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Auguste Edouart (French, 1789-1861), a silhouette portrait group of Mr and Mrs Andrew Tawse and Son, portrayed full length, Mrs Tawse dangling her son whilst Mr Tawse entertains him with his pocket watch, inscribed verso "Silhouette portraits of Mr and Mrs Andrew Tawse and Son by Auguste Edouart June 1830" and further inscribed "On the back of each silhouette is the name in Auguste Edouarts (sic) handwriting as follows:- "Andrew Taswe Esq. W.S. 61 York Place Edinburgh 11 June 1830 / Mrs Andrew Tawse, Edinburgh 11 June 1830 / Andrew Charles Tawse 1830", in a rosewood frame. 27.5cm by 21.5cm, £300-500

Lot 339

Auguste Edouart (French, 1789-1861), a silhouette portrait group of Mr and Mrs Andrew Tawse and Son, portrayed full length, Mrs Tawse dangling her son whilst Mr Tawse entertains him with his pocket watch, inscribed verso "Silhouette portraits of Mr and Mrs Andrew Tawse and Son by Auguste Edouart June 1830" and further inscribed "On the back of each silhouette is the name in Auguste Edouarts (sic) handwriting as follows:- "Andrew Taswe Esq. W.S. 61 York Place Edinburgh 11 June 1830 / Mrs Andrew Tawse, Edinburgh 11 June 1830 / Andrew Charles Tawse 1830", in a rosewood frame. 27.5cm by 21.5cm, £300-500

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