British Paintings Online Auction

July 10, 2014

LOT 89

Lot 89

William Shayer Sr. (1787-1879)

William Shayer Sr. (1787-1879)
Lot 89 Details
William Shayer Sr. (1787-1879), British


Oil on canvas; signed and dated 1840 lower left
30" x 25" — 76.2 x 63.5 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $6,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Arthur Ackermann & Sons, London;
The Cooling Galleries, London;
John Noott Fine Paintings and Works of Art, Worcestershire, England from whom purchased by the present Private Collection, North Carolina in December 2000;
With Durrett Studio & Gallery, Marietta, GA
Private Collection, North Carolina


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LOT 89

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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