A rare portrait by George Englehart of Thomas Langlois Lefroy, the young Jane Austen's "Irish Friend" is being sold by portrait miniature specialists Judy & Brian Harden. It will be offered at the Grosvenor House Art & Antiques Fair between June 12th and 18th.
An article on the sale of the portrait can be found at the Independent Books site.
(With acknowledgement to the wonderful Austen blog Becoming Jane fansite for this information).
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