British & Continental Art Auction

September 15 - 20, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 98
James Elder Christie (1847-1914), Scottish
  • James Elder Christie (1847-1914), Scottish
  • James Elder Christie (1847-1914), Scottish
  • James Elder Christie (1847-1914), Scottish

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James Elder Christie (1847-1914), Scottish

GIRL WATCHING A TOAD ON A GOLD BALL

Oil on canvas; signed lower right
50.5 x 37.5 in — 126.4 x 95.3 cm

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

James Elder Christie was a portrait and genre painter. Christie received his artistic training at art school in Paisley and South Kensington. He became known for his portraits, paintings of children, moral allegories and illustrations to the poetry of Robert Burns.

Provenance:

Estate Collection, Woodville, ONtario