniatures and Silhouettes', 7 Oct 2003, Lot 14.

Dimensions (framed):-

Height: 25.5cm

Width: 20.5cm

Depth: 2.5cm
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£545.00  UK
$699.40  USA
645.50  EU
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Category Antique Pictures / Engravings / Art Period William IV Antiques Origin English Item code as1132a649 / 7629 Status For Sale

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