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English School

English-School

English School, late 18th Century

Portrait of a girl in winter clothes, a muff and an elaborate ostrich feather bonnet

Watercolour over pencil, dated 1797 verso, with a painted border

15.5 x 11.7 cm

Kitchen

English School, late 18th Century

A Kitchen

Watercolour heightened with gum arabic on card

8 x 12 cm

Provenance
Augusta Raymond-Barker of Fairford Park, by family descent until 2016

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English School, c. 1817

Paestum

Watercolour and pencil on paper watermarked TURKEY MILLS/J WHATMAN/1817

48 x 60 cm

£3,500

Watercolour and pencil on paper watermarked TURKEY MILLS/J WHATMAN/1817

48 x 60 cm

All three Doric temples at Paestum can be seen in this drawing: a few foreshortened columns of the Basilica in the right foreground; then the Temple of Neptune, the main subject of the drawing; and in the distance, in pencil, the Temple of Ceres.