Francis Hayman 1708-1776

Francis Hayman 1708-1776 SOLD General Robert Clive receiving the homage of the Nawab Mir Jafar after the Battle of Plassey c.1761-2 Oil on canvas, 20 x 203/4 ins. (50.8 x 60.5 cm) Inscribed indistinctly on stretcher: ‘F.M. Wor… RA’ 1 Provenance Private collection, U.S.A., until 2012 Literature: Brian Allen, Francis Hayman (New Haven & London,…

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Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA

Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (1723-1792) Peregrine Bertie, 3rd Duke of Ancaster (1714-1778) SOLD Oil on canvas 30 x 25 inches (76.25 x 63.5 cm) Provenance: painted for the sitter but probably given to his father-in-law Thomas Panton (1700-1782); by descent to Jones Panton (c. 1790-1830) of Plas Gwyn, Pentraeth, Anglesey; by descent to his daughter…

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‘A Box of Delights’

Frederick James Porter

Our winter selection ‘A Box of Delights’ is now available online This eclectic selection of drawings and paintings has been especially put together for winter 2018. Including everything from portraits to interiors, spanning late eighteenth century Italy to early twentieth century Britain via late nineteenth century India, it is a real box of delights, with…

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J Ward

John Ward, R.A. (British 1917-2007) £2500 KT 187 Still Life with Marigolds Signed and dated l.r.: John Ward/1995, watercolour over pencil with white chalk on grey paper 18.5 x 27.2 cm Exhibited Mall Galleries, ‘The Discerning Eye’, 1990 This charming drawing is a fine example of Ward at his fluent best. The artist’s work can…

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Circle of Samuel Shelley

Attributed to Samuel Shelley A lady wearing a mob cap sewing £750 Grey wash over pencil with pen and brown ink, on laid paper with a partial Strasburg Lily watermark, indistinctly  inscribed verso: .amk(?)/.-.-., mounted, unframed 18.9 x 12 cm The lady in this drawing appears to be using an embroidery frame. Return to Winter Selection

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English School late18th Century

English School late 18th Century On the Tiber about 4 or 5 miles above Ponte Molle, Rome £2500 KT 148 Watercolour over traces of graphite, inscribed in pencil verso: On the Tiber about/4 or 5 miles above/Ponte Mole-/…. 27.5 x 37.5 cm Provenance Possibly Sir William Forbes, 6th Bt. of Moneymusk and from 1781 that…

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Mrs Augusta Innes Withers

Mrs Augusta Innes Withers (British, 1792–1877) A white hen with her chicks £1800 Signed and inscribed on pink ribbon: Mrs Withers 26 Grove Place. Delt., watercolour with gum arabic 12 x 23.9 cm The artist was the daughter of a chaplain to the Prince Regent and became Botanical Painter to Queen Adelaide. Henry Rogers Broughton…

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Attributed to Frederick James Porter

Attributed to Frederick James Porter A snowy square £3600 Oil on canvas, in an early 20th century gold painted wood frame  46 x 30.5 cm; 60 x 45 cm framed  This most probably depicts either the west side of Russell Square or Brunswick Square, which was demolished in the 1960’s to make way for the Brunswick Shopping Centre and the north…

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