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Captain Hoggins, by Frederick Buck (1771-1840). circa 1805.

Oval, in a gilt-metal mount and rectangular lacquer frame, 7.7cm.
Captain Hoggins was a soldier and brother of Sarah Hoggins, who married Henry, 10th Earl, and later 1st Marquess of Exeter, as his second wife. Due to her relatively humble background, she became known as ‘the Cottage Countess’.
Fredrick Buck was an Irish miniaturist.


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