Annie Dixon The Lady Mary Montagu 1854-1934

Mary was the eldest daughter of the 6th Duke of Manchester, a Captain in the Grenedier Guards, who was married in 1852 to Countess Louise Fredericke Augusta, daughter of Comte d’Alten of Hanover. She had two brothers and two younger sisters.George, the eldest boy, was born in London in 1853. He grew up to become a Captain in the Royal Irish Fusiliers and M.P. for Huntingdonshire 1877-1880. At the age of two, he succeeded to the Dukedom as his father died in 1855. In 1876 he was married, in New York, to Maria Consuela Yznaga Del Valle (1859-1909). Their eldest son, William Angus Drogo, Lord Kimbolton, born 1877, eventually became the 9th. Duke when George died in Tanderagee castle, Armagh, in 1892. Lady Mary Louisa Elizabeth, married in 1873, the 12th. Duke of Hamilton and Brandon. He died in 1895 and two years later she married again, Robert Carnaby Foster of Easton Park, Wickham Market, Suffolk.

Dimensions: Oval 3 1/4 inches high.

Price Guide: D

Item Reference: 15

 
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S.T.Roche circa 1785-90 A young boy in a blue coat.

A young boy wearing a dark blue coat and white shirt with frilled collar. The miniature is set in the original split pearl surround locket frame with brooch pin reverse.

Dimensions: Oval 2 inches high.

Price Guide: C

Item Reference: 24

 
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Annie Dixon George Victor Drogo Viscount Manderville c 1865.

A lovely portrait of the young Viscount, set in a gilt locket frame,

Dimensions: Oval 3 1/4 inches high

Price Guide: C

Item Reference: 27

 
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Frederick Ludwig Von Goldenau Vieth 1768-1848 Two young children

This is a delightful portrait of two young siblings with their pet dog. They are shown with their arms around each other, the elder sister is holding their pet safely as he sits patiently to be painted. The miniature is inscribed 'Vieth' on the reverse and is set in the original gilt frame.

Dimensions: Rectangular 4 inches by three and a quarter inches.

Price Guide: C

Item Reference: 33

 
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Henry Edridge A.R.A. A young child with fair hair.

One of Edridge's most attractive miniatures, the young girl is seated, her lap full of flowers, in a woodland scene with mountains in the background.It is set in a period locket frame with a hair panel reverse having a blue glass central oval, bearing the initials 'J.G.'in seed pearls.

Dimensions: Oval 3 inches high.

Price Guide: E

Item Reference: 48

 
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P. Henderson 1811. A young girl wearing a large hat.

This is the daughter of number 64, also by Henderson. This miniature is signed and dated on the backing paper and is set in a locket frame with solid reverse.Henderson exhibited at the R.A. from 1799 to 1829.

Dimensions: Oval 3 inches high.

Price Guide: B

Item Reference: 75

 
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Thomas Hazelhurst circa 1790 Mary Harrop as a young girl.

This charming portrait is one of the prettiest by Hazelhurst we have seen. Set in the original locket frame with a solid reverse which has the name of the sitter engraved.

Dimensions: Oval 2 3/4 inches high.

Price Guide: D

Item Reference: 79

 
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English School circa 1800. Girl in a green hat.

English School c. 1800. Delightful portrait of a young girl wearing a large turquoise hat trimmed with feathers and ribbons. It is set in a period locket frame with hair panel reverse.

Dimensions: Oval 3 inches high.

Price Guide: B

Item Reference: 99

 
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Patrick mcMoreland, Harriet Blackburn.1796.

Patrick Mc. Moreland, signed with initials and dated 1796. Portrait of Harriet Blackburne in white and carrying flowers.The miniature is set in a period gilt locket frame with hair panel reverse.

Dimensions: Oval 2 3/5 inches high.

Price Guide: D

Item Reference: 104

 
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Mrs James Fairfield circa 1850. A brother and sister.

Mrs James Fairfield c. 1850. Charming double portrait of a brother and sister, set in a period brooch and locket frame with hair panel reverse.

Dimensions: Ornate oval 2 1/4 inches high.

Price Guide: B

Item Reference: 115

 
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